Refocus on capturing PDPM drivers to improve care, quality and reimbursement
Apr 13, 2021
With the prioritization of COVID-19 vaccinations in nursing facilities since late December, facilities nationwide have seen a significant decline in both new cases and deaths among resident populations....
How good does your data need to be?
Jan 29, 2018
It’s a loaded question: How good does your data need to be? If we’re honest with ourselves, we must admit that we’re not perfect. Nor are the systems we create to help minimize error...
MatrixCare to release clinical dashboard
Sep 01, 2015
MatrixCare has announced the MatrixCare Analytics Clinical Dashboard, which has 33 quality measures and compares results to the most current CMS benchmark data.
New models predict SNF hospital readmission rates
Jan 21, 2015
If a skilled nursing facility were an overall Five Star performer, you would think that it would provide the best care and have the fewest rehospitalizations, right?
Vikus releases hiring analytics
Jan 06, 2015
Vikus Corporation has released a major update to its analytics and reporting tools.
I couldn’t live without … HCS Interactant
Nov 01, 2014
Around three years ago, Christian Health Care Center in New Jersey needed a way to be more efficient.
LeadingAge’s CAST releases EHR matrix selection tool
Oct 01, 2014
LeadingAge’s Center for Aging Services Technologies released its 2014 version of a tool to enable long-term providers to choose the best electronic health record for their needs.
Painting by numbers: the way to go to make the right business decisions
James M. Berklan
Sep 24, 2014
The reasons to pursue more robust data-crunching activities keep growing. Especially for long-term care providers, who could have a leg up on other providers and payers.
Report: analytics market has exploded
Sep 03, 2014
The analytics market is exploding across the entire healthcare spectrum, according to a new report from Chilmark Research.
Want to know what ‘secrets’ you’ll soon be sharing? Buy a car
Aug 01, 2014
As never before, data collection and analytics have become part and parcel of long-term care. Even midsize and smaller operators are sifting through amazingly granular information to document strengths,...