Healthcare Risk Management

Med-Challenger Releases Risk Management for Practitioners CME Course | 7/23/2020

Industry: Healthcare Med-Challenger’s Risk Management for Practitioners risk management video course empowers and educates health care providers to reduce their liability risk. Memphis, TN Med-Challenger is excited to announce the release of Risk Management for Practitioners. This new healthcare risk management course is developed to help physicians and other healthcare professionals understand the malpractice process and learn how to protect themselves against patient lawsuits while offering medical malpractice …

Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine Announces New Board Members | PRWeb | 7/1/2020

… a nationally recognized leader in risk management, quality and patient safety. She has thirty-five years of experience in health care, most recently having served as the 2016 President of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM). Ms. Gaffey’s risk management experience includes responsibility for managing self-insurance and captive insurance programs, insurance purchasing, claims management, and designing and implementing enterprise risk management programs. “The SIDM Board of Directors …

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Harness risk management/patient safety software to reduce risk during pandemic and beyond | 6/9/2020

… safety data and delivers ongoing support during the pandemic. In this guest post, Heather Annolino, RN, MBA, CPHRM, senior director of healthcare practice at a provider of integrated risk management solutions, offers four ways healthcare risk management /patient safety software can give organizations much-needed clarity. On a typical day, many hospitals already operate at near or maximum capacity, but the coronavirus pandemic has pushed many to the brink. It’s …

A Ten-Year Review of Online Learning Research through Co-Citation Analysis | 6/3/2020

… Review of Educational Research, 74(3), 379-439. Berners-Lee, T., Cailliau, R., & Groff, J.-F. (1992). The world-wide web. Computer Networks and ISDN Systems 25, 454-459. Bradea, I., Delcea, C., & Paun, R. (2015). Healthcare risk management analysis—A bibliometric approach. Journal of Eastern Europe Research in Business & Economics. DOI: 10.5171/2015.169472 Breslow, L., Pritchard, D., DeBoer, J., Stump, G., Ho, A., & Seaton, D. (2013). Studying learning in the worldwide classroom …

Nursing Homes Face Serious Liability Risks from COVID-19, Healthcare Risk Management, ft. Barbara Schabert | 6/1/2020

Nursing Homes Face Serious Liability Risks from COVID-19, Healthcare Risk Management , ft. Barbara Schabert Posted Jun 1, 2020 Barbara Schabert , KDV attorney, was quoted in this article written about nursing home liability published in Healthcare Risk Management on June 1, 2020. Nursing homes are at risk for liability related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The high number of deaths in nursing homes may prompt lawsuits. Some states are immunizing …

Christopher Ryan Joins Dickinson Wright’s Ann Arbor Office | PRWeb | 4/9/2020

… Chris is a member of the Health Care Law, Negligence Law, and Litigation sections of the State Bar of Michigan. He is also a member of the Oakland County Bar Association, Michigan Society of Healthcare Risk Management (MSHRM), and Michigan Defense Trial Counsel (MDTC). Chris was first recognized as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in 2012 and holds a Martindale-Hubbell rating of AV Preeminent, which is the highest …

Global Excel Announces COVID-19 Version of StandbyMD | 3/27/2020

Global Excel Management Inc., an industry leader in Healthcare Risk Management Solutions, today announces that it has released a COVID-19 version of its StandbyMD directional care platform to help direct those with coronavirus concerns to the appropriate care and help alleviate the overburdened healthcare systems and assistance centers everywhere.Global Excel believes that this tool should help alleviate stress from the current local COVID-19 support lines as well as …

FTLF Managing Partner Ted Waters Quoted in Healthcare Risk Management Newsletter | 3/18/2020

FTLF Managing Partner Ted Waters Quoted in Healthcare Risk Management Newsletter Posted FTLF Managing Partner Ted Waters was featured in the Healthcare Risk Management Newsletter regarding best practices for choosing outside counsel. Read the full article here . Relias Media , part of Relias, provides medical information, publications and continuing education to healthcare professionals with the ultimate goal of improving patient care and outcomes. Formerly known as AHC Media, Relias Media has …

Wrong Person Receives Bill, OCR Secures $2.175 Million Fine, Healthcare Risk Management, ft. Eric Stern | 3/9/2020

Wrong Person Receives Bill, OCR Secures $2.175 Million Fine, Healthcare Risk Management , ft. Eric Stern Posted Mar 9, 2020 Eric B. Stern , partner and co-chair of the KDV Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice Group, was quoted in a Healthcare Risk Management article on March 1, 2020. Sentara Hospitals in Virginia and North Carolina agreed to take corrective actions and pay $2.175 million to settle potential HIPAA violations stemming from a …

HIPAA Settlements Hold Lessons on Right of Access, Breach Reporting | 3/5/2020

HIPAA Settlements Teach Lessons on Right of Access, Breach Reporting March 5, 2020 HIPAA Settlements Teach Lessons on Right of Access, Breach Reporting Share Print As seen in a Healthcare Risk Management article, Gunster shareholder Bill Dillon was recently quoted on the recent HIPAA privacy rule settlements involving the Right of Access Initiative and breach reporting. Dillon discusses how the Office for Civil Rights is making a stronger approach to …

Create a High-Reliability Hospital with Healthcare Risk Management Software | 11/20/2019

… can access customized forms via mobile device or web browser, from any location, to ensure data is captured accurately and intervention occurs as quickly as possible. Solution: Reports and Dashboards Origami Risk’s single, integrated healthcare risk management system allows for the consolidation of patient safety and risk data, making it possible for users to pinpoint where processes and procedures are most likely to break down. Users can build customized charts …

Susan Tewhill named Practice Leader of Edgewood Healthcare Advisors | 11/20/2019

… with an average of over 25 years of experience. Tewhill alone brings over 30 years of experience to her role as practice leader and has a vast array of experience in working with complex healthcare risk management challenges and providing solutions to the clients she serves. She draws on her background in healthcare to develop optimum risk transfer and alternative risk financing programs to her clients. She understands the importance …

EPIC’s Susan Tewhill named Practice Leader of Edgewood Healthcare Advisors, a division of EPIC | PR Newswire | 11/18/2019

… with an average of over 25 years of experience. Tewhill alone brings over 30 years of experience to her role as practice leader and has a vast array of experience in working with complex healthcare risk management challenges and providing solutions to the clients she serves. She draws on her background in healthcare to develop optimum risk transfer and alternative risk financing programs to her clients. She understands the importance …

Susan Tewhill of EPIC named Practice Leader of Edgewood Healthcare Advisors, a division of EPIC | 11/18/2019

… with an average of over 25 years of experience. Tewhill alone brings over 30 years of experience to her role as practice leader and has a vast array of experience in working with complex healthcare risk management challenges and providing solutions to the clients she serves. She draws on her background in healthcare to develop optimum risk transfer and alternative risk financing programs to her clients. She understands the importance …

(GBR-Alconbury) HEALTH SYSTEM SPECIALIST | 11/15/2019

… serve as an active member of the Wing Staff, at the discretion of the Wing Commander May serve on the Executive Committee of each LSMTF?s Executive Staff Membership in the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM), National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), and affiliation with the American College of Healthcare Executives or other professional associate and/or professional society relating to performance improvement is desirable Worldwide travel to …

Healthcare Risk Management Software Market 2019: Global Key Players, Trends, Share, Industry Size, Segmentation, Opportunities, Forecast To 2025 | 11/6/2019

Contact Nov 6, 2019 5:37 AM ET Healthcare Risk Management Software Market 2019: Global Key Players, Trends, Share, Industry Size, Segmentation, Opportunities, Forecast To 2025 iCrowd Newswire - Nov 6, 2019 Market Overview Healthcare risk management software is critical for every healthcare organization as it provides healthcare centres and clinics with specialized tools and solutions to proactively and reactively protect themselves against risk and compliance-related issues. Most healthcare organizations essentially …

(USA-KS-Topeka) Risk Management Information System Administrator | 11/4/2019

Stormont-Vail Healthcare Risk Management Information System Administrator in Topeka , Kansas Summary: Maintains the Risk Management Information System databases (vendor based or internally developed) in order to support effective operation, data accuracy, data retrieval and user support processes. Serve as the primary liaison between SVH and RMIS software vendors. Maintains the database by identifying and resolving system requirements and supporting users. Develops and produces reports to support organizational risk management …

Healthcare Risk Management Software Market Research – Industry Analysis, Growth, Size, Share, Trends, Forecast to 2025 | 10/23/2019

Newsroom / Healthcare Risk Management Software Market Research – Industry Analysis, Growth, Size, Share, Trends, Forecast to 2025 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 New Document to its Studies Database — Market Overview nt strategies. Most organizations use healthcare risk management software as it provides them with advanced risk surveillance tools. https://www.wiseguyreports.com/sample-request/4441024-global-healthcare-risk-management-software-market-size-status RLDatix QUANTROS …

RLDatix Demonstrates Continued Commitment to Risk Management and Patient Safety at ASHRM Annual Conference | PR Newswire | 10/14/2019

… new capabilities are helping us drive towards a proactive, rather than reactive, vision for patient safety.” The theme of ASHRM 2019 is “Resilient Leadership, Trusted Care,” and it expects more than 2,000 professionals in healthcare risk management to attend. RLDatix will have approximately 15 team members on site at the conference and can be visited in booth 407. About RLDatix RLDatix is on a mission to change healthcare. We help …

4 Areas of Focus for Improving the Patient Experience | 10/3/2019

… program that’s launched from the patient safety or risk management department will gain steam when tied to leadership’s most important goals, which increasingly include a patient experience component. After demonstrating ERM’s value, the right healthcare risk management technology comes into play. Tools like risk assessments, surveys, and patient safety event reporting (more on this below) can help break the broader strategy into manageable pieces that collectively produce powerful data. After …

Mark Hakim, MA, MBA, CPHRM, joins Med-IQ | 8/29/2019

… risk management continuing education, consulting services, and quality improvement solutions, announced that Mark Hakim has joined the team as director of Risk Management and Patient Safety Educational Strategy. Mark is a certified professional in healthcare risk management (CPHRM) and has had an extensive career in the risk space as director of Risk Resource Strategic Partnerships, risk management director, and senior risk management consultant with ProAssurance. Mark serves on the Chapter …

Healthcare Risk Management in the Age of Decentralized Care Delivery | 7/18/2019

… previously worked in a centralized model also work in a decentralized system. One of the essential components that contributes to the overall success of the healthcare organization is Healthcare Risk Management. The ability of Healthcare Risk Management to transform itself both philosophically and tactically to address old risk in new ways is needed now. Download this free report to take a close look at the evolving healthcare landscape and examine …

Healthcare administration: The vital role of healthcare risk management | 7/9/2019

Those working in the healthcare industry are no strangers to constant change. A healthcare risk management program and the right technology can help to effectively monitor risk across specialties and improve patient safety. Origami Risk’s Bill Schwacke spoke to Future of Personal Health about the intersection of risk management and the healthcare industry. Risk management software is used in various industries. How is it applied to healthcare? Risk management software …

Using healthcare risk management software to help tackle staff burnout, Part 1 | 6/25/2019

… Immunization Against Burnout survey revealed that 46% of clinicians, clinical leaders, and health care executives favored improving the functionality of their organizations’ IT systems in order to scale back burnout. Here’s how the right healthcare risk management solution can help clinicians feel more engaged on the job: Improved communication and workflow As stated in 5 ways healthcare risk management software improves patient safety , “Many healthcare organizations have become hamstrung by …

Healthcare Risk Management Week - Cullman Regional Medical Center | 6/19/2019

Healthcare Risk Management Week June 18, 2019 Healthcare Risk Management Week recognizes the critical role risk managers and safety professionals play in patient safety and patient care practices, quality assurance, safe work environments and liability. Cullman Regional’s Quality & Risk Management teams work consistently to ensure patient safety and privacy through risk assessment and reduction evaluation, root cause analysis, claims management, patient concern reviews and investigations, chart reviews, quality data analysis …

Patient Safety

Create a High-Reliability Hospital with Healthcare Risk Management Software | 11/20/2019

… if organizations changed their mindset? What if the end goal was, in fact, to eliminate adverse events? A hospital without patient safety events may seem like an impossibility, but as more and more organizations are … as possible. Solution: Reports and Dashboards Origami Risk’s single, integrated healthcare risk management system allows for the consolidation of patient safety and risk data, making it possible for users to pinpoint where processes and procedures …

(GBR-Alconbury) HEALTH SYSTEM SPECIALIST | 11/15/2019

Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM), National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ), and affiliation with the American College of Healthcare Executives or other professional associate and/or professional society relating to performance improvement is desirable Worldwide travel to seminars, lectures, and conferences to remain current on performance improvement, patient safety, risk management and regulatory/compliance issues is mandatory Bachelor?s Degree in business, management, or a health-related field is preferred. Master …

American Hospital Association

Steve Lieber joins MEDI+SIGN Advisory Board | PRWeb | 1/9/2018

… as the Executive Director of the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) for nearly nine years before accepting a position with the American Hospital Association as Vice President, Division of Personal Membership Groups. Prior to that, Mr … memberships at the American Hospital Association, the American Society of Healthcare Risk Management and HIMSS. On accepting his position on the advisory board, Mr. Lieber stated: “The potential of MEDI+SIGN to improve the delivery …

ASHRM Recognizes Geri Amori with Presidential Citation | PRWeb | 11/6/2017

The American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) has named Geri Amori, PhD, ARM, CPHRM, DFASHRM, vice president of academic affairs for Med-IQ, a Coverys company, as the recipient of its 2017 Presidential Citation … Management (ASHRM) ASHRM is a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA) representing enterprise risk management, clinical, insurance, legal, patient safety, and other related interests. ASHRM promotes effective and innovative risk management strategies …

Home Health

Elizabeth (“EJ”) Darling, RN, BSN, MBA, is recognized by Continental Who’s Who | PR Newswire | 10/18/2017

home health consulting, healthcare risk management, healthcare quality regulations and more. Elizabeth’s main focus is to bring to the forefront that nurses are capable of doing a lot at one time and that it doesn’t matter how old you are when you begin your career. Elizabeth states “no one is EVER too old to continue their education and attain their career goals.” To keep up with the latest in the …

Elizabeth (’EJ’) Darling, RN, BSN, MBA, is recognized by Continental Who’s Who | PR Newswire | 10/18/2017

home health consulting, healthcare risk management, healthcare quality regulations and more. Elizabeth’s main focus is to bring to the forefront that nurses are capable of doing a lot at one time and that it doesn’t matter how old you are when you begin your career. Elizabeth states “no one is EVER too old to continue their education and attain their career goals.” To keep up with the latest in the …

Patient Monitoring

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

… administration (35%) or drug diversion (28%) were the most frequently reported types of events. Events involving problems with prescribing and patient monitoring were reported less frequently, but were more often associated with harm. Harm occurred … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

… administration (35%) or drug diversion (28%) were the most frequently reported types of events. Events involving problems with prescribing and patient monitoring were reported less frequently, but were more often associated with harm. Harm occurred … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …

Clinical Decision Support

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

… monitoring strategies that can identify patients in the early stages of respiratory depression. There are also opportunities for more advanced clinical decision support to help ensure appropriate patient assessment and reduce the chances of errors … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

… monitoring strategies that can identify patients in the early stages of respiratory depression. There are also opportunities for more advanced clinical decision support to help ensure appropriate patient assessment and reduce the chances of errors … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …

Pain Management

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

… address the safety risks from opioids used by patients in hospitals. Despite the focus on appropriate use of opioids for pain management, many hospitals continue to see adverse events in which patients are injured by … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

… address the safety risks from opioids used by patients in hospitals. Despite the focus on appropriate use of opioids for pain management, many hospitals continue to see adverse events in which patients are injured by … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …

ECRI Institute

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals New analysis and recommendations from ECRI Institute Patient Safety Organization 43 PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. , Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The opioid epidemic is clearly one of the top … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …

Preventing Patient Harm from Opioids in Hospitals | PR Newswire | 10/16/2017

… risks related to opioid use in acute care is emerging, based on in-depth analysis of 7,218 events reported to ECRI Institute Patient Safety Organization (PSO). ECRI Institute PSO, widely considered the largest federally certified … on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 , at the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) 2017 conference in a keynote panel, Prescriptions for Safer, More Effective Opioid Use—An ASHRM and ECRI Institute Expert Panel . For …