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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 ...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Unleash Your Team to Care for the Resident, Not the Chart

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...
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...
Monday, June 06, 2016

What does Peanut Butter and Jelly have to do with for Resident Satisfaction?

Nothing! The comfort meal of our youth is now PBJ (Payroll-Based Journal), the daunting new measure adopted by CMS and designed to reveal the correlation between staff morale (as measured by ratio and turnover) and improved resident satisfaction (an indicator of quality of care as it relates to resident well-being). The Data Sandwich: CMS h...