Whether you are analyzing clinical data at the patient or population level, access the resources below to learn more about the advantages of analytics in clinical care and management.
Clinical Insights for Post-Acute Professionals
Why am I a Skilled Nursing Advocate? (#SNFStrong)
DON Tammy Eichner of Galax Health and Rehab (Trio Healthcare LLC) explains how her nursing experience has made her a Skilled Nursing advocate.
What is the relationship between outcomes measurement and predicting adverse events? For providers and health plans, utilizing MDS-based analytics can have a significant impact on long term and post-acute care outcomes, while also serving to improve efficiency and lower overall cost of care.
Do Increases in Patient Acuity Present a Problem for SNFs?
Do Intentional and Unintentional Increases in Patient Acuity Present a Problem for SNFs in 2021? One of the best ways to educate ourselves and prepare to plan for success is by studying the data we have available to look for trends and opportunities to grow and preempt potential pitfalls. For those of us in the…Read More
SNF Infection Control Practices: The Pressure is On
CMS announced plans for expansion of enforcement activities to improve provider accountability and sustained compliance of infection control practices in a June 1 CMS Memo. The memo also reinforced their expectations for state survey agencies and the timely completion of infection control focused surveys. CMS’ concerns about provider compliance with infection control practices is certainly…Read More
COVID-19: 5 Things Nurse Assessment Coordinators Need to Know
The COVID-19 pandemic is hitting skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) hard. Along with the potential health impact on your residents, staff, and families, there have been several regulatory updates issued by CMS after a State of Emergency was declared on March 13th. Here are five things that nurse assessment coordinators (NACs) should know. New ICD-10 code…Read More