Congrats to Local Long-term Care Providers Honored by Partner TLC 4 LTC

Healthcentric Advisors is proud to partner with organizations like Rhode Island-based TLC 4 LTC, especially when some of the communities hit hardest during COVID-19 are nursing homes. TLC 4 LTC provides joy and compassion to residents and staff of skilled nursing facilities by fulfilling a special wish or need they may have. For residents, it […]

RI CareBreaks Program Healthcentric Advisors Supports Highlighted in National Report

Recently, the innovative respite care program Healthcentric Advisors supports through Rhode Island’s Nursing Student Respite Initiative received national recognition for its vital work supporting caregivers. Working alongside The Rhode Island Office of Healthy Aging, the Family Caregiver Alliance of Rhode Island, United Way of Rhode Island, Catholic Social Services of Rhode Island, and Rhode Island’s undergraduate nursing […]

A Year Into a Pandemic: Patient & Family Advisors Series, 3

It’s been a year since we’ve been living with COVID-19, and to say life has changed feels like an understatement. We have been collecting reflections on living through a pandemic and turned to our Patient and Family Advisors for what they’ve learned and what they’re looking forward to as we start to consider a life post-pandemic. Ann Messier, advises […]

A Year Into a Pandemic: Patient & Family Advisors Series, 2

It’s been a year since we’ve been living with COVID-19, and to say life has changed feels like an understatement. We have been collecting reflections on living through a pandemic and turned to our Patient and Family Advisors for what they’ve learned and what they’re looking forward to as we start to consider a life […]

A Year Into a Pandemic: Patient & Family Advisors Series, 1

It’s been a year since we’ve been living with COVID-19, and to say life has changed feels like an understatement. We have been collecting reflections on living through a pandemic and turned to our Patient and Family Advisors for what they’ve learned and what they’re looking forward to as we start to consider a life […]

A Year into a Pandemic

As the United States marks the one-year anniversary of living amid the COVID-19 pandemic, we can’t help but reflect on how we responded and evolved as an organization. For an organization whose mission is to offer resources and expertise that measure and improve the quality, safety, and value of person-centered healthcare, we had to pivot […]

A Year into a Pandemic: Nursing Homes

We’re a year into this pandemic and taking a look-back to reflect upon where we’ve been and where we’re going. Considering how hard long-term care has been hit we decided to collect perspectives from our teams working directly with the nursing homes across New England. Marguerite McLaughlin, Senior Program Administrator, spoke at length about her […]

Volume of Patient Call Messages takes Toll on Clinicians & Associated with Burnout

EHR vendors often tout their tools to improve efficiency and to streamline workflows as a way to decrease burnout among clinicians. However, except for good old fashioned “copy and paste,” these efficiency tools may not help clinicians feel less stressed out. This is according to a new study entitled “Are specific elements of electronic health […]