healthcare policies

Closing the Gap! Improving Patient Quality by Linking Healthcare Policies with Evidence-based Procedures [Webinar]

Mountain Health States Alliance, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system located in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia discusses how they have been able to empower frontline staff with online access to a policy library including hyperlinks to evidence-based procedures. With policies linked to the related clinical skills,  this makes it significantly easier for front-line staff to find information within seconds, improve productivity and provide quality patient care.

Meeting CMS Conditions of Participation

Approaches to Meeting CMS Conditions of Participation [Webinar]

In this webinar, we discuss with Dignity Health effective approaches to successfully meeting the ongoing challenges of complying with CMS Conditions of Participation (CoP). Moderator:  Dr. Sanjaya Kumar, MD, MPH, M.Sc., Chief Medical Officer, PolicyMedical Panelists: Sandra Mugg, Senior Director of Quality and Patient Safety, Dignity Health, Lauren Krikke, Enterprise Project Manager, Dignity Health, and Brenna Yaekle, Manager IT…

minimize the risk

Minimize the Risk of Third Parties and Contractors [Webinar]

Your hospital deals with hundreds—maybe thousands—of contract workers, and third party vendors, which is pretty impressive. You know as well as we do just how vital every vendor is to ensuring your organization runs smoothly. But, the more manpower that comes onboard comes great risk as well. This is why it is vital, not only for the safety of your patients but your entire organization, to assess third party vendors, and contract workers for any associated risks in terms of background or status from the beginning and beyond. Doing so can save your organization millions in legal fees and fines. But how do you minimize the risk?

policy management software

Lessons from Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital: Client Best Practices for Policy Management Software [Webinar]

Dignity Health Arizona General Hospital representative, Kevin Meek, hosted a webinar along with one of our Client Success Specialists on Client Best Practices for Policy Management Software this past month, and it was a huge success! The feedback we received from attendees was that hearing how another healthcare organization uses their policy management software was…

healthcare security

The Biggest Danger To Healthcare Data Security In 2016

Recently, there have been many concerns surrounding healthcare data security. With the amount of breaches that occurred in the past year, it is not a surprise that there have been numerous concerns being voiced in the healthcare industry. However, considering the lack of competitive security measures being practiced in the industry, many professionals and workers…

policy management

How Hospital Contract Management Has Changed Over The Years

With the technological realm on the rise and constantly evolving, it is no surprise that it has a great influence on the healthcare industry as well. In fact, the way healthcare facilities manage their contracts and documents is radically changing as more and more facilities are adopting the digital phenomenon of virtually creating and organizing…