5 Helpful Ideas For Intranet Maintenance And Upkeep

By Jason Oshita | 10/10/17 11:00 AM

Your medical Intranet keeps your workflow in check and your communications consolidated. However, depositphotos_checklist_xs.jpglike any program, there are some general housekeeping tasks you can implement to ensure everything runs like a fine-oiled machine. Here are some maintenance tips for your Intranet to help keep everything up-to-date.

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10 Great Healthcare-Related Articles From September 2017

By Anne Sweeney | 10/3/17 11:00 AM

With September recently behind us and Fall in full swing, we thought we’d round up some health-bigstock-Newspaper--124701458.jpgrelated articles we’ve read throughout September to share with you. Each story or blog presents information different from the next, from power poses to flu season to rural health. With each of these 10 articles focusing on different topics, we hope you can find something of interest to you!

Happy reading!

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How An Intranet Can Help You Remain Compliant With IRC Section 501(r)

By Jason Oshita | 9/26/17 11:00 AM

The IRS is amping up enforcement when it comes to IRC Section 501(r) in the form of field Depositphotos_15659611_xs.jpgexaminations. The rule ensures that charitable hospitals are tax-exempt and explains the criteria to remain exempt. However, organizations found not adhering to all criteria can lead to hefty fines and audits of other areas such as payroll, benefits, etc. That said, it’s important to make sure your care center remains compliant with this section. Here are some quick ways that you can utilize your Intranet to help you follow criteria to remain tax exempt.

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How an Intranet and Policy Management System Help You Stay Organized While Balancing Quality Patient Care With Increasing Productivity Demands

By Giuliana LaMantia | 9/19/17 11:00 AM

Productivity demands across hospitals and care centers have been on the rise, and they’re bigstock-Team-of-happy-doctors-working--91889087.jpgonly increasing. With healthcare employees juggling more patients, added on training, and multiple other tasks, it can be a challenge to maintain the same amount of quality care towards patients. The patient comes first, but the work must still be done. That said, it’s imperative to have an organized system and time management. An Intranet and Policy Management System can help you do just that – while streamlining tasks. That way, you can increase productivity while your patients are still the constant focus.

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Are You Ready For November 16th? Here’s An Emergency Preparedness Checklist

By Anne Sweeney | 9/12/17 11:00 AM

September is National Preparedness Month, and while it typically speaks to families and home life,bigstock--135665363.jpg we see it as an opportunity to talk about the CMS Emergency Preparedness Rule. Especially with the November 16th deadline approaching.

We know you’ve been working all year to ensure your organization is compliant with CMS’s new standards. At HospitalPORTAL, we want to help as much as we can. So as you enter the final stretch, here is a checklist we’ve put together for you to ensure you meet the standards.

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5 Projects To Implement Now To Improve Your Intranet

By Jason Oshita | 9/5/17 11:00 AM

When it comes to your Intranet, a little creativity goes a long way. The countless features your portal offers Depositphotos_42812197_original.jpgmakes it simple to incorporate new projects, pages, and forums to improve internal communications, workflows, and more. Turn your brilliant ideas into reality (your vendor will be able to help you, too!) Not sure where to begin? Here are 5 Intranet project ideas to get you started.

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Breakfast, Tech, and the Great American Eclipse: Our Favorite Health-Related Articles From August 2017

By Giuliana LaMantia | 8/29/17 11:00 AM

As August comes to a close, we thought we’d round up some health-related articles we’ve bigstock-Breakfast-foods-14088398.jpgread throughout the month to share with you. Each story or blog presents information different from the next, from breakfast foods, to new technology, to the Great American Eclipse (of course). With each of these 10 articles focusing on different topics, we hope you can find something of interest to you!

Happy reading!

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3 Great Intranet Features Hospital Pharmacies Love

By Anne Sweeney | 8/22/17 11:00 AM

An Intranet is an incredible asset to a hospital pharmacy. Besides being a centralized Depositphotos_25940271_xs.jpgcommunication system between pharmacy staff and the rest of the organization, it provides many features to advance the department. From publishing pharmaceutical information, managing your unique policies and procedures, to providing security for department materials, an Intranet creates a robust and resourceful space for your pharmacy. Read on to learn more.

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9 Ideas To Get Staff Hyped For Your Medical Intranet Implementation

By Jason Oshita | 8/15/17 11:00 AM

Launching a new Intranet is an exciting and challenging process. Your bigstock-Group-of-senior-doctors-and-yo-192140368.jpgorganization now has this robust system that will allow you to improve internal communications, workflow, and management. However, there is always a learning curve involved, and it will take time to truly assimilate the technology into the work culture. Getting employees excited to use the Intranet is one way to help achieve this. Here are some ways to engage your staff during the implementation of your Intranet.

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5 Miracle Recovery Stories From The Past Year To Inspire Patient Care Workers

By Giuliana LaMantia | 8/8/17 11:00 AM

Miracles rarely consist of only a sudden and swift turnaround. They require the fight of the bigstock-Pediatrician-Visiting-Father-A-114376700.jpgpatient, the undivided care of medical workers, and the support of everyone around them. At least, that’s what we’ve found to be true. Although there are many, many more, we’ve chosen to share some of these amazing stories to highlight the hard work, the fight, and the faith of all those involved.

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