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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- Pressure to reduce the pre-operative preparation time The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) has come up with the universal protocol, a very helpful tool in preventing wrong site surgeries. (nmmra.org)
- Effective July 1, 2001, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO) published new language recognizing that 'effective medical/health care error reduction requires an integrated and coordinated approach. (apsf.org)
- The Hospitals that make up St. Joseph's-Baptist Health Care are accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations. (baycare.org)
- From 2004 to 2007, the Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS) worked with groups of state Medicaid agencies and Medicaid managed care organizations to identify best practices to reduce disparities in care among racial and ethnic groups. (rwjf.org)
- Five Medicaid managed care organizations that participated in the project reported progress in reducing disparities in care. (rwjf.org)
- What are the best practice elements of a people-centric cybersecurity strategy, and in what order should your organization prioritize them? (brighttalk.com)
- Proofpoint has developed a three-phase cybersecurity maturity model to help organizations go from simply protecting their email to stopping compromised cloud accounts and data loss to executing a comprehensive people-centric security program. (brighttalk.com)
- For the survey, HIMSS - the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society - asked 239 health information security professionals to weigh in on their experiences with and attitude toward cybersecurity in their respective organizations. (beckershospitalreview.com)
- The "2017 Thales Data Threat Report, Healthcare Edition" from cybersecurity technology and services vendor Thales and analyst firm 451 Research released the survey results at HIMSS17. (healthcareitnews.com)
- These numbers may explain why 90 percent of U.S. healthcare respondents feel vulnerable to data threats and why cybersecurity spending increases by U.S. healthcare organizations leads that of all other vertical markets surveyed, including the government and financial sectors, according to the report. (healthcareitnews.com)
- Since 1993, the Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals® study has been honoring the nation's leading healthcare organizations. (ibm.com)
- In 2014, Aetna, one of the nation's leading healthcare companies, denied coverage to Oklahoma native Orrana Cunningham , who had stage 4 nasopharyngeal cancer near her brain stem. (thehealthcareblog.com)
- Not every healthcare organization can afford a dedicated incident-response team or an IT security team that executes ongoing assessments of the organization's assets and applications. (mcafee.com)
- The process of collective education in an organization that has the capacity to impact an organization's operations, performance and outcomes is called organizational learning. (mdpi.com)
- HHS has described ransomware as malware that "exploits human and technical weaknesses to gain access to an organization's technical infrastructure in order to deny the organization access to its own data by encrypting that data. (lexology.com)
- However, once enabled, the ransomware could then spread through the organization's entire network, making WannaCry the world's first "ransomworm," according to Lee Kim, director of privacy and security for Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) North America, a non-profit focused on better health through information technology. (lexology.com)
- According to the organization's website, over the past decade, there has been a growing body of evidence suggesting that contamination of environmental surfaces throughout healthcare facilities plays an important role in the transmission of key healthcare-associated pathogens. (cleanlink.com)
- What Is Your Healthcare Organization's Reputation Worth? (reputation.com)
- A seasoned healthcare executive passed on a career opportunity because he objected to the hiring organization's use of psychometric testing. (healthstream.com)
- Don't wait to order your organization's copy of the 2012 Healthcare Benchmarks: Accountable Care Organizations for key metrics from early adopters of the ACO model. (hin.com)
- Standardization in the field of healthcare organization management including: classification, terminology, nomenclature, management practices and metrics that comprise the non-clinical operations in healthcare entities. (iso.org)
- Identify metrics used by each organization to measure each of the six dimensions of high quality discussed in the Week Two Quality Dimensions and Measures Table assignment. (sellfy.com)
- Describe similarities and differences between the metrics of each organization. (sellfy.com)
- How do these metrics help develop improvement capability for each organization? (sellfy.com)
- This video from the Healthcare Intelligence Network features exclusive, actionable data from HIN's 2013 Care Transitions survey including metrics on the most critical care transitions, top targeted transitions, quality of care and more. (hin.com)
- Those are just two of the findings in 2012 Healthcare Benchmarks: Accountable Care Organizations , HIN's second annual compendium of metrics and benchmarks on ACOs. (hin.com)
- Because of the institute's unique position we will not only address some substantive results of research in primary health care, but also the organization of health services research in The Netherlands and the organization and research program of The Netherlands Institute of Primary Health Care (NIVEL). (springer.com)
- At the general level the organization of primary health care in The Netherlands will be discussed. (springer.com)
- Groenewegen P.P., van der Zee J. (1990) Organization and Research Program of the Netherlands Institute of Primary Health Care. (springer.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)
- Accountable care organizations (ACOs) are all the rage as the perfect tool to achieve our most important goal in present day American health care: decreasing per-capita cost and increasing quality at the same time. (thehealthcareblog.com)
- Accountable care organizations (ACOs) have become increasingly prevalent in the United States. (chcs.org)
- Participation in accountable care organizations (ACOs) has more than doubled in the last 12 months, and most believe ACOs will survive even if the healthcare reform legislation that spawned the model doesn't. (hin.com)
- Other healthcare professionals working in ACOs prevalence of case manager, pharmacists, home health, etc. (hin.com)
- McAfee's five-year threats projection report predicted that ransomware would become a major growth area, given higher ransom "returns" achievable from organizations suffering the potential loss from paralyzed organizational systems. (mcafee.com)
- inter-professional team learning and system based organizational learning, which encompass modified context specific learning by multiple teams and team members in a health care organization. (mdpi.com)
- CBOs need to assess their capacity among a number of operational and organizational domains that are important for successful healthcare collaboration, including culture, staffing, marketing, pricing, data collection and analysis, quality reporting, and others. (asaging.org)
- Learn how top companies and healthcare organizations use Online Reputation Management to guide organizational improvements and drive financial results. (reputation.com)
- However, today s medical devices connect to a variety of healthcare systems, networks, and other tools within a healthcare delivery organization (HDO). (nist.gov)
- Some important health policy topics, such as those related to the delivery, organization, and financing of health care, present substantial challenges to established methods for evidence synthesis. (annals.org)
- This paper desc ribes innovative methods for synthesizing evidence related to the delivery, organization, and financing of health care. (annals.org)
- By contrast, systematic reviews of some important policy issues, such as those related to the delivery, organization, and financing of health care, present 3 key challenges to established methods of systematic reviews (4) . (annals.org)
- Cornerstone Health Care is collaborating with UnitedHealthcare and Optum, businesses of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), to launch an accountable care organization (ACO) that enables Cornerstone care providers to manage all aspects of a patient's health care and ensure that the proper course of treatment is being followed. (unitedhealthgroup.com)
- Many states that have successfully launched Medicaid accountable care organization (ACO) programs in recent years have adopted a shared savings payment model. (chcs.org)
- We are an organization of volunteer adolescent/emerging adult patients with chronic conditions, parents and health providers/researchers with the purpose to advanc e an evidence-based research agenda on health care transition and self-management. (google.com)
- Medex HealthCare of Los Angeles, which serves Ventura County residents, is the 10th health-care provider certified by the state to provide medical services to workers injured on the job. (latimes.com)
- The Health Care Organization program, started in 1993, allows participating employers to have control over an injured employee's medical care for up to a year, instead of the 30 days allowed for nonparticipating employers. (latimes.com)
- For 25 years, Changes in Health Care Financing and Organization (HCFO) has supported investigator-initiated research, analysis, and evaluation projects examining major challenges in U.S. health care. (rwjf.org)
- Walta Mothers & Children Health Care Organization (WMCHCO). (idealist.org)
- Walta Mothers and Children Care Organization (WMCHCO) have emerged into being as an indigenous, non-governmental, non-political and non-profit making developmental organization in 2009. (idealist.org)
- Health Care in the United States also explains the special challenges of managing health service personnel and organizations. (oreilly.com)
- Lean Healthcare - What is the Contribution to Quality of Care? (routledge.com)
- Four National Health Care Organizations to Use ABIM. (abim.org)
- Philadelphia, PA, August 7, 2007 - The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) today announced that four national health care organizations are using its Maintenance of Certification program tools to recognize and/or reward quality care. (abim.org)
- Physicians participating in programs offered by these four national organizations will receive special recognition in the plans' and Association's provider directories, demonstrating to patients and other stakeholders that they are committed to quality care. (abim.org)
- Increasingly, private payers committed to improving health care quality are recognizing the value of Maintenance of Certification and measurement of practice performance," said Carolyn Clancy, MD, Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and Co-chair of the AQA Alliance. (abim.org)
- The Department of Health Care Organization and Policy provides training and education at the masters and doctoral level. (uab.edu)
- Technology has brought healthcare to consumers' fingertips, putting them at the nucleus of care and blurring the definition of a healthcare organization. (bdo.com)
- If organizations in the business of consumer health are going to sustainably innovate around patient care, they must be able to safely store and analyze patient data-the most valuable resource to the consumer, to the business of health and, we believe, to the security of a nation. (bdo.com)
- Mercy is a not-for-profit Catholic health care organization located in the Midwestern United States with headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. (wikipedia.org)
- In health care organizations, patient care is provided through one or more visible and invisible teams. (mdpi.com)
- Healthcare organizations are composed of health care professionals from multiple disciplines forming several interconnected care teams that strive to provide safe and consistent care [ 2 ]. (mdpi.com)
- Health care organizations have to be able to modify their activities based on sudden changes in the condition of their patients or sudden demands due to public health disasters such as pandemics (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, 2002-2003), without compromising patient safety or quality of care. (mdpi.com)
- The Conversation Project will drive the social movement and provide tools and resources to encourage people to express their wishes, but it will be up to health care organizations to be ready to receive and respect those preferences - they need the people and processes to hear and respect what's being said. (ihi.org)
- At the very basic level, many health care organizations have nothing in place to prompt discussions with patients and families about health care directives or end-of-life wishes, or to record, access, and follow the instructions. (ihi.org)
- To that end, a group of pioneer sponsors, along with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, are committed to ensuring their organizations are "Conversation Ready" within one year by developing and piloting processes to create these systems within health care, to reframe patient-provider relationships around the question "What matters most to you? (ihi.org)
- The National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving the health of all Americans by spurring workable and creative solutions to pressing health care problems. (nihcm.org)
- In addition to traditional retirement plans and health insurance, many organizations are now offering benefits such as student loan assistance, multi-tier healthcare options and even in-house yoga classes and pet care. (bdo.com)
- Addressing these issues, while staying focused on delivering quality patient care, means healthcare organizations must continually do more with less. (coresecurity.com)
- That's where Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) comes in-enabling healthcare organizations to intelligently and efficiently manage who has access to what systems and when, and empowering healthcare professionals to deliver the highest quality of care possible, while protecting valuable patient data. (coresecurity.com)
- This empowers healthcare systems to deliver higher quality care more efficiently across the entire environment. (coresecurity.com)
- Our portfolio of award-winning IGA solutions make an impact for health organizations today by ensuring healthcare professionals have the right access to the right systems, applications, and resources at the right time-improving the quality of care patients receive. (coresecurity.com)
- While the Joint Commission considers its accreditation process to be the best, we welcome competition because it challenges us to constantly assess ourselves to ensure that we are doing all we can to assist health care organizations in providing the safest and highest-quality patient care," says Elizabeth Eaken Zhani, media relations manager, the Joint Commission. (hfmmagazine.com)
- A nonprofit organization that provides solely health care accreditation and related services. (hfmmagazine.com)
- PARIS, Feb. 4 /CNW/ - A Working Group of representatives from seven international health-care organizations call for improved blood pressure (BP) goal rate levels of patients with hypertension, the single most important cause of attributable mortality around the world. (newswire.ca)
- He is a Senior Research Fellow, Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina.Stephen M. Shortell is the author of 'Health Care Management: Organization Design and Behavior', published 2005 under ISBN 9781418001896 and ISBN 1418001899. (valorebooks.com)
- Impact of multimorbidity on healthcare professional task shifting potential in patients with type 2 diabetes in primary care: a French cross-sectional study. (irdes.fr)
- Are There any Lessons to Be Learnt in France from the American Experience of Accountable Care Organizations? (irdes.fr)
- In the era of integrated and accountable care, community-based organizations (CBO) are well-positioned to take advantage of opportunities presented by healthcare entities seeking social-service provider partnerships. (asaging.org)
- The findings adds to our understanding of the third-sector organizations' role in facilitating immigrants' access to services offered by the Italian National Health Service, contributing to the extensive discussion on how to best manage migrant health care in Italy. (springer.com)
- NCQA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. (unitedhealthgroup.com)
- National think tank and advocacy organization, dedicated to the goal of affordable, quality health care for all Americans. (berkeley.edu)
- A national grant-making organization and think-tank, working towards affordable and efficient health care access for vulnerable populations. (berkeley.edu)
- In March, our patient advocacy organizations collectively urged Congress to ensure that any changes made to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) provide affordable, accessible and adequate coverage and do not result in a loss of coverage for any Americans. (rarediseases.org)
- Care Communications is a nationally recognized leader in health information and has served the needs of over 1,000 healthcare organizations since 1976. (elsevier.com)
- The business delivers on this promise through actionable clinical content, care planning and documentation, drug reference and decision support, learning and performance management, and data mining and outcomes analytics solutions for provider, pharmacy and payer organizations. (elsevier.com)
- Describe each of the health care organizations selected. (sellfy.com)
- Since healthcare facilities are monitoring patients' vital signs constantly in an effort to provide more proactive and comprehensive care, the amount of related data is exponentially growing. (smartdatacollective.com)
- It allows patients to be more involved with their own healthcare options, from preventative lifestyle and care, to medications, treatments, and cures. (smartdatacollective.com)
- As the healthcare field explores, researches, and learns more about the structures, strengths, and weaknesses of diseases and treatment plans, they are able to make immeasurable progress toward cures, side effect-free medications, and preventative care. (smartdatacollective.com)
- This encouraging data suggests that the CMS-funded QIOs may be underutilized for community-based care improvement and the reduction of avoidable healthcare costs. (hin.com)
- In a new HIN report on avoiding CMS readmissions penalties , Dr. Amy Boutwell proposes several ways in which healthcare organizations can partner with QIOs to shore up care transitions, thereby reducing the likelihood of readmissions. (hin.com)
- All research in this theme is concerned with management and organisation in health care organisations and networks of health care organisations. (eur.nl)
- The research in this theme is primarily carried out by the research groups Health Care Governance and Health Services Management & Organisation . (eur.nl)
- Wyatt R, Laderman M, Botwinick L, Mate K, Whittington J. Achieving Health Equity: A Guide for Health Care Organizations . (ihi.org)
- While health care organizations alone do not have the power to improve all of the multiple determinants of health for all of society, they do have the power to address disparities directly at the point of care, and to impact many of the determinants that create these disparities. (ihi.org)
- The fiscal cliff agreement reached at the end of 2012 - and passed by Congress on January 1, 2013 - has done little to reassure tax-exempt health care organizations that the tax-exempt bond market will remain unaffected by comprehensive tax reform in the future. (lexology.com)
- The potential for eliminating or limiting the exclusion of tax-exempt municipal bond interest from income has important consequences for capital planning by tax-exempt health care organizations. (lexology.com)
- Tax-exempt health care organizations are advised to take a longer-term view when considering capital expenditures and remain cautious about downside possibilities over the next few years. (lexology.com)
- With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (health reform law), health care organizations need to ensure adequate infrastructure to accommodate the millions of Americans who will have access to health insurance coverage beginning in 2014. (lexology.com)
- U.S. government regulations such as the HITECH Act's Electronic Patient Care Reporting (ePCR) requirements are driving healthcare organizations to digitize their data, and while this digitization creates efficiency, it comes at a hefty price: Individual healthcare data is exposed to more people, in more places and on more devices, including smartphones, laptops and, increasingly, Internet of Things devices, Thales said. (healthcareitnews.com)
- The healthcare system had already invested $41 million in upgrades to its Mercy Boulevard campus on Chatham County's southside, and has plans for expanding the midtown Savannah facilities, as well as adding more urgent and primary care satellites as part of a regional healthcare beltway. (savannahnow.com)
- Offering more preventive care could reduce the rate of chronic conditions and cut down on healthcare spending, according to a new fact sheet from the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease and the Partnership for Prevention. (mcknights.com)
- This new edition of The Strategic Application of Information Technology in Health Care Organizations offers a peerless guide for health care leaders to understand information technology (IT) strategic planning and implementation. (wiley.com)
- The reality is that IT is a means to an end, an enabler of the strategic goals of health care organizations. (wiley.com)
- But in Chaos and Organization in Health Care , two leading physicians offer an optimistic prognosis. (kobo.com)
- 2012 Healthcare Benchmarks: Accountable Care Organizations documents the numerous ways in which accountable care is transforming healthcare delivery, population health management, reimbursement for care and, most importantly to this year's survey respondents, the patient experience. (hin.com)
- The complete May 2012 Accountable Care Organizations survey tool. (hin.com)
- P.S. As your organization evaluates the ACO opportunity, you'll want the critical benchmarks from early adopters of the ACO model detailed in the 2012 Healthcare Benchmarks: Accountable Care Organizations . (hin.com)
- SSM Health Care Selects Ninth House, Inc. to Provide Essential Leadership and Management Expertise to Entire Organization. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Our mission is to provide exceptional health care services by helping to develop leadership throughout our organization," stated Richard Buck, MD, Executive Director of SSM University, SSM Health Care's system-wide educational initiative. (thefreelibrary.com)
- SSM Health Care was the first health care organization to receive the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Chiropractic healthcare enjoys high patient satisfaction and outcomes that may control costs, enhance the primary care setting and the health of the America people. (chiro.org)
- Medicare's Annual Wellness Visit in a Large Health Care Organization: Who Is Using It? (annals.org)
- Hu J, Jensen GA, Nerenz D, Tarraf W. Medicare's Annual Wellness Visit in a Large Health Care Organization: Who Is Using It? (annals.org)
- Workplace violence is a recognized hazard within the healthcare industry and as such, employers have the responsibility via the Act to abate the hazard. (cdc.gov)
- As the the industry has evolved, so has our study - and 25 years later, it still serves as a benchmark of what's achievable in healthcare. (ibm.com)
- The report, published by the Ponemon Institute and the Health Information Trust Alliance, revealed that the healthcare industry continues lagging behind most other sectors of the economy regarding stopping data breaches. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The report assesses the differences in cost per stolen or lost record by industry, including a healthcare industry approximation of $363 per record. (mcafee.com)
- MediTract, Inc. the leading contract management service provider exclusively serving the healthcare industry, today introduced a contract management solution designed specifically for the needs of small and rural healthcare organizations. (redorbit.com)
- The report blamed fee-for-service (FFS) payment agreements and poor integration across the healthcare industry for raising overall costs by increasing the likelihood of repetitive tests and overtreatment. (hfma.org)
- So how can healthcare organizations put together a benefit lineup that will attract and retain top talent-while staying within budgets that work for a healthcare industry that is navigating massive shifts in payment models? (bdo.com)
- During the last two decades, the healthcare industry has seen increasing regulations, an acceleration of technology and workforce growth, acquisitions and consolidation, and the pressure to increase operational efficiencies and decrease overall costs, while meeting growing patient demands. (coresecurity.com)
- The overarching challenges in the industry create significant roadblocks for healthcare organizations today. (coresecurity.com)
- Healthcare organizations depend on identity governance and administration solutions to demonstrate their compliance with governmental regulations and industry mandates. (coresecurity.com)
- Let's face it: The healthcare industry sometimes gets a bad rap. (godaddy.com)
- Unstructured data makes up about 80% of all information in the healthcare industry, and is growing faster than most people could even comprehend. (smartdatacollective.com)
- Dimensional Insight's Diver Platform™ consistently ranks as a top performing analytics platform by customers and industry analysts in its core market segments including healthcare, manufacturing, and beverage alcohol. (prweb.com)
- The healthcare industry also is adopting some of these technologies for sensitive data use wholesale, with 69 percent of U.S. respondents leveraging software-as-a-service, 59 percent Big Data, 46 percent mobile and 35 percent Internet of Things environments. (healthcareitnews.com)
- Assessments should be built specifically to measure relevant attributes in the healthcare industry. (healthstream.com)
- In the ever-changing healthcare industry, a growing number of healthcare compliance issues impact providers. (fiercehealthcare.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)
- HFMA's live webinars provide insight into timely healthcare finance topics and present an opportunity to earn CPEs. (hfma.org)
- The organization has produced and posted numerous webinars, presentations and frequently asked questions on a website called Health Reform: Beyond the Basics . (berkeley.edu)
- 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)
- When it comes to hospital accreditation, the Joint Commission, Oak Brook, Ill., has been the go-to organization in the United States for about 40 years, a position made easier to maintain with a near monopoly. (hfmmagazine.com)
- Horine's venture wrote accreditation standards that served as the foundation for the current program, called National Integrated Accreditation for Healthcare Organizations (NIAHO). (hfmmagazine.com)
- When CMS granted deeming status to DNV in 2008, it was the first accreditation service approved since the inception of Medicare in 1969 when the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), Chicago, received deeming authority approval. (hfmmagazine.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)
- Makary is a clinical lead for the Johns Hopkins Sibley Innovation Hub and is executive director of Choosing Wisely, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation project to lower healthcare costs in the United States by creating measures of appropriateness in healthcare. (ajmc.com)
- The Ninth House curriculum addresses the most relevant issues an organization faces -- from leadership and innovation, to building community in the workplace, to managing change. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Specifically, second victims have been defined as "healthcare providers who are involved in an unanticipated adverse patient event, medical error, and/or a patient-related injury and become victimized in the sense that the provider is traumatized by the event. (lww.com)
- Globally, over 800 healthcare providers and vendors rely on iNTERFACEWARE's KLAS-rated Iguana integration engine to improve their access to critical patient, administrative, and financial information. (medindia.net)
- Taking a moment to look at look at both sides, we can't place all the blame on health insurance companies, as there have been several fraudulent claims sent in by providers and healthcare organizations. (thehealthcareblog.com)
- Healthcare and insurance providers need to be able to detect and prevent fraud. (smartdatacollective.com)
- In addition to the use cases above for healthcare providers, Hadoop has (or will eventually have) private patient applications. (smartdatacollective.com)
- I've seen an increasing number of healthcare providers publishing mobile apps and thought it would be of value to present them all in one place. (histalkmobile.com)
- This is the second year the awards have honored healthcare providers. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
- Healthcare providers can breathe a sigh of relief after the FDA passed up a chance to throw another health IT requirement their way. (techtarget.com)
- Let's see what impact, if any, national health IT coordinator Karen DeSalvo, M.D.'s ambitious 10-year health data interoperability plan has on healthcare providers, consumers and IT vendors. (techtarget.com)
- The purpose of this book is to examine whether some widely-promoted examples of these management innovations - ranging from techniques such as Kaizen to styles of leadership and the management of learning - can usefully be applied to organizations which provide healthcare, and applied in different kinds of health systems. (routledge.com)
- Management Innovations for Healthcare Organizations is distinctive in selecting a wide and diverse range and selection of managerial innovations to examine. (routledge.com)
- The Relevance of Management Innovations for Healthcare Organizations Anders Örtenblad, Carina Abrahamson Löfström and Rod Sheaff 2. (routledge.com)
- Healthcare Organizations and Managerial Innovations in an International Perspective Rod Sheaff, Carina Abrahamson Löfström and Anders Örtenblad Part 2: Examining Management Innovations 3. (routledge.com)
- Consensus as a Management Strategy for Healthcare Organizations: Culture, Involvement and Commitment Marie Carney 8. (routledge.com)
- Knowledge Management in Healthcare Organizations Nilmini Wickramasinghe and Raj Gururajan 13. (routledge.com)
- Long-term healthcare organisations significantly benefit from Knowledge Management (KM). (environmental-expert.com)
- Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing Applications in Healthcare Management Science, edited by Muhammet Gul, et al. (igi-global.com)
- Create a 12- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation (the title and reference slides do not count towards the total slide count) with detailed speaker notes in which you compare each organization and their quality management performance as an organization. (sellfy.com)
- Issues of special interest are quality and safety, organisation of health processes, human resource management (HRM), finances and IT. (eur.nl)
- Many organizations are looking for ways to improve their revenue cycle management. (prweb.com)
- Mann writes: "Many healthcare delivery organizations (HDOs) are failing to fully implement revenue cycle management (RCM) capabilities to optimize long-term value. (prweb.com)
- Two healthcare organizations were named 2012 Gold Medal IPM Partner Award winners by Orkin, the IPM Institute of North America and the Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE) for their outstanding commitment to Integrated Pest Management (IPM) partnerships. (infectioncontroltoday.com)
- How do healthcare organizations develop and maintain a comprehensive cyber threat profile? (bdo.com)
- 3 Research studies and The Joint Commission indicate the need for organizations to develop support programs for clinicians following an adverse patient event because it's critical for their psychosocial and physical recovery. (lww.com)
- Information technology professionals, attorneys, scheduling administrators, finance and accounting professionals, billing specialists and building maintenance personnel are among the long list of people needed to run a healthcare organization. (bdo.com)
- Healthcare professionals are naturally skeptical for all the right reasons," Bryan confirms. (healthstream.com)
- Relatively few healthcare IT leaders think patient data is at risk, according to a sizeable slice of respondents to a new Ponemon Institute global survey of IT and IT security professionals. (techtarget.com)
- Here are four survey findings related to how healthcare organizations address information security. (beckershospitalreview.com)
- Among the findings of the survey: 68.9% of healthcare organizations use more than one vendor solution for RCM, and those organizations that do use more than one solution report larger issues with denials. (prweb.com)
- These findings underscore the differences between the United States' privately focused healthcare system, and its emphasis on regulations like HIPAA, HITECH and others, versus areas of the world where healthcare is less regulated or primarily government-operated. (healthcareitnews.com)
- And healthcare organizations often have to compete against for-profit companies in other sectors for these non-medical workers. (bdo.com)
- The pressures to comply with regulations, coupled with pressures to compete with other healthcare organizations, also make for a challenging environment. (coresecurity.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)