Fun Facts for Halloween Take a lo at our latest infographic with some spoy scoop on Halloween that you might have not known. Also check out our 30 Safety Tips for Halloween for everything you need to know for this fun and frightful night. Have a Happy Halloween!!
Medical Checkups for Life It is vital to begin preparing for a long life, and you are never to young to start. Developing health awareness early reaps the benefits of a long healthy life. This infographic, produced by our friends at greatist.com stresses preventing, diagnosing, and surviving; the three vitals in beating cancer and other serious diseases.
Following the Right Steps for Proper Locum Tenens Billing The truth is, if you are using a locum tenens provider to fill in for an absent physician or nurse practitioner, and you are not billing for his or her services, you are leaving money on the table. If you need guidance on how to do it, check out the “Billing for Locum Tenens Services” guide and the accompanying infographic published by Barton Associates, a national locum tenens staffing agency. Barton Continue Reading
Customer Experiences with your Healthcare Provider When a patient comes into a healthcare provider’s office they have high expectations. Price is not their number one factor, only 8% of people say healthcare costs matters than personal experience. A patient will than likely recommend their healthcare provider if their personal experience in the office is above satisfactory. The smallest courtesy of handing a patient a ed summary of their visit as they leave has 88% of patients saying they will Continue Reading
Nursing is Rough so Take a Break and Read a Nurse Blog Life as a nurse could provide the most rewarding moments. But with hectic, sometimes unpredictable, 24-hour shifts, it is also considered one of the most demanding medical professions today. With this in mind my friends at Soliant Health have put together an infographic to serve as a resource of sorts for nurses everywhere. They’ve highlighted those in the nurse blogosphere who offered the most helpful information, up-to-date news and entertaining Continue Reading
Get All 5 Doses of the Whooping Cough Vaccine Whooping Cough cases have been on the rise since the 1990’s with about 1 out of every 2 babies needing to be hospitalized if they acquire the disease. To help parents understand how to protect their babies the Centers for Disease Control CDC has come out with an Infographic that explains the three steps that parents should take. The whooping cough vaccine is also know as the pertussis vaccine. Below I have included both the graphic and Continue Reading
The High Cost of HIPAA Violations The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) protects the Personal Health Information (PHI) held by physicians, clinics, hospitals, pharmacies, health insurance companies and other healthcare organizations. PHI is made up of any information related to the patient including the healthcare record or medical chart, and payment data. EXAMPLES OF PHI • Patient Name • Address • Date of Birth • Phone number • Medical Record Number There are severe penalties that Continue Reading