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Magazine & Journal Articles
It’s true that a great deal of learning is formal. Programs such as online instruction, webinars, and virtual events are formal and over time help learners build skills and knowledge. But informal learning, such as networking, helps build skills and knowledge very quickly.
Magazine & Journal Articles
Leveraging the key engagement driver of the organization’s strategy and mission is paramount. One organization that makes communicating strategy and mission a priority is AtlantiCare, a well-respected network of hospitals and healthcare facilities in southeastern New Jersey.
Magazine & Journal Articles
Treating bed bugs can be a real challenge with dire consequences if the wrong materials and methods are used. While it’s impossible to prevent bed bugs from getting inside your facility, there are many steps you can take to help your healthcare organization keep them from taking over.
Magazine & Journal Articles
Since 2008, the HCAHPS—Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems—survey has allowed valid comparisons across hospitals locally, regionally, and nationally. The core of the survey contains 18 items that ask “how often” or whether patients experienced a critical aspect of hospital care, rather than whether they were “satisfied” with the care. The survey also includes four items to direct patients to relevant questions, three items to adjust for the mix of patients across hospitals, and two items that support Congressionally-mandated reports.
Presentation Resource
Kevin Sheridan presents on the Magnetic Culture, employee engagement, the key engagement drivers, and best practices on the most impactful drivers.
Presentation Resource
Three panelists discuss the impact of the patient experience.
Presentation Resource
A presentation on flooring solutions.
Presentation Resource
Cindy Paget and Lea Beach present on the challenges, development ideas, and resources for new leaders
Presentation Resource
This presentation provides an overview of Value Based Care and importance of HCAPS (voice of patient), overview of healthcare environment and risk of transmission, and review of current key guidelines for environmental infection prevention.
Presentation Resource
Using real-world examples, evaluate how effective collaboration, cooperation and communication can lead to better patient outcomes, reduced HAI, and improved patient satisfaction.
Guides/Reports
Guideline for the Prevention and Control of Norovirus Gastroenteritis Outbreaks in Healthcare Settings
Presentation Resource
This presentation evaluates the infection risks associated with health care construction activity.
Press Releases
Three personal membership groups (PMGs) of the American Hospital Association (AHA) have teamed up to provide their members and others in the health care community access to information and tools that can help reduce the environmental footprint of health care facilities.
Press Releases
Guideline for Disinfection and Sterilization in Healthcare Facilities, 2008  The Guideline for Disinfection and Sterilization in Healthcare Facilities, 2008, presents evidence- based recommendations on the preferred methods for cleaning, disinfection and sterilization of patient- care medical devices and for cleaning and disinfecting the healthcare environment. This document supercedes the relevant sections contained in the 1985 Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Guideline for