Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations: A private, voluntary, not-for-profit organization which establishes standards for the operation of health facilities and services, conducts surveys, and awards accreditation.Organizational Culture: Beliefs and values shared by all members of the organization. These shared values, which are subject to change, are reflected in the day to day management of the organization.Multi-Institutional Systems: Institutional systems consisting of more than one health facility which have cooperative administrative arrangements through merger, affiliation, shared services, or other collective ventures.Safety Management: The development of systems to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences in an institutional setting. The concept includes prevention or reduction of adverse events or incidents involving employees, patients, or facilities. Examples include plans to reduce injuries from falls or plans for fire safety to promote a safe institutional environment.Organizational Innovation: Introduction of changes which are new to the organization and are created by management.Medical Errors: Errors or mistakes committed by health professionals which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in diagnosis (DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS), errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of surgical procedures, in the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings. Medical errors are differentiated from MALPRACTICE in that the former are regarded as honest mistakes or accidents while the latter is the result of negligence, reprehensible ignorance, or criminal intent.Employee Incentive Plans: Programs designed by management to motivate employees to work more efficiently with increased productivity, and greater employee satisfaction.Efficiency, Organizational: The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.Total Quality Management: The application of industrial management practice to systematically maintain and improve organization-wide performance. Effectiveness and success are determined and assessed by quantitative quality measures.Accreditation: Certification as complying with a standard set by non-governmental organizations, applied for by institutions, programs, and facilities on a voluntary basis.Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Models, Organizational: Theoretical representations and constructs that describe or explain the structure and hierarchy of relationships and interactions within or between formal organizational entities or informal social groups.Hospital Administration: Management of the internal organization of the hospital.Leadership: The function of directing or controlling the actions or attitudes of an individual or group with more or less willing acquiescence of the followers.Health Facilities: Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.Computer Security: Protective measures against unauthorized access to or interference with computer operating systems, telecommunications, or data structures, especially the modification, deletion, destruction, or release of data in computers. It includes methods of forestalling interference by computer viruses or so-called computer hackers aiming to compromise stored data.Diffusion of Innovation: The broad dissemination of new ideas, procedures, techniques, materials, and devices and the degree to which these are accepted and used.Organizational Case Studies: Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.United StatesQuality Assurance, Health Care: Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.Cooperative Behavior: The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)Libraries, Hospital: Information centers primarily serving the needs of hospital medical staff and sometimes also providing patient education and other services.Health Personnel: Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.Decision Making, Organizational: The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.Interprofessional Relations: The reciprocal interaction of two or more professional individuals.Managed Care Programs: Health insurance plans intended to reduce unnecessary health care costs through a variety of mechanisms, including: economic incentives for physicians and patients to select less costly forms of care; programs for reviewing the medical necessity of specific services; increased beneficiary cost sharing; controls on inpatient admissions and lengths of stay; the establishment of cost-sharing incentives for outpatient surgery; selective contracting with health care providers; and the intensive management of high-cost health care cases. The programs may be provided in a variety of settings, such as HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS and PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS.Information Systems: Integrated set of files, procedures, and equipment for the storage, manipulation, and retrieval of information.Health Services Research: The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Electronic Health Records: Media that facilitate transportability of pertinent information concerning patient's illness across varied providers and geographic locations. Some versions include direct linkages to online consumer health information that is relevant to the health conditions and treatments related to a specific patient.Quality Improvement: The attainment or process of attaining a new level of performance or quality.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Confidentiality: The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.Quality Indicators, Health Care: Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.Information Dissemination: The circulation or wide dispersal of information.Medical Records Systems, Computerized: Computer-based systems for input, storage, display, retrieval, and printing of information contained in a patient's medical record.Patient Care Team: Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.Hospitals: Institutions with an organized medical staff which provide medical care to patients.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Primary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.World Health Organization: A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.Organizations: Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.Health Care Costs: The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.Healthcare Disparities: Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE established in 1990 to "provide indexing, abstracting, translating, publishing, and other services leading to a more effective and timely dissemination of information on research, demonstration projects, and evaluations with respect to health care to public and private entities and individuals engaged in the improvement of health care delivery..." It supersedes the National Center for Health Services Research. The United States Agency for Health Care Policy and Research was renamed Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) under the Healthcare Research and Quality Act of 1999.Health Maintenance Organizations: Organized systems for providing comprehensive prepaid health care that have five basic attributes: (1) provide care in a defined geographic area; (2) provide or ensure delivery of an agreed-upon set of basic and supplemental health maintenance and treatment services; (3) provide care to a voluntarily enrolled group of persons; (4) require their enrollees to use the services of designated providers; and (5) receive reimbursement through a predetermined, fixed, periodic prepayment made by the enrollee without regard to the degree of services provided. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Accountable Care Organizations: Organizations of health care providers that agree to be accountable for the quality, cost, and overall care of Medicare beneficiaries who are enrolled in the traditional fee-for-service program who are assigned to it. Assigned means those beneficiaries for whom the professionals in the organization provide the bulk of primary care services. (www.cms.gov/OfficeofLegislation/Downloads/Accountable CareOrganization.pdf accessed 03/16/2011)Molecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Health Services: Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.Organizations, Nonprofit: Organizations which are not operated for a profit and may be supported by endowments or private contributions.Healthcare Financing: Methods of generating, allocating, and using financial resources in healthcare systems.Qualitative Research: Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)Base Sequence: The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.National Health Programs: Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.Health Care Reform: Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.Health Policy: Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Personnel, Hospital: The individuals employed by the hospital.Health Care Sector: Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Delivery of Health Care, Integrated: A health care system which combines physicians, hospitals, and other medical services with a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of medical care for its customers. In a fully integrated system, the three key elements - physicians, hospital, and health plan membership - are in balance in terms of matching medical resources with the needs of purchasers and patients. (Coddington et al., Integrated Health Care: Reorganizing the Physician, Hospital and Health Plan Relationship, 1994, p7)Health Services Needs and Demand: Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.Patient Satisfaction: The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.Health Expenditures: The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.Amino Acid Sequence: The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Rural Health Services: Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.Health Resources: Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Cost of Illness: The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.Telemedicine: Delivery of health services via remote telecommunications. This includes interactive consultative and diagnostic services.Health Facility Administrators: Managerial personnel responsible for implementing policy and directing the activities of health care facilities such as nursing homes.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
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... receive health care transition and disease self-management preparation by advocating for policy that supports health care ... Healthcare Transition Research Consortium Admisnitrative Team (alphabetical order). Cecily Betz, PhD, RN, FAAN, [email protected] ... To embed well-planned, evidence-based health care transition from pediatric to adult-focused providers as a standard component ... 2009: Partnership with researchers from Florida (John, David, Janet and Arwa) and other organizations, states and countries.. ...
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... non-political and non-profit making developmental organization in 2009. Very relevant ... Walta Mothers and Children Care Organization (WMCHCO) have emerged into being as an indigenous, non-governmental, ... Walta Mothers & Children Health Care Organization (WMCHCO).. Addis Ababa/Ethiopia, AA, Etiópia. , http://www.waltahealthcare. ... Walta Mothers and Children Care Organization (WMCHCO) have emerged into being as an indigenous, non-governmental, non-political ...
Consequences for Healthcare Organizations. The General Duty Clause from the OSHA Act of 1970 requires all employers to provide ... Violence in the healthcare workplace is a major disruption to job satisfaction and has a negative impact on the therapeutic ... Hospital and healthcare administrators should consider the role that prevention of work-related violence plays in improving the ... Healthcare workplace violence leads to increased absenteeism by nurses, increased use of sick-leave, lower productivity, low ...
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Many healthcare organizations allow employees to bring smart phones, tablets and other sophisticated data-gathering devices ... Most healthcare organizations do not secure their medical devices. The authors think that this is because organizations believe ... Many healthcare organizations allow employees to bring smart phones, tablets and other sophisticated data-gathering devices ... Among healthcare organizations that were covered in this report are: *Hospitals/clinics that are part of a network - 46% ...
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However, today s medical devices connect to a variety of healthcare systems, networks, and other tools within a healthcare ... www.nist.gov/publications/securing-wireless-infusion-pumps-healthcare-delivery-organizations ... Connecting devices to point-of-care medication systems and electronic health records can improve healthcare delivery processes ...
... and managers in health care organizations, Hospitals & Health Care Organizations: Manage ... and managers in health care organizations, Hospitals & Health Care Organizations: Management Strategies, Operational Techniques ... Hospitals and Health Care Organizations is a must-read for any physician and other health care provider to understand the ... Hospitals & Health Care Organizations Management Strategies, Operational Techniques, Tools, Templates, and Case Studies By ...
Primary Health Care. * Policy Brief: Purchasing arrangements with the private sector to provide primary health care in ... Policy Brief: Attraction and Retention of Rural Primary Health-care Workers in the Asia Pacific Region ...
... and are appearing in organizations providing many different kinds of products and services. Th ... Empowerment in Healthcare Organizations Nelson Ositadimma Oranye and Nora Ahmad 11. Kaizen in Healthcare Organizations Mark ... Servant Leadership in Healthcare Organizations Jack McCann 18. Shared Leadership in Healthcare Organizations D. David Persaud ... Teamwork in Healthcare Organizations Jan Schmutz, Annalena Welp and Michaela Kolbe 22. Total Quality Management in Healthcare ...
In the case of the Practice Fusion app, we used paper prototypes to test and evolve everything from content organization to ... Many of the questions during the Q&A were symptomatic of a large organization that is beholden to fluctuating regulation. One ... I appreciated the opportunity to bring some lessons from my experience in healthcare and design, and Im looking forward to ... in rallying a team and communicating with an organization; this kind of tool could help establish a sense of consistency and ...
... a healthcare organization chose to pay the ransom.. Its notable that the healthcare vertical - the sector that arguably holds ... Not every healthcare organization can afford a dedicated incident-response team or an IT security team that executes ongoing ... Ransomware Attacks: Cybercriminals Pinpointing Healthcare Organizations. Apr 29, 2020 Endpoint Security How to Apply the ... Healthcare organizations should take information security as seriously as they take their mission to provide patients the best ...
The potential of big data in healthcare is great and according to research agency The METISfiles, big data spending on health ... Health care organizations improve patient care with SAS® Visual Analytics Health care organizations improve patient care with ...
They and other purchasers want to maximize the value of their health care spending. The National Business Group on Healths ... This trend still grows as consumers become more responsible for managing their health care. Research by NCQA and Consumer ... and health care. Meets Regulator Demands. NCQA Accreditation contains all key elements that federal law and regulations require ...
  • According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics , healthcare jobs are expected to grow 18 percent from 2016 to 2026, outpacing the average for all types of work. (bdo.com)
  • To get physicians engaged in optimization strategies, they have to be engaged in the corporate agenda to become a more efficient custodian of the healthcare resources," said Yele Aluko, MD, an executive director at Ernst & Young. (hfma.org)
  • They are packaging proven methods and programs with new tools and strategies to develop a "Conversation Ready" change package that they will implement first in their own organizations and then will be shared throughout the industry. (ihi.org)
  • Print management is rarely a popular topic of discussion among leaders in healthcare, even when they're performing value analyses and devising strategies to reduce costs. (beckershospitalreview.com)
  • This integrative literature review describes the types of second victim support programs offered by healthcare organizations to understand how best to assist second victims and highlight effective evidence-based strategies. (lww.com)
  • Healthcare organizations looking to leverage the right strategies for identity governance and access management should seek intelligent and visible identity governance solutions from a trusted partner. (coresecurity.com)
  • #Fundraising strategies for #raredisease organizations. (rarediseases.org)
  • Atlanta, GA - September 29, 2011 - Elsevier / MC Strategies , a pioneer in providing eLearning solutions to more than 1,300 healthcare organizations, today announced its collaboration with Care Communications , a leader in Health Information Management (HIM) consulting. (elsevier.com)
  • Healthcare organizations preparing for the transition to ICD-10 need to investigate the right tools that will help thoroughly educate and train coders, providers and other key users of ICD-10, efficiently and economically," said Deborah Neville, RHIA, CCS-P, PCS, Director of Revenue Cycle, Coding and Compliance, Elsevier / MC Strategies. (elsevier.com)
  • Infoway actively engages with dozens of local, provincial/territorial, national, and international patient and health care organizations and associations to inform our ‎strategies, programs, and services. (infoway-inforoute.ca)
  • This video features Alicia Goroski , senior project director for care transitions for the Colorado Foundation for Medical Care, discussing successful strategies utilized by CFMC and the effects of quality improvement organizations (QIO) on care transitions. (hin.com)
  • As the 2013 implementation date for the ICD-10 draws closer, the transition from ICD-9 is becoming a primary concern for many healthcare organizations," said Deborah Neville, RHIA, CCS-P, PCS, Director of Revenue Cycle, Coding and Compliance, Elsevier/ MC Strategies. (elsevier.com)
  • For healthcare data to remain safe from cyber exploitation, encryption strategies need to move beyond laptops and desktops to reflect a world of Internet-connected heart-rate monitors, implantable defibrillators and insulin pumps. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • In this webinar, healthcare business consultant and well-known author Deborah Walker Keegan, PhD, FACMPE, explains how to answer these types of questions and shares strategies for optimizing your staffing in your organization. (phreesia.com)
  • by ALABA ROBINSON 6/26/2019 10:55:45 PM Are there tools that exist to train healthcare professionals on implicit bias? (ihi.org)
  • This 60-page report, now in its second year, delivers actionable data from 200 healthcare companies that responded to HIN's second annual ACO readiness assessment conducted in May 2012. (hin.com)
  • As a co-presenter of the awards, AHE brings a professional knowledge of the responsibilities and quality outcomes needed to maintain healthy communities in the healthcare environment. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
  • These organizations shift more accountability for health outcomes to providers and many have shown positive results for achieving the "Triple Aim" of better health, improved patient experience, and lowered costs for Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial populations. (chcs.org)
  • We understand the budgetary limitations of today's small and rural healthcare organizations and have developed a TractManager solution with the same level of core functionality at an affordable price point for these smaller organizations," said Thomas A. Rizk, chairman and chief executive officer, MediTract, Inc. "Because there are no upfront payments, no implementation fees or training costs, this new TractManager solution better meets the financial requirements of our expanding customer base. (redorbit.com)
  • Healthcare Cost Containment, Revenue Cycle Strategist, and Strategic Financial Planning provide truly actionable steps for healthcare finance leaders needing to stay informed about today's finance challenges. (hfma.org)
  • 1 For unclear reasons, the second victim phenomenon isn't commonly recognized in today's healthcare organizations. (lww.com)
  • Putting performance assessment and continuous quality improvement front and center in their programs, these organizations - the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, CIGNA HealthCare, Humana and Wellpoint, Inc. - will incorporate ABIM's Maintenance of Certification tools into their quality recognition programs. (abim.org)
  • In December of 2007, Cigna Healthcare, the largest healthcare payer in Philadelphia, denied coverage for Nataline Sarkisyan's liver transplant. (thehealthcareblog.com)
  • As a result of the partnership, 88 percent of participating healthcare facilities achieved the program goal of a 10 percent HAI reductions in relative light units. (cleanlink.com)
  • Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps institutions and professionals advance healthcare, open science and improve performance for the benefit of humanity. (elsevier.com)
  • T he U.S. Department of Commerce announced today that six organizations will be presented with the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. (qualitydigest.com)
  • We offer award-winning organizations exclusive access to a variety of resources at no charge. (ibm.com)
  • Because we want to be sure that our visitors find the most relevant resources, we've listed these organizations in order of relevancy from most specifically relevant to most generally relevant to the topic of this page (for example, organizations that appear on the Clinical Trials page will be listed in order of their focus on clinical trials). (lls.org)
  • Anomaly detection alerts the organizations of any suspected errors or fraud in real time so that the issue can be resolved immediately, saving the organization time and resources. (smartdatacollective.com)
  • With that in mind, I think providers and healthcare organizations should seriously consider their mobile strategy before devoting resources (I've seen proposals anywhere from $40,000 to $110,000 for a mobile facility app) and publishing an app just to "have a presence in the app store. (histalkmobile.com)
  • In addition, many healthcare organizations are not dedicating the proper resources towards getting the most out of their revenue cycle management software. (prweb.com)
  • Uncertainty surrounding the organizations' ability to obtain financial resources is particularly concerning as provider organizations seek revenue streams to finance health reform initiatives and increase their stability for the future. (lexology.com)
  • And, according to the state Department of Public Health, nearly 14,000 people in Coastal Georgia have been diagnosed with the coronavirus, impacting medical resources and healthcare workers that still need to tend to labor and deliveries, sprained ankles, heart surgeries, and routine exams. (savannahnow.com)
  • Over the past three years, we've witnessed the power of innovative community programming as an effective way of providing strong HIV education, local hands-on support to the HIV community and resources that greatly impact disease prevention in the southern U.S.,' ViiV Healthcare SVP and general manager for North America Bill Collier said. (drugstorenews.com)
  • In the case of the Practice Fusion app, we used paper prototypes to test and evolve everything from content organization to animation. (cooper.com)
  • This web seminar will feature expert advice and tips on how a CBO can go about determining if it is ready to engage in healthcare contracting, what steps to take to begin this work and the shift in perspective that can enable a CBO to evolve its business development practices to drive performance and demonstrate value in the changing healthcare landscape. (asaging.org)
  • Record low unemployment rates are forcing employers in the healthcare sector to take a closer look at their benefit plans to remain ahead of competing healthcare organizations, as well as companies from other sectors, in the search for top talent. (bdo.com)
  • Ninth House, Inc. provides leadership development solutions that integrate content from leading business experts with self-paced online courses and practical simulations to more effectively develop leaders at all levels of an organization. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Traditional technology entities are building healthcare apps, wearables and other connected devices, and consumers are using them to track their health progress and feed data back to their provider, payer or both. (bdo.com)
  • RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - A joint venture founded by GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer focused on treatments for HIV has expanded its support of community organizations in the South. (drugstorenews.com)
  • There is little agreement among healthcare regulators, accrediting bodies, and provider organizations about the definitions for terms such as policy, procedure, and guideline. (psqh.com)
  • It outlines theoretical examples based on different approaches used by the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP), selected state Medicaid ACO programs, and suggestions from other research organizations. (chcs.org)
  • A multi-user license will provide you with the right to install and use this information on your company's computer network for an unlimited number of additional workstations within your organization for a one-time fee. (hin.com)
  • Many healthcare organizations allow employees to bring smart phones, tablets and other sophisticated data-gathering devices into their offices and to connect to their networks or enterprise systems, the third annual study on Patient Privacy and Data Security revealed today. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Experts believe the number of data breaches is several times more than currently being reported , simply because most healthcare organizations do not have the means to detect them. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • It's notable that the healthcare vertical - the sector that arguably holds the most extensive and non-changeable stores of our most personal, intimate data - arguably possesses one of the poorest track records for cyberattack preparedness. (mcafee.com)
  • Let's review an example in which a healthcare organization suffered a ransomware outbreak that affected a small number of endpoints and some network data. (mcafee.com)
  • In this webinar, we will discuss the importance of visibility and agility when it comes to identifying end-user vulnerabilities, and how healthcare organizations can efficiently implement security awareness training and build a culture that prioritizes data, device, and patient security. (brighttalk.com)
  • Data-sharing between consumer health organizations is of course net positive. (bdo.com)
  • To manage risk more effectively, healthcare organizations use identity governance to enforce security policies, protect sensitive data from unauthorized access, eliminate excess privileges, terminate orphaned accounts, and uncover potential violations within the healthcare system. (coresecurity.com)
  • Founded in 1997, iNTERFACEWARE's mission is to deliver the fastest means to transfer data between disparate healthcare systems. (medindia.net)
  • Despite the risks that come from increased access points, 60 percent of U.S. healthcare survey respondents reported their organizations were deploying to a cloud, Big Data, and Internet of Things or container environments without adequate data security controls. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • 65 percent of U.S. healthcare respondents and 58 percent of global healthcare respondents opt to encrypt data in the public cloud, with the survey yielding similar numbers for Internet of Things data (59 percent U.S. (healthcareitnews.com)