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Analytics Can Be Your Secret Sauce for Attracting Referral Partners<p></p><p><strong>eBook&#58; Demystifying data and analytics for skilled nursing facilities<br></strong><br>Why you need analytic&#160;solutions, how to implement them, and what they can do for your organization.<br><br>There are analytic&#160;tools beyond reporting that can give you insight into your operations to help you attract additional referral partners and enhance profitability. Data-driven outcome strategies can be the “secret sauce&quot; that gives you a competitive advantage in today's rapidly changing market.<br><br>Our new eBook will help you understand how to use data and analytics in your SNF by explaining&#58;</p><ul><li>The difference between reporting and analytics</li><li>Why predictive analytics is important</li><li>How to manage data access</li><li>What an analytics solution should—and should not—do</li><li>Why trends are more important than data in isolation</li></ul><p><br></p><p>Download our <a href="https&#58;//go.matrixcare.com/LP-SNF-2021-05-Proactive-Care.html?utm_source=AHCA/NCAL-The-Link-eNews&amp;utm_medium=BNR-Jul2021&amp;utm_campaign=Proactive-Care" target="_blank">eBook</a> to learn how to work with a vendor to understand your data needs and find the solution that drives better outcomes for your organization—and better care for your patients.<br><br><br><a href="https&#58;//go.matrixcare.com/LP-SNF-2021-05-Proactive-Care.html?utm_source=AHCA/NCAL-The-Link-eNews&amp;utm_medium=BNR-Jul2021&amp;utm_campaign=Proactive-Care" target="_blank">&#160;Download the eBook</a>.<br></p>2021-07-06T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/SNF_BNR_Provider_AHCA_NCAL_Marketplace_740x740_fnl.jpg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />TechnologyOur eBook explores the role data should play when it comes to informing the decisions that will lead to a better business—and ultimately, better care.
PointClickCare Removes Blind Spots in Care<p>​Healthcare is becoming more complex each day, and it's more critical than ever for care providers to have a complete view of a patient and their needs. As the industry shifts to a value-based care model, care teams must have immediate access to in-depth, real-time insights at any stage of the patient's journey.<br><br>Without this holistic view of the patient, SNFs will experience blind spots in care delivery and will be unable to achieve their desired outcomes. This is especially important for vulnerable populations who are often the least visible across the continuum.<br><br>True care coordination requires data, insights, and a seamless workflow. The right technology platform enhances care transitions <em>between </em>visits, patient management <em>within visits</em>, and network optimization <em>across</em> visits. Using a single platform that spans care settings and provides real-time data and care coordination tools can allow SNFs to achieve&#58;</p><ul><li><strong>More effective workflows&#58; </strong>Automatically transfer clinical data including medication and orders to save hours on medication reconciliation, diagnosis reconciliation, and other paper-based or PDF-based processes.&#160; <br></li></ul><ul><li><strong>A complete picture of organizational performance&#58; </strong>Eliminate time spent manually compiling spreadsheets and updating performance data, such as readmission rates and length of stay. <br></li></ul><ul><li><strong>Improved collaboration with hospitals through real-time data&#58; </strong>Set up real-time data running between hospitals and post-acute care systems to support programs for quality care improvement. </li></ul><p>&#160;<br> Bottomline, PointClickCare can help you eliminate blind spots in care and succeed under a value-based care model. Learn more at <a href="https&#58;//pointclickcare.com/campaign/integrated-care-coordination-readiness/?utm_medium=content-syndication&amp;utm_source=provider-mag&amp;utm_campaign=FY21-Q2-Connected-Care-ICCReady-AC-ACU-NL-DCM-SPM-HARM-US&amp;pcc_utm=csn_mktocpid-FY21-Q2-Connected-Care-ICCReady-AC-ACU-NL-DCM-SPM-HARM-US" target="_blank">pointclickcare.com</a>.&#160;<br></p>2021-07-06T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/Provider-Marketplace-eNewsletter-Ad_PointClickCare.jpeg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />EHRCare teams must have immediate access to in-depth, real-time insights at any stage of the patient's journey.
Better Wound Care Outcomes Start Here<p></p><p>Caring for your patients is a top priority, but managing advanced wound care can be a challenge. That's why we developed the McKesson Wound<em>Care</em>&#160;Companion<sup>TM</sup>&#160;program, to help make the treatment of wounds easier so you can continue giving the best in care.<br><strong><br>Resource Guides<br></strong>Take advantage of our Resource Guides to help you establish a wound care portfolio and identify nutritional and skin care products to support healing. From trusted national suppliers to our own McKesson Brands portfolio, they make choosing the right products easy.<br><br><b>Pocket Guides<br></b>Your go-to, take-anywhere guide for information on advanced wound care. Guides are available to help you with skin and wound assessment, nutrition, prevention and product selection.<br><br><b>McKesson Academy™<br></b>The clinical education and training you need delivered through our no-cost online portal, featuring over 270 resources, including Relias CE training courses, product education and McKesson webinars. McKesson Online Education delivers complimentary access to a wide range of courses for CNAs and licensed nursing professionals. Get started now at&#160;<a href="https&#58;//mms.mckesson.com/content/our-services-solutions/training-compliance/mckesson-academy/" target="_blank">mms.mckesson.com/mckesson-academy</a>.&#160;<br><br><b>Wound Care Education Institute (WCEI)<br></b>WCEI's Skin and Wound Management course, available to you through McKesson Medical-Surgical, offers an evidence-based approach to wound management to help clinicians stay current with the standards of care and legally defensible at bedside. The course is available at&#160;<a href="https&#58;//www.wcei.net/partnerships/mckesson" target="_blank">https&#58;//www.wcei.net/partnerships/mckesson</a>.<br><br>For more information on advanced skin and wound care solutions, check out our full McKesson WoundCare Companion<sup>TM</sup>&#160;program at mms.mckesson.com/wound-care or contact our Clinical Resource Team at 877.611.0081.​<br></p>2021-06-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/McKesson_BetterCareStartsHere_740x740.jpg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />ClinicalFrom wound and skin care products to nutritional and educational support, The McKesson WoundCare Companion™ helps you take a comprehensive approach to patient care.
Comparison of Healthcare Costs Associated With Patients Receiving Traditional NPWT<p>Two large independent* economic studies demonstrated&#58; 3M™ V.A.C.® Therapy delivers lower total cost to treat<sup>1,2<br></sup><br>The newest health economic analysis<sup>2</sup> of real-world health insurance claims data provided&#160;insights into the cost-effectiveness of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT). The analysis showed patients who received V.A.C.<sup>®</sup> Therapy had lower total and wound-related treatment costs than patients who received competitor NPWT in all wound types across all time periods studied.<br><br>Methodology<sup>2<span style="font-size&#58;11.6667px;"><br></span></sup>Retrospective analysis of U.S. insurance claims database compared total and wound-related costs for patients who received V.A.C.<sup>®</sup> Therapy versus competitor NPWT in the outpatient setting between January 2016 and September 2018. Costs were compared across care settings and wound types at 30 days, 3 months, and 12 months after initial claim.</p><p><img src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/VAC%2012%20Months%20Costs%20chart%20740x740.jpg" alt="" style="margin&#58;5px;width&#58;550px;height&#58;550px;" />&#160;</p><p>Interested in downloading this study? <a href="https&#58;//engage.3m.com/vac-therapy-study?utm_term=hcbg-msd-ooh-en_us-lead-coc-em-thirdparty-ahca-dwln-na-jun21-na">Visit our website</a> for more information.<br><span style="font-size&#58;9pt;"><br><br>1. Law A, Cyhaniuk A, Krebs B. Comparison of health care costs and hospital readmission rates associated with negative pressure wound therapies. Wounds. 2015 Mar;27(3)&#58;63-72. PMID&#58; 25786078.<br></span><span style="font-size&#58;9pt;">2. Law A L. Krebs B. Karnik B. Griffin L. Comparison of Healthcare Costs Associated With Patients Receiving Traditional Negative Pressure Wound Therapies in the Post Acute Setting. Cureus 12(11)&#58;e11790. DOI 10.7759/cureus.11790.<br></span><span style="font-size&#58;9pt;">NOTE&#58; Specific indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, and safety information exist for these products and therapies. Please consult a clinician and product instructions for use prior to application. Rx only.<br></span><span class="ms-rteFontSize-1">© 2021 3M. All rights reserved. 3M and the other marks shown are marks and/or registered marks. Unauthorized use prohibited. All other marks are property of their respective owners. PRA-PM-US-03231 (06/21)</span>​</p>2021-06-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/3M_SATL_740x740background-01.png?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />ClinicalTwo large independent* economic studies demonstrated: 3M™ V.A.C.® Therapy delivers lower total cost to treat