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2018 Home Care and Hospice Conference and Expo

Posted on Oct 5, 2018 10:40:58 AM by Prepared Health in Events, in Home, in Post-Acute

Our team is headed to the 2018 Home Care and Hospice Conference and Expo with the National Association for Home Care and Hospice. Join us in Grapevine, TX to discover what's next in the post-acute field and how we are connecting care providers from hospital to home. Will you be there? Reach out or find us in the expo. We'd love to get connected. 

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enTouch selected as one of the best new ideas in healthcare today

Posted on Sep 27, 2018 8:47:14 AM by Prepared Health in News, in Press Release, in Home, in Hospitals

PreparedHealth is thrilled to be listed as one of four finalists in Vizient's sixth annual Innovation Challenge, an event designed to highlight the best new ideas in healthcare today. The Innovation Challenge will be held on Oct. 3 at 3:45 p.m. as part of the opening general session for the 2018 Vizient Connections Summit to be held at The Wynn in Las Vegas.

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11th Annual Regional DV-NJ Chapters HIMSS Conference

Posted on Sep 19, 2018 8:49:54 AM by Prepared Health in Events, in Home

 

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18th Annual Illinois Case Management and Transitions of Care Conference

Posted on Sep 14, 2018 4:06:54 PM by Prepared Health in Events, in Home

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2018 HHCN Summit - Chicago

Posted on Sep 14, 2018 3:35:34 PM by Prepared Health in Home, in Events

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Bowes In Home Care joins enTouch Network in Chicago Market

Posted on Sep 11, 2018 6:30:00 AM by Megan Gilmore in Home, in Post-Acute, in Press Release, in News

enTouch continues to expand network across Chicago to streamline care from hospital to home

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2018 Healthcare Analytics Summit - Digital Innovators Showcase

Posted on Sep 10, 2018 4:30:00 PM by Megan Gilmore in News, in Hospitals, in Home

Our team is headed to Salt Lake City today to join healthcare's top innovators at Health Catalyst's Healthcare Analytics Summit. We're excited to network with our peers who are making a difference in healthcare. Will you be there? Find us in the Digital Innovators Showcase!

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It's time to ditch the fax machine

Posted on Aug 16, 2018 11:02:04 AM by Iqbal Brainch in healthtech, in Hospitals, in Post-Acute, in skilled nursing, in Home

From an evolution standpoint, the methods for information transfer and communication have come a long way from the days of the telegraph. Up until the 1990s, the fax machine was the most widely used communication device in almost all industries. The 21st century ushered in a new age of mobile and web-based communication tools. The American healthcare system, however, remains stuck in the past. As it stands, approximately 75% of all medical communication still takes place via fax. While an overwhelming majority of clinics, hospitals, and post-acute care (PAC) providers have digitized their patient records, the means to share this electronic information across different healthcare settings proves difficult.

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Home Health Care News: PreparedHealth Platform Grows as Providers Seek to Reduce Readmissions

Posted on Aug 14, 2018 2:25:54 PM by Prepared Health in News, in Home, in Post-Acute

Collaborating across the continuum of care is becoming increasingly important, a point crystallized by one health care technology company’s rapid growth—and success in bringing together some of the nation’s largest home health and private duty providers, as well as rehabilitation companies and health systems.

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Crain's Chicago Business: Looking to cut hospital readmission rates? Ditch the faxes and Post-it notes

Posted on Aug 10, 2018 9:55:32 AM by Prepared Health in Hospitals, in News, in Home

As patient communication increases, Crystal Lake-based Centegra Health System finds readmission rates decrease.

 

A primary focus in health care, from hospitals, the government and private insurers, is to improve treatment and efficiency. One key measurement: readmission rates.

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