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Healthcare IT News: Centegra takes HIPAA-compliant Facebook approach to put caregivers on same page

Posted on Jul 24, 2018 8:23:26 AM by PreparedHealth in Home, in Health Plans, in Hospitals, in Post-Acute

Centegra Health System opted to participate in CMS' Bundled Payments for Care Improvement initiative. But at first, it wasn't sure how it was going to track, chart and monitor a patient's progress throughout a full 90-day episode of care.

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Improving Patient Outcomes with enTouch: The Hospital Perspective | Webinar

Posted on Jun 7, 2018 4:16:14 PM by PreparedHealth in Hospitals, in Post-Acute, in entouch, in Resources

Join us for an inside look at the enTouch implementation at Centegra Health System. Centegra began using enTouch for improved communication with post-acute providers around their high-risk BPCI patients. 

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Centegra Health System implements enTouch across hospital after seeing success with BPCI population

Posted on May 30, 2018 11:00:00 PM by PreparedHealth in Hospitals, in entouch network, in Press Release, in News, in Post-Acute

Centegra expands usage of enTouch network to all discharges and Medicaid population

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Redesigning skilled nursing facilities for today’s needs

Posted on May 17, 2018 11:19:34 AM by Denise Paykos, BSN, APN in Health Plans, in Hospitals, in Post-Acute

With the burgeoning aging population in America, the number of people living with chronic and complex medical conditions continues to rise. A higher disease burden translates to an in increase in hospitalizations as these seniors are at greater risk of developing acute illnesses. But what happens after the hospital stay? 

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Holy Redeemer joins the growing enTouch network in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

Posted on May 8, 2018 12:37:45 AM by Megan Gilmore in Hospitals, in Post-Acute, in Health Plans, in News, in Press Release

Adds new technology to improve care coordination with area Hospitals, Post-Acute Care and Home-based providers across the care continuum

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Differentiating your SNF by Leveraging Technology and Data | Webinar

Posted on May 3, 2018 10:00:00 AM by Megan Gilmore in Home, in Hospitals

The enTouch network activates data and evidence to drive optimal care within the Post Acute Care facilities, patients' homes, and their communities. Learn how skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) can leverage the data within enTouch to ensure seamless transitions across the care continuum and prevent re-hospitalization. This data can be in turn utilized for securing placement as a preferred partner with hospitals and health systems. 

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Simplifying Care Transitions for Case Managers | Webinar

Posted on May 2, 2018 11:16:23 PM by Megan Gilmore in Home, in Hospitals

enTouch allows case managers to streamline their patient management and referral processes along with HIPAA-compliant texting and messaging. Learn more by watching the recorded webinar. 

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Transforming the Role of the Case Manager: Thoughts from ACMA 2018

Posted on Apr 27, 2018 2:58:33 PM by Iqbal Brainch in Hospitals, in casemanagement, in healthtech

What great timing for the ACMA (American Case Management Association) National Conference to be hosted in Houston this year! The winter has dragged on and on in the Midwest and our Chicago team definitely enjoyed the 80 degree temps. Cheering on the Houston Rockets during a playoff game was certainly a bonus! But more importantly, as with all great conferences, I had the opportunity to learn from and engage with folks from across the country. Stepping back and hearing about the challenges that case managers face as well as about the innovations that are on the horizon convinced me that the field is ripe for disruption. 

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PreparedHealth appoints Dr. Mary Naylor to Advisory Board

Posted on Mar 22, 2018 9:48:03 AM by Megan Gilmore in Home, in Health Plans, in Hospitals, in Post-Acute, in News, in Press Release

PreparedHealth expands advisory board with care transitions expert, Mary Naylor, to accelerate impact of enTouch and DINA

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Move Over Alexa & Siri, and Say Hello To DINA: The New Voice of Healthcare

Posted on Feb 8, 2018 4:18:53 PM by Iqbal Brainch in Home, in Health Plans, in Post-Acute, in Hospitals

The Data Gap: Sharing Information

As healthcare providers strive to navigate patients safely across the care continuum, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and other post-acute care providers need effective processes for sharing information and tracking data regarding care transitions, patient statuses, and clinical outcomes. This need is especially heightened in an era of bundled payments and value-based purchasing where delivery of high quality and cost-efficient care is of utmost importance.

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