Many senior care providers are implementing Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems in their efforts to improve care and reduce costs. This is increasingly a necessity, as EMRs can help prevent harmful drug interactions, track assessments and monitor clinical outcomes. However, EMR downtime is a tremendous challenge. Communicating consistent instructions to staff during the recovery should be the easiest part of the recovery process.
When remodeling and changing plumbing options within a facility, administrators have to consider products and renovations with the actual end user in mind. Administrators also need to be aware of what products are designed to be conducive to the physical requirements of their residents.