Set your infection preventionist up for success by understanding the role and responsiblities beyond what's mandated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
MatrixCare’s John Damgaard will head up the association’s new board of directors, along with four other officer electees.
The deal gives the Kansas-based technology platform provider a direct foothold in the long-term care market.
Forbes has released its first top 100 list dedicated to cloud computing companies, and several healthcare software companies are making a strong debut.
The software uses care planning tools and prescriptive analytics that experts say rival CMS’ risk adjustment models.
The two companies will combine their nursing workflow system features and create accessibility from a single dashboard.
The tool can aid physicians in resident assessment and can be added to electronic health records.
The case is the first settlement where the accused HIPAA violator is a third-party business associate, not the nursing home itself.
A new study on implementation of electronic health records (EHR) has identified several obstacles for doctors, chief among them poor user experience.
The new section, which documents a resident's functional ability and assistance levels, has a compliance date of October 1, 2016.
Providers, vendors and techies are gathering at the 2016 Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Health IT Summit in Reston, Va., this week to discuss the challenges to interoperability and the cost felt by patients, providers and payers.
The site-adaptable model is being added to the organization’s portfolio of long-term care electronic health record selection tools.
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