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Per-bed SNF price plummets in 2017; NIC’s cross-sector collaboration to support industry

McKnight’s Long-Term Care News – March 08, 2018 Written by Kimberly Marselas, McKnight’s After setting records for five straight years, the average price per-bed for skilled nursing facilities plunged 18% in 2017, according to acquisition data published by Irving Levin Associates on Wednesday. The report and newsletter publishing company blamed the drop (to $81,350 per … Continue reading Per-bed SNF price plummets in 2017; NIC’s cross-sector collaboration to support industry

The Future of Tech-Enabled Partnerships between Post-acute and Acute Providers

Provider magazine – April 27, 2017 Written by Steven Scott, President & CEO, PointRight Whatever may happen to the Affordable Care Act, one thing is certain: The evolution that it created toward accountable and more integrated health care will continue onward, and the collaboration between different types of health care providers will only intensify in … Continue reading The Future of Tech-Enabled Partnerships between Post-acute and Acute Providers

Five reasons five-star falls short as an effective network development and discharge tool

Becker’s Health IT & CIO Review — February 10, 2017 Written by Steven Littlehale, EVP & Chief Clinical Officer, PointRight For many years, hospital social workers and discharge planners have had few tools at their disposal to determine the relative quality of skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) when seeking to assist a patient or their family … Continue reading Five reasons five-star falls short as an effective network development and discharge tool

PointRight’s Steven Littlehale Selected as Speaker for HIMSS17 Health IT Industry Conference

BOSTON (February 6, 2017) – PointRight Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer Steven Littlehale, MS, GCNS-BC, has been named as a speaker for the 2017 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition, the health IT industry’s largest annual gathering, on Feb. 19-23, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Littlehale’s presentation, titled “Winning at Care Coordination Using Data-Driven Partnerships,” will … Continue reading PointRight’s Steven Littlehale Selected as Speaker for HIMSS17 Health IT Industry Conference

The National Quality Forum Endorses Long Stay Hospitalization Measure

Washington, D.C. – The American Health Care Association (AHCA) and PointRight, announced that the National Quality Forum (NQF) has endorsed its PointRight® Pro Long Stay™ Hospitalization Measure, which is the first and only NQF recognized measure of its kind to measure hospitalization rates among long-stay residents who have been in a skilled nursing center’s care … Continue reading The National Quality Forum Endorses Long Stay Hospitalization Measure