Tag: issues with communication

Study finds 62% of post-acute care facilities rely on phone calls to transfer resident data

PointClickCare released a study, 2019 Patient Transition Study: Technology Use During Transitions of Care, in partnership with research firm Definitive Healthcare. Researchers found that 62% of post-acute care facilities rely on phone calls to transfer resident information from hospitals to post-acute care facilities. The study reveals how commonly phone calls, emails, and even faxes are […]

Be mindful when communicating with caregivers about possible registry disclosure

Efforts to potentially rekindle a bill recently vetoed in California and similar legislation that recently passed in Massachusetts could indicate a growing push to disclose home care aide registry contact information to third parties, including labor unions. A law that allows personal contact information of home care aides to be shared with unions or the […]