News and Events
Tuesday, January 02, 2018
Early Warnings = Early Intervention = Readmission Prevention Back in 2014—when most skilled nursing buildings were still capturing vitals manually and less than 50% had an EMR system, Touchstone Communities’ Heights of Huebner, San Antonio, became the LTPAC industry’s first adopter of PointClickCare’s newly-launched...
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Exploring vitals integration for your company? There is a difference. It’s important to evaluate what lies beneath the surface—the software that makes the connections between the medical devices and your EMR. Make sure you are getting the most value for your investment. Choose a solution with depth...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
What’s the Big Deal About FDA Clearance? Plenty! The benefits will rock your world! We all know the importance of having vitals measurements automatically downloaded to our EMR system. The simple benefits: time savings and error elimination. But we all want more—we want outcome improvements! ...
Friday, September 22, 2017
"Hospital administrators are ...reducing excess thirty-day readmissions and avoiding Medicare penalties...by using networks of preferred skilled nursing facilities," proclaims a study in "HealthAffairs.Org." How can you become the SNF-of-Choice? 1. Embed an electronics medical record system to drive data analyt...
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...
- Do The Math. Intervention = Prevention
- Dare to Compare Constant Care Technology
- What's the Difference? FDA or MDDS? Plenty!
- Be the SNF of Choice for Your Hospital Network
- 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
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