ICD-10: Senior care makes the transition

ICD-10: Senior care makes the transition

Providers who cannot generate ICD-10-compliant claims by October 1, 2015, will see those claims returned for correction, which will mean delayed reimbursement for services provided, ultimately affecting that organization's bottom line.

PointClickCare announces Integrated Radiology Results

PointClickCare has said providers can use Integrated Radiology Results, allowing them to electronically receive radiology test results in an electronic health record.

PointClickCare extends Secure Conversations

PointClickCare has made its Secure Conversations feature available to the Canadian market, the software vendor announced.

PointClickCare adds features

PointClickCare said it has added three features to its electronic health record system.

PointClickCare employees earn CEAL designation

A dozen employees at PointClickCare have earned the Certification for Assisted Living Administrators (CEAL) designation. CEAL is a national certification program designed to enhance the capabilities of assisted living administrators.

How providers can tackle rising acuity

How providers can tackle rising acuity

Many care workers are skeptical of new technologies, and often rightly so. Based on my experiences working with organizations implementing EHRs and other healthcare systems, I have observed that the lack of a good user interface design slows down the time to success.

PointClickCare offers integrated direct messaging

PointClickCare announced a partnership with MediCity to offer direct messaging. This will allow referral partners to achieve Meaningful Use State 2 requirements, the company noted.

PointClickCare expands eINTERACT

PointClickCare has added Condition Evaluation to its eINTERACT certified tool, the company announced.

Improving outcomes

Improving outcomes

When patients or residents move from one care setting to another, they may receive documentation and medical records that need to be transported along with them. There are ways that technology can help address challenges associated with transitions of care.

PointClickCare debuts Practitioner Engagement Solution

PointClickCare has set up a Mobile Practitioner Engagement Solution to enhance care coordination. Practitioners can now view charts, co-sign orders and conduct secure, HIPAA-compliant mobile conversations. Staff can do this through their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch devices.

PointClickCare boosts integration

PointClickCare has announced new integration for continuity of care and lab results into its electronic health record platform.

PointClickCare introduces two embedded INTERACT tools

PointClickCare has announced that two new INTERACT™ (Interventions to Reduce Acute Care Transfers) tools for its core EHR platform, called the NH Hospital Transfers Rate Tracker ™ and eINTERACT™ QI Review of Hospital Transfers.

How to do it ... medication management

Proper and effective medication management of controlled substances can save your facility thousands of dollars in needless waste and diversion. Most solutions are, figuratively speaking, right under your nose if you know where and how to look. Learn how to protect this valued asset, as well as your staff and residents.

COMS creates partnership

COMS Interactive LLC has partnered with PointClickCare. The companies will work to combine COMS Daylight IQ™ disease management product suite and PointClickCare products and services.

I couldn't live without ... PointClickCare Secure Conversations

I couldn't live without ... PointClickCare Secure Conversations

Leaders at Wellington Healthcare noticed that when residents needed a doctor, nurses were text messaging physicians to request a call. Security concerns prevented the long-term care staff from texting more detailed resident information.

PCC partners with TigerText

PCC partners with TigerText

PointClickCare has entered into an exclusive partnership with TigerText to deliver secure text messaging. Texts will be sent through TigerText's Software Development Kit to PointClickCare's EHR platform for long-term care.

PointClickCare achieves ONC certification

PointClickCare has announced that PointClickCare Version 3.7 is compliant with the ONC 2014 Edition criteria and was certified as an EHR Module.

PointClickCare buys Meal Metrics

PointClickCare buys Meal Metrics

PointClickCare has acquired Meal Metrics, a web-based nutritional management solution. It will now be called the PointClickCare Tray Card.