Improved Patient Care

The Extra Mile: Medical Staff Professionals

Delivering positive results. Celebrating J+C Medical Staff Professionals during #MSPWeek 2022. “Medical staff professionals can contribute to positive patient outcomes by thoroughly reviewing each physician’s and advanced practitioner’s file. We eliminate potential patient risks. This ensures the best medical care is given by the right healthcare professionals,” says Alyssa Olasz, Senior Verifications Coordinator at Jackson + …

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The Solution to the Primary Care Physician Shortage

Can a Nurse Practitioner be a Primary Care provider? By 2034, America faces a projected shortage of Primary Care physicians between 17,800-48,000 providers, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). The nation’s demand for Primary Care services outweighs the number of Primary Care providers, and this is especially true in rural areas. There …

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Physician Poll: Treating COVID-19 Patients with Antimalarial Drugs

65 percent of physicians in new survey would give anti-malaria drugs to their own family to treat COVID-19. ATLANTA, April 8, 2020 — Sixty-five percent of physicians across the United States said they would prescribe the anti-malaria drugs chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine to treat or prevent COVID-19 in a family member, according to a new survey …

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The Emergency Department Lost Revenue Calculator

Psychiatric coverage is vital to your organization. America is calling for greater mental health coverage – and we’re seeing a lot of that treatment playing out in the emergency department. Patients with mental health conditions are more likely to seek treatment in the ED than physically ill patients, and they spend more time in the …

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Healthcare Tech

The Future of Healthcare Technology

The impact of medical technology in the healthcare industry. Many hospitals are successfully extending the number of patients they can serve, even those who may not be able to get to a facility. From portable EKGs to biometric implants and even visual reality surgery simulators, these improvements are benefiting not only hospitals but their bottom …

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Nurse Practitioner Staffing

The Benefits of Hiring a Nurse Practitioner to Staff Your Facility

The added value of Nurse Practitioners in healthcare. Nurse Practitioners bring a unique approach to patient care – and patients appreciate their ability to create individualized care plans. But did you know medical practices that employ more non-physician providers like Nurse Practitioners are more profitable and productive? Physician-owned practices with a higher ratio of Nurse …

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Locum Tenens for Nurse Practitioners

The physician shortage in specialties like Primary Care and Psychiatry has caused a dramatic increase in the demand for Nurse Practitioners. Resulting from an aging population and changes in the healthcare system, many facilities all over the country are left without adequate coverage, and the problem will only continue to grow. In order to fill …

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The Benefits of Patient Centricity

What’s the ROI for having a patient centered approach? Today’s consumers are educated buyers, thanks to the Internet, which puts all the information to make an informed buying decision right at their fingertips. Consumers of healthcare are no different. Patients are seeking more control over their healthcare options. “Patient-centricity” has become a buzzword recently as …

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How to Increase Women’s Participation in Health Screenings

Why Women Skip Health Screenings and Strategies to Increase Routine Participation Today, 30% of women have never visited or consulted with an Obstetrician or Gynecologist, and only 40% of women visit or consult with an Obstetrician or a Gynecologist once a year. It has become a trend for women to not participate in health screenings, …

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Locum Benefits

The Benefits of Locum Tenens Staffing

Locums in Healthcare A locum tenens provider is a Latin term for placeholder – to hold the place or to substitute for another person. In the medical industry, this term is specifically referencing a physician or advanced practitioner who temporarily works for a healthcare organization for a defined period of time. The benefits for providers …

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