Patient Discharge

InDoc and EmOpti Partner to Provide Emergency Departments with Flexible Turnkey Telehealth Solution as COVID-19 Surge Continues | Business Wire | 7/23/2020

… key medical information, consult with patients via video, and implement the next steps of care, such as testing, treatment, specialist consults, or rapid discharge. Moreover, EDs can utilize this system for remote teaching during patient discharge , which further reduces the risk of exposure to on-site staff. About InDoc InDoc is an emerging clinical telehealth company created by Emergency Physicians to improve the ED experience. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, InDoc …

Patient Abandonment - Home Health Care | 7/2/2020

… physician undertakes treatment of a patient, treatment must continue until the patient’s circumstances no longer warrant the treatment, the physician and the patient mutually consent to end the treatment by that physician, or the patient discharge s the physician. Moreover, the physician may unilaterally terminate the relationship and withdraw from treating that patient only if he or she provides the patient proper notice of his or her intent to withdraw and …

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Lawmakers Call on OIG to Investigate State Orders on Nursing Home Admissions of COVID-19 Patients | 6/30/2020

… deputy inspector general , Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., called for an inspection on whether the policies of New York, New Jersey, California Pennsylvania and Michigan on COVID-19 patient discharge s violated guidelines or requirements for participation in federal health care programs. Walden is the ranking member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, while Grassley is chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance. While …

Accolades and Recognitions | Interprofessional Education | 6/29/2020

… Humanities and Interim Director of the UAMS Health Office of Population Health , has published a case study in the New England Journal of Medicine Catalyst on their work to address homelessness and COVID-19 patient discharge . Dr. Hadden’s team developed and implemented a screening tool to determine the ability of homeless individuals who were being tested for the coronavirus or who had tested positive to self-quarantine, and to refer …

Suffolk County reports zero new deaths from COVID-19 for 2nd tim | 6/29/2020

… in 17 days), Suffolk has zero COVID-19 deaths in last 24 hours. - Up to 41,339 cases total, 19,074 total positive antibody tests. - Decrease in coronavirus hospitalizations by three to 72. - 20 COVID-19 patient discharge s. - Decrease in ICU bed occupants by three to 23. - Thanks first responders who were at the scene of fatal boating accident in Great South Bay, carbon monoxide incident in Port Jefferson. - Bellone announced the …

519 coronavirus discharges outnumber 442 cases in Karnataka, tally reaches 10,560 | 6/26/2020

519 coronavirus discharges outnumber 442 cases in Karnataka, tally reaches 10,560 Thu, Jun 25 2020 11:03:47 PM Bengaluru, Jun 25 (IANS): As many as 519 Covid patient discharge s have outnumbered 442 infections in Karnataka even as the state’s tally rose to 10,560, an official said on Thursday. “New cases reported from Wednesday 5 p.m. to Thursday 5 p.m. are 442,” said a health official. With 519 discharges, total number of …

Nursing Home Discharges and Evictions Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic | 6/26/2020

… vigilant in the care of their patients, and strictly adhere to proper treatment protocols and standards. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. The New York Times has recently published an article about wrongful patient discharge s and evictions from nursing homes, sometimes referred to as “patient dumping.” The article was published on June 21 and highlights the evictions of patients from nursing homes, whose medical bills and expenses are paid …

Counterjab: Waiting game after do-over Malawi presidential poll (Will kids save ‘Adadi’ or choose to be orphans?) | 6/25/2020

… official. This election should teach a lesson to leaders that a day will come when they will have to leave office. When should thinking about leaving office start? Just like medical professionals start planning patient discharge on admission, the day a new leader is sworn in is when he and his team should start thinking about leaving office when their mandate expires as this has implications on performance while in …

519 Covid discharges outnumber 442 cases in Karnataka | 6/25/2020

519 Covid discharges outnumber 442 cases in Karnataka Bengaluru: As many as 519 Covid patient discharge s have outnumbered 442 infections in Karnataka even as the state’s tally rose to 10,560, an official said on Thursday. “New cases reported from Wednesday 5 p.m. to Thursday 5 p.m. are 442,” said a health official. With 519 discharges, total number of discharges rose to 6,670. Continuing the daily trend of contacts of earlier …

Total joint replacements in ASCs during the pandemic: Key technology and concepts for success | Becker’s ASC Review | 6/22/2020

… in the elective surgery ramp-up, both in clinical care as well as operationally. Surgery centers need technology that will fit seamlessly into their workflows to address inefficiencies in the supply chain, sterilization and patient discharge . Some ASCs may not have been originally built for total joints, which take up more space than other lower acuity procedures, and even centers built with those cases in mind will face new space …

WHO’s revised recovery policy enables more persons to be discharged – President | Nsemkeka | 6/22/2020

WHO’s revised recovery policy enables more persons to be discharged – President Share this with more people! Facebook WhatsApp LinkedIn President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says more persons are being discharged from COVID-19 isolation and treatment centres due to the adoption of the revised patient discharge and recovery policy of the World Health Organization (WHO). Ghana as at Saturday, June 20, 2020, discharged a significant 10,473 persons from isolation …

Federal lawmakers want COVID-19 nursing home details from NY, other states | 6/21/2020

… Thursday, U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, the ranking member involved in the letters, said he spoke to people who had loved ones die in nursing homes and struggled to get information about the patient discharge s. “They want answers and they deserve answers,” he said. U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, Steuben County, described the push for details of actions taken by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state officials as crucial …

Federal lawmakers seek data on COVID-19 nursing home deaths in New York, other states | 6/19/2020

… Thursday, U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, the ranking member involved in the letters, said he spoke to people who had loved ones die in nursing homes and struggled to get information about the patient discharge s. “They want answers and they deserve answers,” he said. U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, Steuben County, described the push for details of actions taken by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state officials as crucial …

Factors influencing in-hospital death for pediatric patients with isolated methylmalonic acidemia: a nationwide inpatient database analysis | 6/19/2020

… a diagnosis of isolated MMA from a specific hospital from 2013 to 2017. The continuous variables (age and hospital volume) were converted to categorical variables by their median values. Queries were conducted on the patient discharge records to search for specific clinical signs that are recognized as common in isolated MMA [ 2 ], filtered through ICD-10 codes. Specifically, the examined clinical signs were seizures/epilepsy (F06.801, F44.500, G40.101, G40.103, G40.309 …

Implementing a Social Determinants Screening and Referral Infrastructure During Routine Emergency Department Visits, Utah, 2017-2018 | 6/18/2020

… of care, and evaluating clinical outcomes by using data extracted from Epic’s enterprise data warehouse. However, the care management team recognized its services have limited reach in understanding and addressing the SDOH of 120 patient discharge s daily, particularly in understanding the SDOH of the approximately 90 patients discharged to community-based settings (vs inpatient admissions) daily. Preliminary work In our preliminary work, we recognized that individual case managers and social …

Manhattan Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Celebrates 175th Successful COVID-19 Related Patient Discharge | 6/17/2020

Contact Us Manhattan Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Celebrates 175th Successful COVID-19 Related Patient Discharge The Riverside Premier Rehabilitation and Healing Center, an innovative skilled nursing care leader in Manhattan’s Upper West Side, recently celebrated their 175th successful COVID-19 related patient discharge. Click here for the full story Have a question? comprehensive care you can count on Your Message (required …

No data to prove Covid community spread in K’taka: Minister | 6/15/2020

… told IANS that there is no data to prove that there is community transmission of the virus in the southern state. On a positive note, the state is also witnessing a good number of patient discharge s every day. By Sunday evening, the state’s Covid tally touched 7,000 and active cases stood at 2,959. Of all the cases, 3,955 patients have been discharged, 86 died and 16 are in the ICU …

LIVE- Russia reports 8,706 cases, Covid-19 tally crosses 520,000 | 6/13/2020

Covid-19 patient discharge d from Assam hospital due to confusion over names Coronavirus cases continue to rise in India as the nation reported more than 10,000 cases on Friday for the first time. Delhi and Maharashtra have decided not to extend lockdown requesting citizens to maintain social distancing and other precautions. India has become fourth in terms of infections crossing the UK with more than 3 lakh cases. Click here …

Johns Hopkins Hospital celebrates more than 500 COVID-19 patient discharges | 6/10/2020

BALTIMORE — More than two months after admitting their first COVID-19 patient, Johns Hopkins Hospital recently discharged their 500th patient. Chancey Carter was released from the hospital right after the 500th patient. As customary at most hospitals now when a COVID-19 survivor is discharged, Mr. Carter had his chance to celebrate with medical staff by ringing and hearing the sweet sound of the bell. On Monday, the Maryland Department …

Managing high clinical suspicion COVID-19 inpatients with negative RT-PCR: a pragmatic and limited role for thoracic CT | BMJ | 6/10/2020

… Against this backdrop, an effective pathway to deal with negative COVID-19 RT-PCR results in the setting of high clinical probability is urgently needed. A further important concern is developing regarding deisolation on patient discharge to either home or community care: a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis - or confirmed alternative, non-COVID-19 diagnosis - is key to imparting advice to families and carers. Imaging has been suggested as a potential …

Being a good patient does not mean being a silent one | 6/9/2020

One time after a surgical procedure, the nurse handed me the standard set of patient discharge instructions. It’s a packet of educational sheets that provide information to manage my own care. Once the anesthesia finally wore off, I sat down and flipped through the folder. One passage in particular caught my attention: Being a good patient does not mean being a silent one. If you have questions about the pain …

All 19 Covid-19 Patients in Laos Have Fully Recovered | 6/9/2020

All 19 Covid-19 patients in Laos have now recovered from the virus, with the final patient discharge d from hospital today. The final patient, Case 8 , was discharged from Vientiane’s Mittaphab Hospital today following two tests that gave negative results for the coronavirus after remaining in hospital for 74 days. The patient is now self-isolating at home for a further 14 days. Case 8 , an 18-year-old man …

How Mobile Apps Can Help Hospitals and ASCs Restart Elective Procedures | 6/9/2020

… modest improvement in the no-show rate can save facilities $199 per procedure or as much as $3M annually – based on the average of 10,000 surgeries per year. Likewise, a mobile app that clarifies patient discharge instructions has been shown to reduce preventable readmissions by $101 per procedure. Executives should keep the following four issues in mind as restarts loom, then read on to discover how mobile apps can help …

Last Covid9-1 patient discharged from hospital | 6/9/2020

Last Covid9-1 patient discharged from hospital June 9, 2020 0 Covid-19 case 8, an 18-year-old man was discharged from Mittaphab Hospital on Tuesday morning after he had tested negative to the coronavirus twice within 24 hours. The man, identified as a resident of Donnokkhoum village, Sisattanak district, Vientiane Capital, had been in hospital since March 28, according to the Centre of Information and Education for Health, Ministry …

Clinical utility of early postoperative cardiac multidetector computed tomography after coronary artery bypass grafting | 6/8/2020

… who underwent CABG within the past 5 years 27 . However, it remains unclear whether immediate postoperative cardiac CT after CABG is useful. In practice, most surgeons require that surgical outcomes are monitored prior to patient discharge , because the quality of the surgical anastomosis and graft patency influence long-term outcomes 12 , 13 . Cardiac CT can accurately provide anatomic information about graft patency 14 . Early graft failure after CABG is detected …

COVID-19

Total joint replacements in ASCs during the pandemic: Key technology and concepts for success | Becker’s ASC Review | 6/22/2020

… put significant financial strain on organizations across the nation. However, many states are moving past the estimated peak of the COVID-19 pandemic and beginning to lift bans on elective procedures. Orthopedic surgeons are adapting … workflows to address inefficiencies in the supply chain, sterilization and patient discharge. Some ASCs may not have been originally built for total joints, which take up more space than other lower acuity procedures, and even …

Telehealth

Northwell Discharges 10,000th COVID-19 Patient | Business Wire | 5/8/2020

… 31 days since the health system experienced the surge’s peak, New York’s largest health system crossed the threshold of 10,000 patient discharges on Friday, marking a significant milestone in the evolution of the pandemic. “Based … physician offices. In addition, the health system conducted about 52,000 telehealth visits from mid-March to Mid-April for patients receiving primary care and a range of other outpatient services. Telehealth represents one of the …

CDC

Coronavirus updates: States relaxing lockdowns as U.S. nears 1 million cases | CBS News | 4/27/2020

… By Associated Press https://www.cbsnews.com/live-updates/coronavirus-update-lockdowns-million-cases-2020-04-28/ post-update-4823c083 link copied 12:54 AM CDC compiles new guidelines to help organizations reopen Health officials are compiling guidelines to help … link copied 10:35 PM Hospital staff celebrates as COVID-19 patient discharged after weeks in ICU There was a huge celebration at the Virtua Memorial Hospital on Monday in Mount Holly, New Jersey, when a …

Medicare

Live updates on COVID-19: March 16-31 | Modern Healthcare | 4/24/2020

… billions of dollars to hospitals under the stimulus package signed by President Donald Trump last week. The department should direct Medicare Administrative Contractors “distribute funds to every hospital in the U.S. at the rate of … visit for COVID-19, and directed them to speed up patient discharges from the hospital by waiving or expediting prior authorization for home health care or long-term care facility services. CMS gives exchange plans …

American Medical Association

Live updates on COVID-19: March 16-31 | Modern Healthcare | 4/24/2020

… 3/26/2020 Hospitals have voiced concern that they won’t be paid enough to cover the costs of treating coronavirus patients. The American Medical Association on Thursday gave providers new coding advice for the pandemic. The guidance … visit for COVID-19, and directed them to speed up patient discharges from the hospital by waiving or expediting prior authorization for home health care or long-term care facility services. CMS gives exchange plans …

Discharge Planning

Hospital Patient Discharge Process Best Practices Can Improve Health Outcomes | 11/28/2019

Hospital Patient Discharge Process Best Practices Can Improve Health Outcomes 11.27.19 TigerConnect Healthcare Home / Blog / Hospital Patient Discharge Process Best Practices Can Improve Health Outcomes Streamlining the discharge process presents upsides for hospitals as well … to organization. Fortunately, more and more hospitals are customizing their discharge planning into innovative roles and functions. To improve effectiveness, nurses and other members of the care team must ensure that every aspect of the …

Home Health

Home Health Care Tops Skilled Nursing as Most Likely Referral Destination | 11/21/2019

Learn More Advertisement Conversely, Great Plain states often had the lowest home health referral rates, according to Trella. Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming all saw in-patient discharges to home health at rates lower than 10%. Nationally, hardly any patients were discharged to long-term care hospitals (LTCHs) in Q1. Admissions up, utilization down Excel Health formally rebranded to Trella Health in August as a way to better …

Readmissions

Highmark Health’s VITAL Innovation Platform is testing the benefits of Moving Analytics’ virtual cardiac rehabilitation program | PR Newswire | 11/20/2019

… co-founder, Moving Analytics, “VITAL provides us with a robust, integrated claims and clinical environment upon which we can further demonstrate MOVN’s ability to deliver an outstanding experience to patients while achieving fewer readmissions, better prevention of recurrent cardiac episodes and lower health care costs.” 1,3 Home-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation, AACVPR/AHA/ACC Scientific Statement, Randal J. Thomas , MD, MAACVPR, FAHA,FACC, Chair, et.al., Circulation, October 9, 2019 , e69-e89 …

Digital Health

Highmark Health’s VITAL Innovation Platform is testing the benefits of Moving Analytics’ virtual cardiac rehabilitation program | PR Newswire | 11/20/2019

… Moving Analytics’ programs are developed in collaboration with Stanford University and are based on 20+ years of research in chronic disease management. Moving Analytics’ investors include OCA Ventures, Tsingyuan Ventures, HealthX Ventures, Launchpad Digital Health, Harlem Capital and Impact Engine. To learn more visit www.movinganalytics.com . SOURCE Highmark Health Related Links http://www.highmarkhealth.org …

Patient Satisfaction

Industry Voices—From pagers and fax machines, healthcare moves slowly to modern communications | FierceHealthcare | 11/19/2019

… right care team to provide the best possible care for the patient. The end result is improved efficiency and higher patient satisfaction, among several other benefits. Staff are freed from managing availability during shift handoffs … voice messages instantly becomes easier. Everything from coordinating patient transfers, patient discharge, scheduling a referred patient, requesting specialist consults and setting follow-up appointments all happen faster and with improved insight. 3. Bringing patients into …

Patient Safety

Industry Voices—From pagers and fax machines, healthcare moves slowly to modern communications | FierceHealthcare | 11/19/2019

… surprising, then, that this leads to communication bottlenecks and breakdowns that impact the quality and cost of healthcare, or worse, patient safety. In fact, communication breakdowns during handoffs are estimated to be a factor in … voice messages instantly becomes easier. Everything from coordinating patient transfers, patient discharge, scheduling a referred patient, requesting specialist consults and setting follow-up appointments all happen faster and with improved insight. 3. Bringing patients into …

Electronic Health Records

Industry Voices—From pagers and fax machines, healthcare moves slowly to modern communications | FierceHealthcare | 11/19/2019

… to all of this? In a single word, integration. Simply put, organizations that are able to integrate with systems including electronic health records, nurse call systems, lab and imaging systems, scheduling, phone systems, paging systems … voice messages instantly becomes easier. Everything from coordinating patient transfers, patient discharge, scheduling a referred patient, requesting specialist consults and setting follow-up appointments all happen faster and with improved insight. 3. Bringing patients into …

Food and Drug Administration

Nabriva Therapeutics plc (NBRV) CEO Ted Schroeder on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 11/13/2019

… update for Nabriva. As I’ve said before, 2019 is a transformational year for the company, gaining approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and launchings XENLETA for the treatment of community-acquired bacterial pneumonia … by hospital outpatient pharmacies oral XENLETA is now available for patient discharge at more than 50% of our target accounts. Speaking of product availability, I’m excited to announce that as of last week, oral XENLETA …

Hospital Readmissions

Nabriva Therapeutics plc (NBRV) CEO Ted Schroeder on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 11/13/2019

… Community Specialty Pharmacy and Option Care Health coupled with orders by hospital outpatient pharmacies oral XENLETA is now available for patient discharge at more than 50% of our target accounts. Speaking of product availability, I’m … the leading cause of infectious death, the third cause of hospital readmissions and the fifth cause of all hospitalizations. Mortality remains very high and direct costs for pneumonia are approximately $17 billion annually. Resistance continues …

Clinical Data

Nabriva Therapeutics plc (NBRV) CEO Ted Schroeder on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 11/13/2019

… Community Specialty Pharmacy and Option Care Health coupled with orders by hospital outpatient pharmacies oral XENLETA is now available for patient discharge at more than 50% of our target accounts. Speaking of product availability, I’m … the FDA has not requested any new clinical or non-clinical data and they did not raise any concerns regarding the safety or efficacy of CONTEPO at the Type A meeting or in the final …

Case Management

Improving continuity of patient care across sectors: study protocol of the process evaluation of a quasi-experimental multi-centre study regarding an admission and discharge model in Germany (VESPEERA) | BMJ | 11/13/2019

… discussed in the developmental period concerning the relevance of items, wording of items and design of documents such as the patient discharge information. By involving users in the development of the intervention, acceptance and attractiveness … that is routinely used in Baden-Wuerttemberg within the PracMan case management programme. 9 The resulting CareCockpit includes the additional VESPEERA module, which assists general practices with organising patient information, conducting the assessments and care …

Home Health Agencies

(USA-CA-Torrance) Inpatient Coordinator | 10/27/2019

patient discharge plans. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Consistently exhibits behavior and communication skills that demonstrate HealthCare Partners’ (HCP) commitment to superior customer service, including quality, care and concern with each and every internal and external customer. Schedules PCP and Specialist follow-up appointments as directed by the Care Manager and communicates with patients in both hospital and home settings to coordinate and/or reschedule appointments. Interacts with Home Health agencies and DME …

Pain Management

The Top Five Recommendations for Improving the Patient Experience | 10/16/2019

… patient discharge). The HCAHPS survey is administered to a random sample of adult patients between 48 hours and 6 weeks after discharge and asks for patient feedback in a variety of areas: Communication with clinicians Cleanliness and quietness of the hospital environment Pain management Communication about medicines Discharge information The industry has made leaps and bounds when it comes to survey design and asking the right questions. But surveys must …

HCAHPS

The Top Five Recommendations for Improving the Patient Experience | 10/16/2019

… delivery don’t negatively impact the patient experience. Patient satisfaction surveys are essential to the industry’s transition to value-based care . HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) is the industry’s gold standard when … timeliness of measurement (administered no later than 42 days after patient discharge). The HCAHPS survey is administered to a random sample of adult patients between 48 hours and 6 weeks after discharge and asks for …

Kaufman Hall

April was the worst month ever for hospital operating margins | Modern Healthcare | 5/21/2020

Hospitals’ median operating margin fell to negative 29% in April, dropping 282% relative to last year, according to Kaufman Hall’s analysis of around 800 hospitals. As hospitals delayed non-urgent procedures to manage COVID-19 … declines, according to Kaufman Hall. The total expense per adjusted patient discharge surged 59% over that span. If hospitals went into this crisis with a fairly meager balance sheet and days cash on hand, they …

Hospital operating profitability climbs in October | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/27/2019

… Kaufman Hall. Hospitals’ median operating earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization margin was up 20 percent month over month in October and 6 percent year over year. Median operating margins for hospitals rose 34.8 percent month over month, and rose 10.4 percent year over year. In addition, hospitals saw modest revenue gains in October. Net patient service revenue per patient discharge rose 1.5 percent year over year and 1.2 …

UnitedHealth Group

Coronavirus Daily Update: White House Touts Testing Victory; Pediatric Home Health Providers May See New Challenge | Home Health Care News | 5/12/2020

… funds training, education and scholarship opportunities for the home health, hospice and home care workforce. The grant is part of UnitedHealth Group’s (NYSE: UNH) nearly $75 million commitment to fight COVID-19 and support impacted … a 26% drop in revenue and a 40% drop in patient discharges. What you need to know from Monday (May 11): — A mysterious condition associated with the COVID-19 outbreak has killed three children in …

Director of Nursing RN Home Infusion - Centennial, CO - $4,000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates - UnitedHealth Group - Centennial, CO | 11/18/2019

… Pharmacy patients, coordinating the daily activities of referral, intake, staff and agency assignment and patient management. Additional responsibilities may include patient discharge teaching; on call nursing support; patient visits; nursing agency in-services and other … and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order …

UnitedHealth

Coronavirus Daily Update: White House Touts Testing Victory; Pediatric Home Health Providers May See New Challenge | Home Health Care News | 5/12/2020

… funds training, education and scholarship opportunities for the home health, hospice and home care workforce. The grant is part of UnitedHealth Group’s (NYSE: UNH) nearly $75 million commitment to fight COVID-19 and support impacted … a 26% drop in revenue and a 40% drop in patient discharges. What you need to know from Monday (May 11): — A mysterious condition associated with the COVID-19 outbreak has killed three children in …

Director of Nursing RN Home Infusion - Centennial, CO - $4,000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates - UnitedHealth Group - Centennial, CO | 11/18/2019

… Pharmacy patients, coordinating the daily activities of referral, intake, staff and agency assignment and patient management. Additional responsibilities may include patient discharge teaching; on call nursing support; patient visits; nursing agency in-services and other … and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order …

CVS Health

(USA-MN) Registered Nurse RN – Clinical Educator Liaison - Mendota Heights, MN | 10/26/2019

CVS Health Registered Nurse RN – Clinical Educator Liaison - Mendota Heights, MN in Minnesota Job Description This is an exciting opportunity to use your clinical nursing, IV infusion skills, case management and educating experiences working for … managers, physicians, referral sources and home health agencies to facilitate patient discharge, coordination of care and education. As a Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Liaison you will… Support and assist physicians, social workers, discharge planners and …

(USA-MN-Mendota Heights) Registered Nurse RN – Clinical Educator Liaison - Mendota Heights, MN | 10/26/2019

CVS Health Registered Nurse RN – Clinical Educator Liaison - Mendota Heights, MN in Mendota Heights , Minnesota Job Description This is an exciting opportunity to use your clinical nursing, IV infusion skills, case management and educating experiences … managers, physicians, referral sources and home health agencies to facilitate patient discharge, coordination of care and education. As a Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Liaison you will… Support and assist physicians, social workers, discharge planners and …

Medical Center

Live updates on COVID-19: March 16-31 | Modern Healthcare | 4/24/2020

… patient rights could improve the quality of care that patients receive and foster better communication between providers and patients. Boston Medical Center Health System furloughs around 700 employees 4:05 PM CT on 3/31/2020 Boston Medical … visit for COVID-19, and directed them to speed up patient discharges from the hospital by waiving or expediting prior authorization for home health care or long-term care facility services. CMS gives exchange plans …

How medication management tech helps one hospital better identify interventions | Healthcare IT News | 6/27/2019

Women In Health IT How medication management tech helps one hospital better identify interventions CGH Medical Center pharmacists say the system’s Med Card gives patients a better way to keep track of their medications – and … hospital contracted with PipelineRx to use the health IT vendor’s Patient Discharge Solution, which provides a workflow to help pharmacists engage with patients at and following discharge. Based on their clinical skillset and deep understanding …

HCA

HCA Healthcare opens up COVID-19 data portal on Google’s cloud | Modern Healthcare | 4/7/2020

For-profit hospital chain HCA Healthcare is encouraging other hospitals to share COVID-19 data through a new project it unveiled Monday, dubbed the COVID-19 National Response Portal. HCA’s vision is for hospitals across the U.S. to share data on COVID-19 testing results, critical-care beds, ventilator utilization and patient discharges, which the platform can aggregate to aid in response to the novel coronavirus. Illustrating the spread of …

How medication management tech helps one hospital better identify interventions | Healthcare IT News | 6/27/2019

… consistently track and report on these patients. PROPOSAL So the hospital contracted with PipelineRx to use the health IT vendor’s Patient Discharge Solution, which provides a workflow to help pharmacists engage with patients at and … with PipelineRx to customize the pharmacy workflow based on the healthcare facility’s preferences, then assigned its pharmacists and pharmacy interns to manage this program during their rotation. “For each patient, the workflow could easily be …

CGH Medical Center

How medication management tech helps one hospital better identify interventions | Healthcare IT News | 6/27/2019

Women In Health IT How medication management tech helps one hospital better identify interventions CGH Medical Center pharmacists say the system’s Med Card gives patients a better way to keep track of their medications – and … hospital contracted with PipelineRx to use the health IT vendor’s Patient Discharge Solution, which provides a workflow to help pharmacists engage with patients at and following discharge. Based on their clinical skillset and deep understanding …

PipelineRx Launches Patient Discharge Solution, Helping Reduce Readmissions and Improve Patient Experience | PR Newswire | 5/1/2019

… a leading medication management company powered by clinical pharmacy expertise and cloud technology, today announced that its newest solution for Patient Discharge is now available to hospitals across the United States and Canada . Combining pharmacist … increase in HCAHPS scores when pharmacists delivered medication education. 2 CGH Medical Center uses the PipelineRx solution to focus on patients at high-risk for readmission. “This solution makes it easier for our pharmacists to …

Michael Dowling

Northwell Health surpasses 10,200 COVID-19 patient discharges | Becker’s Hospital Review | 5/11/2020

Northwell Health surpasses 10,200 COVID-19 patient discharges Kelly Gooch - Print Email New Hyde Park, N.Y.-based Northwell Health has discharged 10,210 COVID-19 patients as of May 11, surpassing the threshold of 10,000 patient … other health system in the nation,” Northwell President and CEO Michael Dowling said in a news release. “Our success is a reflection of the selfless work of both front-line staff and behind-the-scenes …

Northwell Discharges 10,000th COVID-19 Patient | Business Wire | 5/8/2020

… patient discharges on Friday, marking a significant milestone in the evolution of the pandemic. “Based on the data we’ve seen, Northwell has treated more COVID-19 patients than any other health system in the nation,” said Northwell President & CEO Michael Dowling . “Our success is a reflection of the selfless work of both front line staff and behind-the-scenes innovation that has enabled us to respond to an unprecedented influx …

York, Pennsylvania

Nursing Home Discharges and Evictions Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic | 6/26/2020

As our country navigates its way through the coronavirus pandemic, it is clear that nursing home patients make up one of our most vulnerable populations. Consequently, it is important that nursing homes be vigilant in the care of their patients, and strictly adhere to proper treatment protocols and standards. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. The New York Times has recently published an article about wrongful patient discharges and …

Total joint replacements in ASCs during the pandemic: Key technology and concepts for success | Becker’s ASC Review | 6/22/2020

… potential to benefit both areas,” said Michael Ast, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City. “You can also achieve more predictability with these types of technology, including OrthAlign … workflows to address inefficiencies in the supply chain, sterilization and patient discharge. Some ASCs may not have been originally built for total joints, which take up more space than other lower acuity procedures, and even …

New York, New York

Nursing Home Discharges and Evictions Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic | 6/26/2020

As our country navigates its way through the coronavirus pandemic, it is clear that nursing home patients make up one of our most vulnerable populations. Consequently, it is important that nursing homes be vigilant in the care of their patients, and strictly adhere to proper treatment protocols and standards. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. The New York Times has recently published an article about wrongful patient discharges and …

Nursing Home Discharges and Evictions Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic | 6/26/2020

As our country navigates its way through the coronavirus pandemic, it is clear that nursing home patients make up one of our most vulnerable populations. Consequently, it is important that nursing homes be vigilant in the care of their patients, and strictly adhere to proper treatment protocols and standards. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. The New York Times has recently published an article about wrongful patient discharges and …

State of New York

Nursing Home Discharges and Evictions Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic | 6/26/2020

As our country navigates its way through the coronavirus pandemic, it is clear that nursing home patients make up one of our most vulnerable populations. Consequently, it is important that nursing homes be vigilant in the care of their patients, and strictly adhere to proper treatment protocols and standards. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. The New York Times has recently published an article about wrongful patient discharges and …

Nursing Home Discharges and Evictions Rise During COVID-19 Pandemic | 6/26/2020

As our country navigates its way through the coronavirus pandemic, it is clear that nursing home patients make up one of our most vulnerable populations. Consequently, it is important that nursing homes be vigilant in the care of their patients, and strictly adhere to proper treatment protocols and standards. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. The New York Times has recently published an article about wrongful patient discharges and …

State of New Jersey

Federal lawmakers want COVID-19 nursing home details from NY, other states | 6/21/2020

… Republicans on a key U.S. House of Representatives oversight committee sent letters this week to Democratic governors in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, California and Michigan seeking documents and information related to the orders. In … in nursing homes and struggled to get information about the patient discharges. “They want answers and they deserve answers,” he said. U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, Steuben County, described the push for details of …

Federal lawmakers want COVID-19 nursing home details from NY, other states | 6/21/2020

… Republicans on a key U.S. House of Representatives oversight committee sent letters this week to Democratic governors in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, California and Michigan seeking documents and information related to the orders. In … in nursing homes and struggled to get information about the patient discharges. “They want answers and they deserve answers,” he said. U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, Steuben County, described the push for details of …

New Haven, Connecticut

Beloved Byram Resident Who Survived Covid-19 Feted with Car Parade | 5/29/2020

Print Byram resident Gabriel Cid, 44, was discharged form Greenwich Hospital on Monday after spending 30 days in the Intensive Care Unit and being connected to a ventilator for 21 days. He was distinguished by being the 2,500th COVID-19 recovered patient discharged from the Yale New Haven Health System to a rehabilitation center for physical therapy. At home on Thursday, Mr. Cid, aka “Cidman,” was celebrated by friends, neighbors …

‘Longest that we’ve been without our father, ever:’ Greenwich family cheers for dad’s release - GreenwichTime | 5/19/2020

Gabriel Cid hugs his neice, Abigail Colin, 12, and nephew, Victor Colin, 17, as he is released from the hospital after battling coronavirus at Greenwich Hospital in Greenwich, Conn. Monday, May 18, 2020. Cid was the 2,500th patient discharged by Yale New Haven Health System after beating COVID-19. He was released to his family as a crowd of nurses and doctors gathered around in celebration after Cid spent 30 …