Welcome to HealthTechS3
HealthTechS3 is a 50 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.
2021 Community Hospital Leadership Conference
In celebration of our rich history we have just wrapped up a successful conference in Santa Fe offering hospital leadership, actionable insights and strategies for understanding the challenges and the opportunities facing community hospitals today. Please click here to see and download all the presentations that took place.
What Does AI Really Mean in Revenue Cycle?
Presenter: Derek Morkel – CEO, GAFFEY Healthcare & HealthTechS3 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org View More Date & Time: October 28, 2021 at 12pm CT
Care for the Caregiver
Host: Carolyn St.Charles, RN, BSN, MBA – Chief Clinical Officer, HTS3 Presenter: Dawn Edge Email: email@example.com View More Date & Time: November 12, 2021 at 12pm CT
Practical Benefits of Implementing a Hospital Business Intelligence Platform
Presenter: Derek Morkel – CEO, GAFFEY Healthcare & HealthTechS3 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org View More Date & Time: December 10, 2021 at 12pm CT
White Paper – Operational Management by HealthTechS3
HealthTechS3 showcases significant operational and financial improvements in rural hospital within first year of assuming management role, including overcoming a $20 million loss from prior year. For more details, click here.
Optimum Productivity Toolkit - Update to Financial Performance Package Released by HealthTechS3
HealthTechS3 announces a new release to its cloud-based financial performance technology solution that allows financial and nursing officers, human resources, and other department leaders to have more robust data and reporting available and delivered in a manner that is easily usable for their environment.
Carlinville Community Prepares for Loss of Key Executive with Impending Retiremen:
HealthTechS3 and the Board of Directors of Carlinville Area Hospital announce the retirement of Ken Reid, chief executive officer, as of January 31, 2020. Ken has served this community admirably for the past 14 years at Carlinville Area Hospital. During his tenure, Ken oversaw the expansion and development of the Carlinville campus, the growth of the rural health clinics in Carlinville and Girard, the recruitment of excellent providers and the financial stability of the hospital.
Optimum Financial Statement Toolkit™ Recently Released by HealthTechS3 Improves Data Available to Rural and Critical Access Hospitals:
HealthTechS3 announces the release of a cloud-based technology solution that allows chief financial officers, vice presidents of finance, controllers and other financial leaders to have more robust data and reporting available and delivered in a manner that is easily usable for their environment.
CrossTx & HealthTechS3 Expand the Number of Community Hospitals Joining the Medicare Chronic Care Management Program:
CrossTx and HealthTechS3 are growing a network responsible for facilitating improvements in chronic care management at more than 70 clinics across 12 states, by supporting improvements in overall patient care coordination, advancements in quality, and growth in revenue, for this fast-growing and diverse network of healthcare facilities.
*New* Self-Paced Certificate Course - Behavioral Health Integration: What a Care Coordinator Should Know
In 2017 Medicare established a new benefit for Medicare Beneficiaries – Behavioral Health Integration for primary care. This benefit allows primary care providers the opportunity to receive payment for managing the behavioral health care of their patients. Integrating behavioral health care with primary care is widely considered an effective strategy for improving outcomes for the millions of Americans with mental or behavioral health conditions.
Care Coordination Fundamentals Self-Paced Certificate Course
In the 2015 report Policy Agenda for Nurse-Led Care Coordination, published jointly by the American Academy of Nursing and the American Nurses Association, it was noted that “Nurses have been and continue to be pivotal in the development and delivery of innovative care coordination practice models.”
Lean Practitioner Self-Paced Certificate Course
Achieving a Lean Belt designation is not just a resume builder, it is a designation that communicates your level of expertise. Lean Practitioners with a Black Belt designation are highly sought-after individuals for various leadership and quality management positions. With the constant changes and dynamic atmosphere of healthcare, it is essential to add evidence based tools to your skill set.
June 2020: Clinical Connection
As healthcare providers we often struggle with how to measure competency effectively and to ensure that we are providing safe, effective, and culturally appropriate patient care to the populations we serve.
April 2020: Leadership For Today
During the last few weeks, the United States and the nations around the world has taken on the challenge of fighting and managing what is now being called the silent enemy, the “COVID–19” pandemic.