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
FREE Innovative Healthcare PRN Staffing Platform<p></p><p>Eliminate the burden of a traditional agency. Find who you want, when you want.<br><br>ShiftKey is the FREE, easy to use, hassle-free PRN scheduling platform that will give you the ability to hand-pick providers that work best for you, time and time again.<br><br>With over 11 million hours filled, across 25 states, ShiftKey has partnered with over 1,500 facilities to fundamentally change the way facilities connect with healthcare professionals.<br><br>Simply login and post your available PRN shifts within a few automated steps. We'll match your credential requirements with healthcare professionals in your area and immediately advertise openings to available providers.<br><br>Your facility will see all shift requests along with provider information—including credentials, licensure, JCAHO compliant competency tests, shot records, and more. ShiftKey is also free to use, the only cost to a facility is for the hours worked by the providers selected for posted shifts.<br><br>At ShiftKey, we are committed to providing facilities with continuity, complete control, certified compliance, and cost savings.<br><br>Want to instantly connect and get automated? <a href="https&#58;//www.shiftkey.com/healthcare_facilities?utm_source=providerMag_marketing&amp;utm_medium=linkedin&amp;utm_campaign=fac_ProvMagMarketplace_June2021">Click here to learn more</a>.&#160;​<br></p>2021-06-23T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/ShiftKey_Providers_Marketplace_740x740_210623_1.1.jpg?RenditionID=5" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />WorkforceShiftKey is the innovative online platform that gives facilities a direct connection to PRN providers, making agencies obsolete. You request the shift. You pick the providers.
Using Technology as Part of a Multifactorial Approach to Falls<p><strong>​​​Furthering Our Commitment to Innovation<br></strong><br>As the nation's largest provider of contract therapy services, Select Rehabilitation has formed a strategic partnership with VirtuSense, an artificial intelligence (AI) company focused on fall and injury prevention. We are now implementing VirtuSense's industry-leading product VSTBalance – which uses AI to proactively identify fall-risks in older adults – in thousands of communities nationwide.</p><p><br><br><b>What is VSTBalance?<br><br></b>VSTBalance is an automated fall-risk assessment tool that empowers a preventative approach to care. The system uses artificial intelligence and machine vision to objectively identify deficits in balance, gait, and function—the three leading indicators of fall-risk, without intra- or inter-rater reliability issues.<br><br>This revolutionary approach to Fall Prevention has managed to reduce falls by as much as <strong>73%.<br></strong><br>To learn more about Select Rehabilitation, VirtuSense, and how Technology and AI can be used as part of a multifactorial approach to falls, <strong><a href="https&#58;//hubs.ly/H0NMtmg0">Read the white paper.</a></strong></p>2021-06-09T04:00:00Z<img alt="" src="/Marketplace/PublishingImages/2020/Select%20VS%20740x740%20JPG%20@72DPI.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Falls;TechnologyRevolutionizing fall prevention by reducing falls by as much as 73% through the use of artificial intelligence (AI), with predictive analytics based on balance and gait analysis to forecast fall risk.