Welcome to HealthTechS3

HealthTechS3 is a 45 year old, award-winning healthcare consulting and strategic hospital services firm based in Brentwood, Tennessee with clients across the United States. We are dedicated to the goal of improving performance, achieving compliance, reducing costs and ultimately improving patient care. Leveraging consultants with deep healthcare industry experience, HealthTechS3 provides actionable insights and guidance that supports informed decision making and drives efficiency in operational performance.

Our consultants are former hospital leaders and executives so we know exactly how to deliver solutions with positive, measurable impact.

 

Highlights:

Certificate Courses

  • Advance Care Planning Certificate Course --Self-Paced

    In 1990, the Patient Self-Determination Act was passed which provided patients with the right to make choices in their care regarding end of life medical decisions. Unfortunately, in healthcare, this law boiled down to a question on admit: “Do you have an advance directive or living will?”

  • Annual Wellness Visit Certificate Course-- Self-Paced

    In 2011, Medicare established a new benefit for Medicare Beneficiaries - The Annual Wellness Visit. The Annual Wellness Visit was implemented to focus on health promotion, disease detection, and fostering the coordination of the screening and preventive services for Medicare Beneficiaries.

Upcoming Webinars

  • Interim Leadership : CNO Stories From The Front Line

    Host: Jennifer LeMieux, Chief Operating Officer, HealthTechS3 The CNOs featured in this webinar each have decades of experience working in nursing leadership roles and hundreds of engagements with healthcare providers ranging from stand-alone community hospitals to multi-location/multi-state systems. They bring a wealth of expertise that can be made available to an organization with a short-term, critical clinical leadership need. View More

  • Treating Opioid Use Disorder Requires a Team Approach

    Host: Faith M Jones, MSN, RN, NEA-BC - Director of Care Coordination and Lean Consulting, HealthTechS3 and Rebecca Morgan, CEO, Spark Creative Email: faith.jones@healthtechs3.com This webinar will provide information regarding the implementation of an introductory training for practices treating patients with opioid use disorder (OUD) and/or practices with or without Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) programs. View More

 

Recent Newsletters

  • December 2018: Compliance Newsletter

    The Emergency Medical Treatment & Labor Act (EMTALA) was enacted in 1986 to make sure that individuals have access to emergency services regardless of their ability to pay.

  • December 2018: LTC Newsletter

    This past September, Wisconsin Republican Representative Sean Duffy introduced a bill (H.R. 6986) that would amend the Social Security Act to change the mandatory Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) training prohibitions that are imposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). According to Rep. Duffy,

  • November 2018: Compliance Newsletter

    MSP or Medicare Secondary Payer refers to benefits provided to a beneficiary when Medicare is not the primary insurance. According to CMS, when Medicare began, they were the primary payer except when Worker’s Compensation, Veteran Administration, or Black Lung Benefits were involved.

  • October 2018: LTC Newsletter

    According to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO), “Hospice provides support and care for persons in the last phases of an incurable disease so that they may live as fully and comfortably as possible.”

 

Trustee and Physician Conference

  • Trustee Conference

    HealthTechS3’s annual conference provides an opportunity for hospital leadership to learn strategies from leading industry professionals. Gain knowledge of the transformations taking place that should be addressed for your community hospital to achieve a sustainable future click here