Medical Solutions Celebrates Nurses Week 2018!

At Medical Solutions, we are continually inspired by nurses. As the backbone of the healthcare industry, nurses make a difference in the lives of their patients by providing compassionate, personalized care. For that and a million other reasons, we have a profound sense of gratitude for the work nurses do. Obviously, your facility does too. …

3 Ways Hospital Leaders Can Reduce Sexual Harassment

As the national conversation about sexual harassment in the workplace intensifies, it’s time for hospital leaders to take stock of their own hospital’s policies and training resources. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, more than 30 percent of women in medicine experience sexual harassment, while only 4 percent of their male counterparts …

Happy Allied Health Professionals Week 2017!

The term, “Allied Health Professionals” encompasses more than 200 specific careers, and these amazing individuals collectively make up roughly 60 percent of the healthcare industry. Yet, as a whole, their positive impact on patient care is often overlooked. If you know an Allied Health Professional at your facility, show them that you appreciate their work! …

Medical Solutions Celebrates Nurses Week 2017

All year long, your nursing staff works tirelessly to provide safe and effective care to your facility’s patients. With Nurses Week just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to show your nurses how much you appreciate their efforts. Searching for ways to celebrate at your facility? Tell your nurses about Medical Solutions’ 2017 Nurses …

After the Labor Dispute: 4 Things to Know

Two job actions in 2016 cost the Minneapolis-based Allina healthcare system roughly $149 million, according to a recent Becker’s Hospital Review article. While there’s always a financial cost associated with labor disputes, staff morale also takes a hit. So, how do you get your facility’s operations and your staff back on its feet after a …

Top 5 Trends Reshaping the Healthcare Industry

A recent Healthcare Finance News article highlighted the findings from a PricewaterhouseCoopers Health Research Institute study, which included the top 5 trends reshaping the healthcare industry today. We’ve listed them here for your reading pleasure: A Shift from Volume to Value-Based Care: The healthcare industry is transitioning to a value-based care method, where patients are provided …