The Value of Healthcare Accreditation

As a healthcare provider or organization, you may find yourself at some point needing to become accredited. Whether it may be to meet state-mandated regulatory requirements or to satisfy specific...

Does your department need a workflow analysis?

Does Your Department Need a Workflow Analysis? By Debra Enchelmeyer, RN BSN CCM   As a manager, do you ever wonder why you need to continually remind your staff...

Delegation Standards - A summary of URAC’s August 23rd Webinar

Our last URAC Blog addressed changes to the Delegation Standards.  We want to follow up on that with information from the URAC August 23rd Webinar on the Delegation Standards...

The Status of the New URAC 4.0 Core Standards

The New URAC 4.0 Core Standards   I want to remind you to stay aware of changes related to the new CORE 4.0 standards.  A recent communication from URAC advised that...

Where to Get Started with NCQA and the PCMH Recognition Process?

Jean Lockington, MA, RN, PLNC, PCMH CCE, a specialist in NCQA Accreditation, Recognition and Certification Programs, creates a checklist to help practices understand what is involved in getting started with...

URAC Accreditation Consulting

URAC ACCREDITATION CONSULTING We will guide your preparation for URAC Accreditation! Professional Services Network provides expert consultation to companies seeking accreditation with the American Accreditation Healthcare Commission/URAC. We provide...

Quality on Quality

A company has many opportunities to produce a quality service or product.  Choices in materials, choices in training procedures, choices in people.  Nurses have similar choices to make ...