C4 Newsletter

May 2018 C4 Newsletter

Posted on May 13, 2018

Do you believe that you are prepared and ready each day to receive the message that surveyors are at your front door or is survey readiness one of the things that cause you sleepless nights?

April C4 Newsletter

Posted on April 06, 2018

HealthTechS3 Recruiting has been filling key hospital positions because we have deep industry experience and understand the key factors and issues which must be considered when recruiting for a hospital. Our track record includes the completion of over 600 searches for all sizes of hospitals across the country.

March C4 Newsletter

Posted on March 10, 2018

Join us for more informational webinars that will help you prepare for survey, optimize your swing bed program, understand what interim executives bring to your organization, and discuss the importance of social determinants of health as it relates to the CHNA. Hope to see your name on the attendee list!

Februaury C4 Newsletter

Posted on February 22, 2018

A recent posting from CMS included the selection of 32 new quality measures for 2018, and NQF has submitted recommendations to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for 35 standardized performance measures on February 1. Based on these two initiatives, it becomes apparent that even greater emphasis is being placed on quality and patient safety.

January C4 Newsletter

Posted on February 22, 2018

The concept of strategic planning and the structure around it is relatively simple, yet the thoughts and ultimately the energy to create ideas to support success is the real challenge. Dialogue and decision-making relative to priorities should always be the focus with questions and discussion that address such topics as the future vision, significant challenges, the value proposition, the strategic milestone to achieve the vision, and the 4-7 critical steps to overcome any potential obstacles.

C4 December

Posted on January 03, 2018

HTS3 is providing monthly webinars that will offer contemporary and informative topics for all to learn new strategies and actions to continually improve performance. The First Quarter of 2018 webinars are provided with the corresponding links to register below. Please share the calendar with everyone so no one misses the valuable content.

C4 November

Posted on November 14, 2017

The recent report from Leapfrog and a review of the data caused consternation from this writer. It is important for everyone to know that I believe that data is critical and should be available for making knowledgeable decisions. However, after reviewing the Leapfrog report, it became quite apparent that measuring performance is clearly not a perfected science, and requires considerable man hours to assure accurate reporting.

C4 October 2017

Posted on October 06, 2017

Can it possibly be the 4th Quarter of 2017 and that the holidays are fast-approaching? Regardless, we have our last quarter webinar schedule planned, and hope you join us for topics that are in the forefront of health care today… Hope you will join us!

C4 September 2017

Posted on September 05, 2017

Compliance with the ACA and IRS Code regarding Community Health Needs Assessments is not optional, and unfortunately a hospital recently realized that the IRS will change your non-profit status if you do not comply with the requirement to conduct a “community health needs assessment”…

C4 June 2017

Posted on June 09, 2017

A new feature is being added to our communications in the form of a blog. For those not familiar with this type of information-sharing, a “blog (short for weblog) is a personal online journal that is frequently updated and intended for general public consumption”. (Source: Whatis.com)