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3 Ways to Support and Retain Women Physicians

3 Ways to Support and Retain Women Physicians Women physicians continue to deal with higher rates of burnout and lower levels of professional fulfillment, which may cause some to consider decreasing their hours or leaving the profession entirely. With retention being the goal, learn three ways to better support them.  Read more from Jackson Physician Search here. As a division of the South Carolina Hospital Association, we understand the hospital business. Our ready-to-deploy solutions for your

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Know Before You Throw: An Overview of Stericycle’s Waste Acceptance Policies

Know Before You Throw: An Overview of Stericycle’s Waste Acceptance Policies Join Cara Simaga, Senior Director of Regulatory Affairs, on Wednesday, June 29 at 2:00pm as she presents Know Before You Throw: An Overview OF Stericycle’s Waste Acceptance Policy. In this webinar, Cara will provide an overview of what the waste acceptance policy is. She will also discuss approved treatments including incineration for medical waste and sharps services. You’ll have the opportunity to learn how

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Need More Rapid Covid-19 Tests?

Need More Rapid Covid-19 Tests? SCHA still has a supply of highly reliable rapid antigen tests from Nephron Pharmaceuticals – the South Carolina-based manufacturer and innovator of medical products. These tests are available immediately through Solvent Networks.  Placing orders in increments of 600, priced at $6 per test plus shipping from Columbia, SC. To ensure that your local needs are covered, contact Kristin Hill, business development manager, at khill@scha.org or 803.454.6959. As a division of

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Remove Language Barriers to Patient Care

Remove Language Barriers to Patient Care Clear communication between patients and hospital staff is essential to quality care. Voyce, a technology-driven company offering multilingual translation services, gives hospital staff on-demand access to a pool of trained medical interpreters who can translate more than 240 language and dialects, including American Sign Language. In situations where every minute matters, Voyce can connect clinical staff with a fluent, qualified medical interpreter in less than 20 seconds on average.

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International Recruitment In-Direct Hire Models

International Recruitment In-Direct Hire Models Recruiting and retaining quality nurses is more challenging than ever, thanks to the pandemic. It may be time to consider adding international recruitment to your workforce strategy, and Qualivis can help you get started.  Join us on Wednesday, June 1 at 1:00pm for a Solvent Networks Thought Partner Webinar as we learn more from WorldWide HealthStaff Solutions about international recruitment and some personal experiences from Cape Fear Valley Health in Fayetteville, NC.

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PAMA Lab Test Private Payor Rate Reporting

PAMA Lab Test Private Payor Rate Reporting What clinical labs need to know NOW to avoid future penalties. Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA) requires applicable laboratories to report private payer rates for clinical laboratory services to the CMS; the data is necessary to calculate Medicare reimbursement rates for tests on the clinical laboratory fee schedule. In 2018, CMS included hospital “outreach” laboratories which submit claims for non-patient services to the list of entities that

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[White Paper] Rural Physician Recruitment and Staffing Survey Results

[White Paper] Rural Physician Recruitment and Staffing Survey Results Our newest survey shows renewed hope for rural healthcare organizations. Among the many findings, 90% of physicians practicing in urban and suburban areas would consider rural medicine.  Read more from Jackson Physician Search here. As a division of the South Carolina Hospital Association, we understand the hospital business. Our ready-to-deploy solutions for your workforce, financial, operational and compliance needs can save money on your bottom line –

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Reminder: SCHA has highly reliable, rapid test kits available

Reminder: SCHA has highly reliable, rapid test kits available With omicron and its sub-variants driving cases up and fewer testing sites available, hospital ERs may once again be inundated with people looking for tests that are more reliable than home kits and give quick results. If you’re concerned about meeting the public’s demand, SCHA still has a supply of rapid antigen tests from Nephron Pharmaceuticals – the South Carolina-based manufacturer and innovator of medical products.

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Pain Point – How can we ensure clear communication with non-English speaking patients?

Welcome to “Pain Points,” a newsletter from Solvent Networks intended to discuss the problems that keep hospital leaders up at night and inform them about programs, services and products offered by our endorsed business partners that can help. We tackle pain points and present ready-to-deploy solutions. PAIN POINT How can we ensure clear communication with non-English speaking patients? SOLUTION Voyce has got you covered in more than 240 languages. With Canada in the second year

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Pain Point: How can we avoid getting into bidding wars for physicians?

Welcome to “Pain Points,” a newsletter from Solvent Networks intended to discuss the problems that keep hospital leaders up at night and inform them about programs, services and products offered by our endorsed business partners that can help. We tackle pain points and present ready-to-deploy solutions. PAIN POINT How can we avoid getting into bidding wars for physicians? SOLUTION Here are 5 tips from the pros at Jackson Physician Search. Even before the pandemic, physician

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Important information about COVID-19 from Solvent Networks