Webinars

Partnerships & Specialized Care: Keys for Staying a Step Ahead of Your Competitors

Thursday, June 25, 2015, 1:00 p.m. EDT, 12:00 p.m. CDT

As the healthcare industry moves toward ACOs, bundled payments, complex care models, and managed care, providers need to be proactive utilizing technology to differentiate themselves from their competitors.

Achieving Positive Resident Outcomes with Evidence-Based Treatment Options

Thursday, June 18, 2015, 1:00 p.m. EDT, 12:00 p.m. CDT

Long-Term Care professionals face the daily challenges of managing fall prevention, pain, contractures, dysphagia, and more. Available evidence clearly highlights the benefits of implementing structured treatment programs in your organization to enhance and achieve positive resident outcomes.

Staffing’s Impact on Five Star Rating

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 1:00 p.m. EST, 12:00 p.m. CST

The Five Star Rating System continues to evolve as more revisions to determine quality ratings for skilled nursing facilities are developed. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced that sample focused surveys are going to be used nationwide to assess reported staffing, as well as quality measure information, which are set to begin in 2015.  

Fall Management: Best Practices for Resident Safety & Quality of Life

Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 1:00 p.m. EST, 12:00 p.m. CST

According to the CDC, falls are the leading cause of injury and death among adults 65 or older within senior living communities. One of the biggest challenges facing many organizations is balancing fall prevention and resident quality of life. By implementing a fall management strategy, you will create a system that is beneficial to staff and residents, while reducing costs and lowering readmissions.

Transform Your Organization with Information Technology: 5 Steps to Success

Thursday, January 22, 2015, 3:00 p.m. EST, 2:00 p.m. CST

As we kick off 2015, there are a multitude of areas weighing on the minds of long term care providers. These include ICD-10, the IMPACT Act, focus on re-hospitalizations, length of stay, and quality assurance. Developing a strategic plan for how your organization will evaluate and implement information technology is critical to a long term care organization’s success.

Mobility Management: Building a Fast, Secure, and Reliable Wireless Network

Thursday, October 16, 2014, 2:00 p.m. EDT, 1:00 p.m. CDT

Having a secure, reliable, and fast wireless network in your long-term care organization is a must. Residents, family members, and practitioners have come to expect access to the Internet, and the many benefits it provides. In order to keep up, organizations must invest in a secure infrastructure to meet the demands of mobility for a variety of users and environments.

Recognizing the Need to Eliminate Alarm Fatigue

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 1 p.m. EDT, 12 p.m. CDT

Alarm-equipped medical devices are essential to providing safe care to patients and residents in healthcare settings. However, these devices present a multitude of issues for healthcare organizations when the device alarms sound similar or are ignored and not responded to. According to the Joint Commission, alarm fatigue is the most common contributing factor in alarm-related sentinel events.

The Impact of Healthcare-Associated Infections in LTC: Prevention Challenges and Strategies

Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 1 p.m. EDT, 12 p.m. CDT

This Webinar will focus on the impact that healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) have on long-term care (LTC) facilities, including statistics on their financial consequences, as well as the resident morbidity and mortality rates associated with these preventable infections.

Improve Compliance & Increase Reimbursements With Mobile Technologies

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m. EDT, 12:00 p.m. CDT

From meeting regulatory compliance to preventing readmissions, today’s long-term care (LTC) providers are feeling the pressure. LTC organizations can juggle these challenges while maintaining efficient workflow and providing top-notch patient care by integrating the right technology solutions into their care model.