News and Events

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Do The Math. Intervention = Prevention

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...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

What's the Difference? FDA or MDDS? Plenty!

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, July 14, 2017

Change Everything? It's a Piece of Cake

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 ...
Friday, May 12, 2017

Quick Peek: The Constant Care Solution Video

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 could you do with 15 extra "person" hours every day?

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

The Big Reveal Vitals CareCart 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, April 25, 2016

The WOW factor! CareCart Does Double-Duty

When the Living Branches Healthcare Teams implemented CareConnection, they expected to drive higher levels of quality into their vitals capture and documentation process--but they were pleasantly surprised with the mobile kiosk feature of this advanced technology. Patricia Lee, Director of Healthcare Information, relates, "During the installatio...
Monday, February 08, 2016

Tips and Tricks: Activate the WOW Feature

Instant Breach Notifications: This pop-up app (for any PC, laptop or tablet running Windows 8 including eMar laptops and nurses station desktops) alerts your team to threshold breaches and gives you history at a glance so that you can tailor rapid treatment interventions. Coming to your CareConnection system in a few weeks! WOW!  ...