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Focusing On Patient Experience Is No Longer A Nicety, It Is A Necessity In A Value-Based World 

By Dr. Kathleen Ziegler, RN, DHA, MSHA, FACHE Achieving successful healthcare organizational transformation that delivers value-based outcome performance meaningful to all stakeholders is a critical objective for healthcare executives. Transforming their organization  from a fee-for-service model to a value-based model that demonstrates excellence in patient-centered clinical outcomes, is rapidly growing in importance and priority—both from […]

Hope to See You in Orlando! 

The Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s (IHI) 28th annual conference will be in Orlando this year, December 4-7. About 6000 attendees are expected, providing an opportunity to network with others who are passionate about the patient experience and improving healthcare outcomes. The theme of this year’s conference is “Strategize,” one that we back wholeheartedly. Strategize is […]

Partners in Performance Improvement

Welcome Patient experience is a big buzzword these days, with healthcare facilities of all stripes eager to boost their scores on assessments that may impact not only reimbursement, but also patient—and provider—choices about where to receive care and where to practice. Our mission is to empower healthcare providers to rapidly, easily and cost-effectively improve care […]

How you can reduce noise right now with TruthPoint

“How can we fix our noise problem?” It’s a question most healthcare leaders have asked over the years. We know that hospitals are noisy places. We know that patients and their families want a quieter and restful environment. Yet, chances are that you feel lost trying to figure out how to improve the aural environment. […]

Quiet—Not Just another Performance Measure

by Jennifer Sippel, PhD Program Manager, Spinal Cord Injury Service, VA North Texas Healthcare System Assistant Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, UT Southwestern Medical Center Silence is a fence around wisdom. – German proverb Silence is medication for sorrow. – Arab proverb Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom. – Francis Bacon True silence is the rest of the mind, […]

TruthPoint Redefines Rounding Automation with RapidRoundsPlusTM

by Ann Kloth, MBA, RD, Director, Product Management, TruthPoint TruthPoint Launches Real-time Fully Integrated Rounding & Performance Improvement Healthcare Solution  Ask. Listen. Get Better.  At TruthPoint, innovative product design is more than our motto. It’s how we manage each unique client relationship. RapidRoundsPlus was designed around these core principles. First, we “Asked” our globally recognized healthcare […]

What’s New in Patient Experience: Reflections from the Field

by Darrell Atkin, Vice President of Marketing, TruthPoint Never before has the concept of patient experience been so much a part of the national healthcare conversation. The reasons range from the concept of “doing what’s right” for patients and families to the new realities of reimbursement formulas, care delivery and payment models. All of these […]