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Wilmington, MA (PRWEB) June 14, 2012
Home health industry leader HealthWyse, LLC, today announced a strategic collaboration with Sutter Care at Home (SCAH).
The agreement calls for SCAHs Integrated Chronic Care Model team to consult in the ongoing development of HealthWyses chronic care management solution.
SCAHs Beth Hennessey and Paula Suter are award-winning experts who developed the Integrated Chronic Care Model. This collaboration is designed to further the goals of improving patients quality of life and delivering satisfaction to clinicians. This will be accomplished through comprehensive technology support for best practice at point of care.
We are pleased to be working with HealthWyse on such an important initiative, said Hennessey. When were training executives across the country, we consistently hear a need expressed for supportive technology that includes robust chronic care management functionality.
In addition to collaboration on product development, SCAH will provide Integrated Chronic Care Management training and certification for users of the HealthWyse solution. This train the trainer model will serve to disseminate critical knowledge throughout the home care industry.
By ensuring that clinicians are properly trained in chronic care methodologies, and with the use of supporting software, agencies can expect to see marked and consistent outcome improvements.
This is all about making the right thing to do, the easy thing to do, said HealthWyse CEO Robert Pahlavan. Agencies are committed to providing great carethis collaborative training and software initiative will simplify the task.
Press Contact: Ellen OBrien, Sr. Director of Marketing, 877.777.9973, eobrien(at)healthwyse(dot)com
Founded in 1998, HealthWyse, LLC provides integrated clinical and financial information software and services to home health, hospice and private duty agencies. The HealthWyse solution directly facilitates billing, scheduling, compliance and point of care operations. HealthWyse is a preferred for the Visiting Nurse Associations of America (VNAA). The company is also a recipient of the prestigious ComputerWorld Laureate Award in the category of Mobile Healthcare Solutions. For more information about HealthWyse, visit http://www.healthwyse.com or call toll free, 877-777-9973.
About Sutter Care at Home
Sutter Care at Home (SCAH) formerly Sutter VNA & Hospice is one of the largest, not-for-profit home health care agencies in Northern California. Since its beginning in 1906, SCAH has enhanced the health and well-being of the community through a commitment to compassion and excellence to home-based services and products. SCAH offers personalized care to patients through home health care, hospice, home medical equipment and respiratory care, home infusion therapy, private and geriatric care, Lifeline medical alert services, and community flu and wellness programs. With dedicated teams of health care providers caring for more than 50,000 patients each year, SCAH offers local service through branch offices in 12 counties. As an affiliate of Sutter Health, SCAH is leading the transformation of home care to achieve the highest levels of quality, access and affordability. To learn more, visit http://www.SutterCareAtHome.org.
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Sutter Health, Health Affairs, Axolotl, & More Discuss Accountable Care Organizations in San Francisco
The Institute for Health Technology Transformation announced today the speakers for their panel session entitled “Accountable Care Organizations: New Models for leveraging technology to improve care” at the Institute’s Health IT Summit in San Francisco taking place March 22-23, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport. (PRWeb March 17, 2011) Read the full story at http://www …
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Alameda County seeks to enroll all eligible, uninsured kids into health programs
More than 17,500 children in Alameda County have no health insurance. Yet four out of five of them are eligible for state and federal public health care programs if only their parents would enroll them. read more
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FLORHAM PARK, N.J., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA), a leading health care service company focused on alternate site health care providers, is hosting its 8th Annual MHA Business Summit for Long Term Care Pharmacies and other Long Term Care stakeholders on March 17th-18th at ARIA at CityCenter in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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HEALDSBURG — The North Sonoma County Healthcare District tonight at its board meeting formally announced its lawsuit to stop development of Sutter Health’s proposed new hospital next to the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts. …
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Hospital Monopolies Ruin MRI Bill as Sutter Gets Price It Wants
After Mark Logsdon tore a ligament in his knee skiing at Lake Tahoe in March, he returned home to suburban Sacramento and had an MRI scan at Sutter Davis Hospital.
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County Board of Supervisors OK Sutter EIR in straw vote
The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors agreed in a unanimous straw vote yesterday to basically certify the Environmental Impact Report for a proposed Sutter medical center adjacent to the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts.
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Sutter Resource Library marking 25 years of informing patients and doctors
Rosie Castaneda was a professor of education, a researcher at heart. Maybe that’s why the Sutter Resource Library flier caught her eye when she was glancing through the hefty hospital packet for new cancer ward patients.
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Sutter Health Selects MedAssets Patient Bill Estimation Solution to Improve Collections and Help Consumers Understand …
The Sacramento Sierra Region of Sutter Health has selected MedAssets’ patient bill estimation solution, CarePricer®, to provide its patients with accurate Patient Friendly Estimates™ at the point-of-access. Using the solution, Sutter Health’s seven hospitals in the region will better educate its patients on their responsibilities upfront to improve collections. MedAssets will also help the …
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