Just as the tools of an artisan are sacrosanct to his trade; well kept, pruned, cleaned, polished, and sharpened -so also must the equipment of the health professional be. Why? How?, and for what reasons? This article tells you all you need to know.
Here, we explain what organizations should look for in reliable biomedical technicians, and why it is critical to have one sitting in the next office or immediately available on speed dial.
Michael Kulczycki brings his 40 years of experience and knowledge as the former executive director for the Ambulatory Care Accreditation Program at The Joint Commission to UptimeHealth’s Advisory Board.
How do you determine which program best meets the needs of your urgent care operation? In this article, we discuss the pros and cons of Joint Commission accreditation vs UCA accreditation, as well as how to pick between both options.
How can you avoid the most common mistakes and get your newly open urgent care off to a great start? Here’s all you should know.
Whether you are starting up a new urgent care or looking to acquire and expand your footprint, here is what you need to know to keep your urgent care facility running smoothly, offer the best patient care, and keep up with daily compliance.
UptimeHealth has named Taylor Dunn its Director of Compliance and Standards, continuing to build on its commitment of providing the industry’s best compliance software for outpatient facilities. Taylor has over 10 years of experience in the healthcare industry and specializes in Urgent Care Certification and Accreditation, with an emphasis on improvement of quality and standards.
UptimeHealth collaborates with National Urgent Care Center Accreditation to automate compliance for members
The National Urgent Care Center Accreditation (NUCCA) is happy to announce the selection of UptimeHealth as the preferred choice to provide compliance software for accredited urgent care centers. The free compliance software will create operational efficiencies to help meet NUCCA Accreditation standards while improving the quality of patient care.
A missing device, a miscalibrated machine, a malfunctioning instrument, can be extremely disruptive to a tightly scheduled and planned day within a healthcare center. These events, often unanticipated and unplanned for, will inflict chaos into the day and force providers to move patients, reschedule appointments, or even refer out their patients in emergency situations.
Each month nurses also waste time trying to find the equipment they are looking for. The nursing staff spends 1 week per month on average to look for equipment that disappears from the facilities.