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.
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.
Becoming a Highly Reliable Organization – What is your Journey?
Host: Carolyn St.Charles, RN, BSN, MBA - Chief Regional Clinical Officer, HealthTechS3 Email: email@example.com Healthcare organizations are increasingly embracing the concept of Zero Harm and working toward becoming a “Highly Reliable Organization.” View More
How to Prepare for a Stand-out Interview!
Host: Peter Goodspeed - VP of Executive Search, HTS3 Executive Recruiting Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Peter, with his BA Engineering Degree and Master’s Degree in Business Administration, heads up our Executive Placement Services Division of HTS3 Executive Recruiting. View More
Trustee and Physician Conference
Date: April 28th-May 1st 2019 Register Here 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
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.”