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  • Choosing Your Point of Care Solution

    Choosing Your Point of Care Solution

    Finding the right technology solution for your senior living community can be tedious and time-consuming. You know what you need to improve resident outcomes and make the work of your caregivers...

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  • PointClickCare Customer of the Month: Angie Hamer

    PointClickCare Customer of the Month: Angie Hamer

    We’re excited to announce a new blog initiative to honour our dedicated customers. Each month we will be selecting a customer of the month and profiling them for our blog to show why they love...

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  • How PDPM is Bringing Nurses Back to Skilled Nursing

    How PDPM is Bringing Nurses Back to Skilled Nursing

    With the onset of the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) just months away, Skilled Nursing providers are gearing up for the changes. While the process of change will require a lot of time and...

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  • The Importance of Streamlining Order Management under PDGM

    The Importance of Streamlining Order Management under PDGM

    With PDGM set to take effect in January 2020, home health agencies need to make changes to their documentation and revenue cycle management processes. Optimizing cash flow starts with streamlining...

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  • High-Quality Resident Engagement Doesn’t Mean High Cost

    High-Quality Resident Engagement Doesn’t Mean High Cost

    “Given the large number of residents, and their extraordinary differences in terms of background and interest and physical/cognitive abilities, it is impossible for us to deliver on our...

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  • Five Reasons to Challenge Your EHR Vendor

    Five Reasons to Challenge Your EHR Vendor

    According to CMS, approximately 15% of skilled nursing providers switch EHR vendors each year. With PDPM set to change the skilled nursing landscape in the near future, more providers will begin...

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  • 5 Tips for Conquering Your Unbilled Services

    5 Tips for Conquering Your Unbilled Services

    Is your Senior Living community looking for ways to tame unbilled services? Do you need a process or system that will keep you in check and ensure that all of your services are accounted for so...

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  • Changing the Industry: Making the Move to Paperless Workflows

    Changing the Industry: Making the Move to Paperless Workflows

    Making the move to paperless workflows can be daunting, but the right technology can help Senior Living communities maximize resident satisfaction and increase revenue. Pinnacle Senior Living, an...

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  • Journey to PDPM, Stage 4: Optimize

    Journey to PDPM, Stage 4: Optimize

    You’ve developed a plan (Stage 1), standardized processes (Stage 2), and analyzed data (Stage 3). So, what’s left? Well, now you need to optimize your plan with the insights you’ve gained from the...

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  • What Does Engagement Optimization Look Like?

    What Does Engagement Optimization Look Like?

    Silver Bluff Village is a not for profit life plan community in Canton, North Carolina. It has been providing services to older adults since 1962 with a philosophy that is deeply rooted in...

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  • The Top Three Resident Engagement Funding Priorities

    The Top Three Resident Engagement Funding Priorities

    In Senior Living communities today, budgets are tight and funding priorities are often set to support sales-driving departments like marketing. The activities department is less often considered a...

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  • Webinar Summary: Visualizing Your Organization Under PDGM (Part Two)

    Webinar Summary: Visualizing Your Organization Under PDGM (Part Two)

    In my previous post, I reviewed some of the information shared in HomeCare’s recent webinar, “Sustaining Financial Health Under PDGM.” Ron Barrera, Director of Financial Consulting for Simione...

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  • PointClickCare Supports CAMH and One Brave Night

    PointClickCare Supports CAMH and One Brave Night

    Did you know, two out of three people with a mental illness are prevented from getting help because of stigma? For the fourth consecutive year, PointClickCare has hosted a variety of events in...

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  • Lynne Katzmann, McKnight’s Women of Distinction Lifetime Achievement Winner for 2019

    Lynne Katzmann, McKnight’s Women of Distinction Lifetime Achievement Winner for 2019

    As a proud sponsor of McKnight’s first ever Women of Distinction awards, we were more than happy to learn that the winner of the Lifetime Achievement award was none other than our longtime...

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  • It’s Time to Recognize the “Women of Distinction” in Senior Care

    It’s Time to Recognize the “Women of Distinction” in Senior Care

    We don’t often have the opportunity to expand our support for a company-wide initiative into an industry-wide cause. So we’re especially proud to bring much-deserved attention to the many...

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  • Webinar Summary: Visualizing Your Organization Under PDGM (Part One)

    Webinar Summary: Visualizing Your Organization Under PDGM (Part One)

    In HomeCare’s recent webinar, “Sustaining Financial Health Under PDGM,” I joined with Ron Barrera, Director of Financial Consulting for Simione Healthcare Consultants, for a conversation on how...

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  • Celebrating Leaders with the McKnight’s Women of Distinction Program

    Celebrating Leaders with the McKnight’s Women of Distinction Program

    At a senior living conference a few years ago, I remember a disquieting feeling coming over me as I walked into the main lobby. Part of it was that I had worn a red dress, and I was in a sea of...

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  • Journey to PDPM, Stage 3: Analyze

    Journey to PDPM, Stage 3: Analyze

    Now that your processes and care content have been standardized and your staff have had time to adjust to the new tools, workflows, content, and approaches in Stage 2, you are now ready to begin...

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  • I Am a Nurse and I Always Will Be

    I Am a Nurse and I Always Will Be

    Often described as an art and a science, nursing is a profession that embraces dedicated people with varied interests, strengths, and passions because of the many opportunities the profession...

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  • Journey to PDPM, Stage 2: Standardize

    Journey to PDPM, Stage 2: Standardize

    Now that you have completed Stage 1, Conceptualize, and developed a plan to understand what needs to be done, you are ready to move on to Stage 2: Standardize. Standardizing administrative and...

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