• Lifelong Learning Article

    Lifelong Learning: The Key to Remaining Relevant and Providing Safe, Effective Care

    Lifelong learning is not an option in healthcare, it’s required by healthcare workers to remain relevant and continue providing safe, effective patient care. Download this article to learn how the lifelong learning movement in healthcare provides benefit and welfare for everyone in society.
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    Five Factors Changing the Delivery of Care Across the Healthcare Continuum

    Care delivery across the healthcare continuum is changing. Today’s young seniors have high expectations for care. With longer lifespans and declining nursing home occupancies, this tech-savvy generation is shifting the delivery of healthcare. Learn how to adapt to the needs of this changing market. In this article, we explore five factors changing the delivery of care across the continuum. Download the article to learn more.
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    Database Comparisons Can Improve Your Decision-Making

    When it comes to regulatory training and compliance effectiveness, most organizations believe they are delivering an exceptional experience of care to patients. But do they know how their program compares to other healthcare organizations? Now more than ever, comparative data is able to show us how each organization really stacks up against each other, which reveals that there is plenty of room for improvement. Download the article now to see how HealthStream’s latest data-based products, KnowledgeQ® and ComplyQ™, can help your organization pinpoint gaps in your compliance training program and create a tailored plan for improvement.
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    Code Red: Medical Coding Staff Issues Can Create Reimbursement Bottlenecks and Other Problems

    In patient care, even when a problem is clear, the solution can often be difficult to pin down. The same is true of healthcare as an industry. Shortfalls in key staffing areas such as coding can create havoc on business operations and efficiency as fixes prove elusive. Download this article to find ways to combat these revenue cycle staffing issues.
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    Responsible Use of Social Media in Heathcare

    The days when social media was viewed as a fun communications platform for the younger generations are definitely over. Today, social media has become the number one way to connect and socialize with one another in work and everyday life. When used correctly it is an excellent tool, but when used incorrectly it has its risks, especially in the healthcare industry. Download this article to learn tips, tricks and best practices for using social media in the healthcare industry.
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    With Maternal Mortality Rates on the Rise, OB Risk Must be a Priority

    Maternal mortality rates in the United States are the highest for any high resource country—and that number is rising. Download this article and learn what your clinical staff can do to reverse this alarming trend.
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    Trends in Interactive Learning

    Relevance requires transformation, and the future of how healthcare workers are educated is no exception. Download this article and learn how the newest trends in interactive learning can impact your organization.
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    5 Ways Compensation Planning Can Improve Employee Retention

    For most healthcare organizations, their greatest expense—and greatest differentiator—is their employees. In this paper, we look at the role compensation can play in supporting employee retention and suggest ways healthcare organizations can use a strong compensation strategy to reduce employee turnover.
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    Working with Patient Access Staff to Improve Revenue Cycle Performance

    Patient Access representatives hold more responsibility and expectations than ever before, yet in many hospitals, there is no dedicated training for these staff members. This lack of training can lead to front-end errors and ultimately denied claims, costing your organization both time and money. Download the article to learn how to improve your revenue cycle outcomes.
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    Solving the Retention Problem Across the Care Continuum

    What are some of the tools that organizations across the care continuum can adopt in their efforts to improve retention? Download the article to learn more.
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    Data Defenders: Creating a Risk-Aware Culture

    Healthcare continues to come under attack by cyber-criminals. Often, their first target is employees, as they offer the most direct path to sensitive data. Download this article and learn how to train your staff to become a security asset, not a security liability.
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    Conflicts of Interest: Reducing Risk in the Age of Full Disclosure

    Conflicts of Interest (COI) exists when a person could derive personal benefit from actions or decisions made in his or her official capacity. Download this article to discover how a COI scandal damaged the reputation of a leading medical journal and a once-highly admired pharmaceutical company, costing the company over $5 billion in settlements.
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    Workplace Data Collection Advances and Improves Healthcare Hiring Outcomes

    Workforce data, and finding ways to analyze, evaluate, and integrate it into business functions, is not new but is becoming more important in healthcare today. In this article, see how using data can build effective hiring, development, and leadership practices for your organization.
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    Overcoming the Fear of CPR: More Frequent Training, Feedback, and Patient Surveillance

    Even trained healthcare professionals can lack confidence in their ability to deliver CPR, often resulting in fear or avoidance of Mock Codes. HealthStream called on CPR Specialist Nicole Kupchik to share best practices for overcoming obstacles in resuscitation training. Learn how to tackle pressing issues with pauses, chest compression fraction, defibrillation events, over-ventilation, and more – equipping your organization for improved outcomes. Download the article now.
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    Ensuring High Quality CPR Across the Care Continuum

    On average, only 23% of adult patients will survive in-hospital sudden cardiac arrest. As alarming as that statistic is, it’s even worse outside of the hospital, where survival rates are estimated to range from just 2% to 11%. HealthStream Resuscitation Coach Donna Haynes and Solutions Representative Alex Harris share with us why providers throughout the care continuum must move beyond the traditional routine activity of getting the CPR card and invest more in training their staff to provide quality CPR that saves lives. Download the article to learn how.
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    Workforce Trends Shaping Healthcare

    The healthcare industry continue to evolve and this year is no different. This article breaks down the workforce trends that are affecting healthcare.
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    Is Your Organization Compliant with the New CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule?

    The 2016 CMS Emergency Preparedness rule establishes new national requirements for Medicare and Medicaid participating providers and suppliers to ensure those facilities are able to adequately plan for and respond to both natural and man-made disasters. Medicare-certified healthcare providers and suppliers were required to comply and implement all regulations by November 16, 2017. Download this resource to learn about the new rules and to see if your organization is compliance according to the new standards.
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    Ten Trends That Are Redefining Healthcare

    The healthcare industry is in a time of great uncertainty, but also great innovation. Join Robin Rose, Vice President Healthcare Resource Group at HealthStream, as she breaks down the ten trends will redefine healthcare.
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    MACRA and MIPS: Are You Leaving Money on the Table?

    In a recent survey of healthcare executives, nearly two-thirds said they were unprepared or even very unprepared for the Quality Payment Program prescribed by MACRA (Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act). Download this resource to find several steps you can take to avoid a potential negative Medicare payment adjustment under MACRA’s Quality Payment Program.
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    Reimbursements at Risk: Preventing Errors from Patient Access to Discharge

    According to the American College of Healthcare Executives, the top three revenue cycle problems across all healthcare organizations are Medicare reimbursement, the timeliness of Medicaid reimbursement, and bad debt. Since these issues remain largely outside the control of providers, organizations need to direct resources where they can make a positive and significant difference.
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