Three Ways to Be a Killer Healthcare Compliance Officer

We’ve said it once, we’ll say it again, compliance isn’t going away and meeting standards will just get increasingly difficult as new regulations are introduced and old ones are augmented. Having a strong compliance and training program is just the half of it, maintaining it is the other half, and it could be the difference between…

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Saving money with healthcare compliance

Saving Money With Healthcare Compliance

It’s a no-brainer that maintaining compliance standards can save healthcare organizations some big bucks. But if you think all compliance is good for is helping you avoid a few fines, we’re here to convince you otherwise. Since compliance programs are a necessity that cannot be escaped, then it’s up to us to optimize our programs…

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PolicyMedical Announces Job Description Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   PolicyMedical Announces Job Description Manager Cloud-enabled SaaS-based enterprise platform designed to enable healthcare organizations to centralize and simplify the management of all job descriptions   Toronto, Canada – April 24, 2018 – PolicyMedical, a leading provider of enterprise governance, risk and compliance GRC software for healthcare, today announced the general availability…

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Policy management and M&As: 5 things to know

Organizations pursuing consolidation seek to leverage economies of scale in order to reduce costs, gain a competitive advantage, and increase revenue. Recently, the number of health system transactions hit its highest level since this data started being collected in 2000. While this trend shows little signs of slowing, hospitals and health systems are becoming more…

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PolicyMedical Adds CAP Accreditation Content to its Solution

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   PolicyMedical Adds CAP Accreditation Content to its Solution PolicyManager, a scalable SaaS-based healthcare policy and procedure management platform, now supports crosswalking of policies to the CAP Accreditation Checklists   Toronto, Canada – April 16, 2018 – PolicyMedical, a leading provider of enterprise governance, risk and compliance GRC software for healthcare, today…

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PolicyMedical Expands Professional Services Offering

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PolicyMedical Expands Professional Services Offering New Policy Writing Workshop and Rebranding Service Enables Healthcare Organizations to Standardize Document Format, Content and Language   Toronto, Canada – April 9, 2018 – PolicyMedical, a leading provider of SaaS-based enterprise governance, risk and compliance GRC software for healthcare, today announced the addition of new service…

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How Healthcare Compliance Saves Lives, Too!

We’ve all had those days at work, where we’re typing away and suddenly we have a bout of crisis. “What is it all for?” we cry out loud to the startled looks of curious co-workers. Well before you go ahead and quit your job to live out your dream of being a lion tamer, we…

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5 Ways to Build a Stellar Healthcare Compliance Training Program

Rules and regulations continue to shape and drive healthcare forward. What was borne of this was a need for a culture of compliance to ensure adherence. A common mistake, however, is putting the leg work into creating a culture of compliance without a proper training program alongside to compliment it.   Now, you may be…

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Why it’s time to throw out your legacy policy management solution

As the demands of the regulatory world grow, so too do our needs to manage them. In the past, the healthcare world responded with using systems like Sharepoint or by building individual programs. While these did the trick, it’s becoming more and more evident that these systems are no longer standing up to modern day…

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Six Ways to Improve Third-Party Vendor Risk Assessment Screening

Hospitals and healthcare systems rely on hundreds of vendors every day to provide reliable services. These services can range from hospitality, transportation, security, IT, transcription, linen, laundry, patient, medical, clinical, and waste removal, to name a few. The reliance on outsourcing various business operations to business associates, vendors, contractors and suppliers is big business. However,…

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PolicyManager® [Video]

PolicyManager ™ is a comprehensive policy management software built with your workflow processes in mind. It enables healthcare professionals to access the right documents anywhere, anytime in seconds. With PolicyManager, staff can spend less time trying to locate policies at point-of-care, reducing medical errors and improving patient safety. To learn more, watch this informative video.

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How to Create a Culture of Patient Safety

When it comes to patient safety, creating a culture where it can thrive is a critical step in protecting and preventing harm to patients, as well as overall quality of care. Doing so can put you on the fast track to achieving your patient safety goals. The concept of a patient safety culture within healthcare…

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Can’t Miss Sessions at the 22nd Annual HCCA Compliance Institute

The HCCA Compliance Institute returns to Las Vegas for its 22nd year from April 15th – 18th, 2018. Attending a large educational conference such as this is exciting on its own – there’s so much to learn and you get the chance to see old colleagues and network with professionals in your industry – but its that much sweeter when that conference is set in a lively city like Las Vegas! To help you make the most of your free time and better navigate the Las Vegas Strip, we’ve put together a list of a few of our can’t-miss Las Vegas sights and attractions and must-eat food spots near the HCCA Compliance Institute conference. Keep reading to find out where to go and what to eat!

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Why We Love Contract Lifecycle Management (And You Should, Too!)

Contract lifecycle management is a major player in optimizing productivity, decreasing costs and streamlining business operations.  A web-based comprehensive contract lifecycle management solution can reduce stress among healthcare professionals involved in creating, negotiating and managing contracts with business associates, vendors, contractors, insurers, payers, medical staff, and employees.  It can also eliminate the administrative burden and…

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PolicyMedical Adds Electronic Signatures to Contracts Manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   PolicyMedical Adds Electronic Signatures to Contracts Manager Automating and streamlining healthcare contract lifecycle management reduces operational costs and improves workforce productivity   Toronto, Canada – February 20, 2018 – PolicyMedical, a leading provider of web-based governance, risk, and compliance software for healthcare, today announced the addition of eSignatures Manager to its…

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