Right the First Time Specimen Collection<p>​<img src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/Peezy%20Midstream.jpg" alt="" style="margin&#58;5px;width&#58;399px;" /><br>​<br>Urine is an essential tool used in routine medical evaluations, assessing symptoms, monitoring disease progression and diagnosing medical conditions. Reliable, contamination free samples are essential in obtaining accurate results for the proper diagnosis and treatment and to avoid unnecessary repeat testing.<br><br>Whether it is a standard urine collection cup or another collection device, all current methods require the patient to start-stop-start again and position a container under the urine stream to collect a midstream specimen; then they remove the container and finish emptying their bladder.<br><br>Poorly captured urine samples can lead to increased reporting of mixed growth/contamination as a result of first void urine spoiling the sample. Peezy Midstream urine specimen collection device is designed to obtain a clean catch sample helping to provide more accurate results, diagnosis and treatment.</p><p><br>Learn more at <a href="https&#58;//www.owenmumford.com/us/" target="_blank">www.owenmumford.com​</a><br></p>2020-10-13T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/Peez_1_PE50_spotlightadvert%20tile%20image.jpg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Peezy Midstream is designed to obtain a midstream clean catch sample helping reduce specimen contamination leading to more accurate results, diagnosis and treatment.
RaaS Revolutionizes Your Approach to Equipment Management<p><strong>​RaaS will revolutionize your approach to equipment management by providing&#58;</strong><br><br></p><ul><li>Cost Containment - Using our advanced analytics and asset management tools will lower your total&#160;cost for medical equipment, whether owned or rented.</li></ul><br><ul><li>Improved Transparency &amp; Asset Management - Interactive analytics, visual dashboards and real-time data helps care providers better understand and manage their rental and facility-owned equipment.</li></ul><br><ul><li>Delivers Continuity of Care - RaaS is an evolution of our ongoing commitment to helping care providers deliver greater continuity of care.</li></ul><br><strong>Our innovative approach is comprised of&#58;<br></strong><br>MANAGE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT COST –<br><ul><li>Gain control over rental and purchasing decisions</li><li>Reduce total cost for medical equipment, whether owned or rented<br><ul><li>Active rental dashboards<br></li><li>Cost summary dashboards<br></li><li>Industry benchmarking<br></li><li>Scheduled reports<br></li></ul></li></ul><ul><li>Benefit from EMR integration and automation​</li></ul><p></p><p><br>​MAXIMIZE USE OF FACILITY-OWNED EQUIPMENT<br><p><ul><li>Access to MediLogix's exclusive asset management software, Ella​<br><ul><li>Equipment location and availability<br></li><li>Lifecycle management<br></li><li>Warranty, repair and maintenance tracking<br></li><li>Repair-or-replace decision-making​<br></li></ul></li><li>Optimize equipment usage and rentals across all locations</li><li>Gain equipment visibility at a single location or across your entire organization</li></ul><br>EXPERIENCE SEAMLESS ONBOARDING AND SUPPORT<br><ul><li>Dedicated team to help you every step of the way</li><li>Industry-leading customer service experience</li><li>Comprehensive training and support for your entire staff</li></ul><br>All of this delivers a complete equipment management solution. <a href="http&#58;//www.medilogixllc.com/raas" target="_blank">View more information</a> or <a href="mailto&#58;contact@medilogixllc.com" target="_blank">contact</a> the MediLogix team <span style="text-decoration-line&#58;underline;">at 855-633-4564 </span>to learn more and see why RaaS is the future of medical equipment management.<br></p></p>2020-10-12T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/medilogix%20tile%20image.jpg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />CaregivingIt can be difficult to manage your medical equipment throughout your facilities, which is why we launched a new, game-changing offering for our customers called Rental as a Service (RaaS).
Consistently Train, Evaluate and Document Key Staff Competencies<p>​​Healthcare Academy® has launched two online programs in partnership with AHCA/NCAL. Both programs incorporate a digital competency platform to allow for documentation of live skills demonstration. The digital checklists included in these programs have been designed by industry experts using evidence-based practices to help organizations develop competent and confident staff.<br> <br>AHCA's Requirements of Participation eCompetencies™ is designed specifically to help skilled nursing facilities comply with F-Tag 726 under CMS' Requirements of Participation (ROP). The program offers an extensive library of evidence-based skills checklists that allow evaluators to assess and document staff skills in real time.&#160; Videos are included to aid in skill progression and remediation. AHCA's ROP eCompetencies™ is a comprehensive competency tool that is inter-disciplinary and relevant to all facility staff.&#160; <br><br>The second program is designed for both skilled nursing and assisted living facility staff. AHCA /NCAL's Infection Control Certificate Program features five eLearning modules and 5 eCompetencies™ focused on infection control&#58;&#160; <br><br><strong>eLearning</strong><br> eLearning modules designed to provide staff with basic knowledge in the following&#58;<br></p><ol><li>Infection Prevention and Control for All Staff&#160;&#160; </li><li>Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160;&#160; </li><li>Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)&#160; </li><li>Hand Hygiene&#160; </li><li>COVID-19&#58; PPE Guidance for Use<br></li></ol><strong>Competencies</strong><br> Complete evidence-based digital checklists allow evaluators to confirm step-by-step knowledge and skill staff competency for&#58;&#160; <br><ol><li>Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)&#58; Applying and Removing</li><li> Handwashing</li><li> Surgical Face Mask&#58; Application and Removal</li><li> N95 Respirator Application and User Seal Check</li><li> Cleaning and Disinfecting Environmental Surfaces<br></li></ol>Providers that participate in the Infection Control Certificate Program will have access to a marketing tool kit to support their facilities' need to publicize their commitment to staff education about infection control. <br><br>Each program is designed to consistently train and test competency of staff members, and to electronically document staff performance as their learned skills are being evaluated. Reporting functions make it easy to track skill competency by staff member and share that information with state surveyors. The digital checklists included in these programs were designed by industry experts using evidence-based practices to help organizations develop competent and confident staff. The programs can be used on a laptop, I-Pad, and mobile device. <br><br><strong>How to learn more&#58;</strong> <br>Contact the Healthcare Academy Sales team at <span style="text-decoration&#58;underline;">ahcasales@healthcareacademy.com</span> or (866) 323 4169.&#160; Throughout the month of October, visit the Healthcare Academy virtual booth at the AHCA/NCAL 71st Annual Convention &amp; Expo to learn more about these offerings!&#160;&#160;<br><p></p>2020-10-12T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/REVISED%20HCA%20mid%20oct.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Infection ControlHealthcare Academy® has launched two online programs in partnership with AHCA/NCAL. Both programs incorporate a digital competency platform to allow for documentation of live skills demonstration.
Effective Strategies for Reducing and Managing Transfers to the Emergency Room<p>​As our industry continues to care for more patients and residents with complex medical needs, transfers out to the emergency department, especially at night, can become more frequent. In <a href="https&#58;//www.workcast.com/?cpak=6671824751222367&amp;pak=8796286119956465" target="_blank">this webinar</a>, we'll share effective strategies to mitigate this growing challenge so you can provide more treatment in place, and reduce the impact of stressful emergency room escalations for your residents.<br> <br>Attendees Will&#58;<br> Understand the various impacts of an increasingly medically complex patient cohort on skilled nursing facilities<br><br> Review protocols that decrease unnecessary hospital readmissions through clinical engagement at the nursing home<br><br> Learn how to improve communication between your facility and the hospital for better emergency room outcomes, utilization of hospital resources, and appropriate disposition.<br></p><p>Webinar available starting Occtober 5, 2020&#160;</p><p><a href="https&#58;//www.workcast.com/?cpak=6671824751222367&amp;pak=8796286119956465" target="_blank">VIEW HERE​</a><br></p>2020-10-05T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/Sound%20telemedicine%20webianr%20Marketplace.png?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Telemedicine;CaregivingWebinar available starting October 5, 2020