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.
Articles about effective equipment management strategies for healthcare facilities.
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.
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.
Healthcare operations professionals and center managers try their best to keep things in order and are always searching for tools to help them out. There isn’t a playbook on how to best manage the specific needs of a particular healthcare facility because they are all so different. This is why regulatory bodies usually provide broad guidelines and are not prescriptive.
It’s important to enforce these protocols and to hold your team accountable. These rules were put in place for the safety of patients and to ensure best practices are adhrered to. Everyone must do their part to ensure the practices and protocols are being followed.
But what about the technician and equipment service industry? What new enabling technologies are they adopting in this new normal? Obviously, many repairs and maintenance events require a service technician to be on-site, however, there are times when a service technician could diagnose and repair equipment issues by talking the end-user through a few troubleshooting steps.
TeleTech is a remote video service product that empowers technicians to carry out virtual repair work for healthcare facilities. The primary focus is to ensure providers have access to uninterrupted care for their patients.