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Friday, July 14, 2017
Was it biting off more than they could chew—or a really smart, sweeping culture change designed to improve resident care and drive efficiency to the bottom line? Judging from their incredible adoption success, Maple Lawn Medical Care (Coldwater MI) made the right decisions to implement a new EHR system (PointClickCare) and, at ...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Lodge Health and Rehabilitation Center in Ocala, Fla. (a Greystone Health Network skilled nursing facility) is confident that their residents are receiving better care with Constant Care Technology’s CareConnection vitals integration to PointClickCare. Director of Nursing Tiffany Hafer says her team has experienced not o...
Friday, May 12, 2017
Customers are asking for more efficient, mistake-proof ways to capture and document vitals--Constant Care Technology delivers that and so much more--powerful readmission prevention alerting features. Learn more: Constant Care Solution Video
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
What would you do with 15 extra hours every day? "Improve care" says the team at The Lodge at Mills River, one of Sanstone Health's premiere buildings in North Carolina. "Vitals are vital--they are the primary indicators of resident health. Changes in those vitals are the first step in triggering care plan interventions" remarks...
Friday, March 17, 2017
Yes, we heard you when you asked for an easy-to-use and right-priced automated vitals monitor that "talks" to your EHR. We heard you when you asked for a ruggedized "nurse on a stick" that could survive in a skilled nursing building and included a holder for disinfecting wipes. We heard you when you ask...
Monday, December 12, 2016
SMART*Technology's predictive analytics delivers alerts of those subtle changes in condition that indicate incipient patient health crisis. SMART* technology scrubs the daily measurements sent from CareConnection's vitals integration to the SNF's EMR system, ferreting out those combinations of markers that indicate the potential for infection, s...
Monday, October 17, 2016
“Ready your weapons,” entreats Cynthia Morton, Executive Director of NASL, the group that influences legislation to favor the LTPAC industry, as she tells us that “the new mantra of CMS, Triple Aim, is the bedrock principle of the national quality strategy and forms the basis for the changes in legislated healthcare policies th...
Monday, October 17, 2016
How do I Spot Potential Health Issues in My Skilled Nursing Building Residents? “How do I spot potential health issues in my residents—and intervene quickly to adjust medications to prevent unnecessary hospital readmission? With SMART* Alerts from CareConnection,” remarks Gwen Leger, APRN for a Louisiana skilled nursing build...
Friday, October 07, 2016
Want to know more about CareConnection? Our weekly webinars are a great introduction to how our equipment, software and tablets all work together to deliver wireless, immediate and error-free vitals and weights from bedside to your EMR. Tune in Thursdays in Fall, 2016 at 3:30 PM Eastern Time Dates: October 13 and 27, Novemb...
Saturday, October 01, 2016
Triple Aim is the philosophical basis for the aggressive movement toward Value Based Purchasing—payment related to outcomes rather than services delivered—which is turning LTPAC business models on their heads. The numbers don’t lie. “Chronic diseases are money pits,” Cynthia Morton (Executive...
- Change Everything? It's a Piece of Cake
- Unleash Your Team to Care for the Resident, Not the Chart
- Quick Peek: The Constant Care Solution Video
- What could you do with 15 extra "person" hours every day?
- The Big Reveal Vitals CareCart 2017
- SMART*Tool Helps APRNs Prevent Readmits
- Weapons Ready? Target the Triple Aim
- Get SMART* About Prevention
- Explore CareConnection's Fall 2016 Webinar Series
- Weapons Ready Target the Triple Aim
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