New collaboration empowers a leading home care and hospice EMR software provider to help its clients more effectively onboard and develop staff, drive quality initiatives, and reduce unnecessary onsite visits.
SEATTLE, October 5, 2021 (Newswire.com) - MedBridge and KanTime Healthcare Software are partnering to help home care and hospice agencies deliver higher quality of care by engaging staff and patients with evidence-based education on an innovative technology platform.
KanTime Healthcare Software provides cloud-based enterprise software to home health and hospice agencies to help improve clinical compliance, increase operational efficiency, and achieve financial success. MedBridge develops best-in-class healthcare education and patient engagement solutions that allow organizations to significantly improve staff retention, quality of care, and margins.
As the home health industry continues to face challenges around staff retention, agencies are searching for ways to better attract, onboard, and engage staff. MedBridge helps agencies create targeted onboarding programs at scale to put confident and competent staff in the field sooner, and allows organizations to build ongoing development programs for advanced specialization, as well as remediation tracks to address gaps in performance.
Kristen Duell, Executive Vice President of Business Development & Marketing at KanTime Healthcare Software, shared the impact of KanTime's partnership with MedBridge. "MedBridge is the leading provider of evidence-based education and training solutions, and our collaboration will help our clients take their onboarding and workforce development initiatives to the next level," she said. "MedBridge's solution allows our clients to access thousands of courses and pre-built education programs, simplifying and improving the overall experience while ensuring their staff are well prepared for the field."
MedBridge's virtual platform helps agencies elevate quality of care at a lower cost by helping them more effectively manage their patient populations. Hundreds of home care and hospice organizations have leveraged MedBridge's patient education and virtual care tools to create blended models of care, standardized pathways, and templated programs for staff and patients to help reduce unnecessary visits and cost per episode of care.
"We see great alignment in our partnership with KanTime Healthcare Software, and we're excited to provide additional value for our mutual clients who are striving to keep pace with growing demand while continuing to provide optimal care," said Jim Lezzer, Director of Strategic Partnerships at MedBridge. "As the home care industry prepares for the upcoming rollout of Home Health Value-based Purchasing while navigating the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, innovation is going to be key to overcome the many challenges that lie ahead. This partnership will help provide home care agencies with the innovative solutions they need to maintain clinical capacity and improve patient outcomes."
About KanTime Healthcare Software:
KanTime Healthcare Software is an American-based healthcare technology company that is the fastest-growing post-acute software provider in the nation with over 500,000 patients, 120,000 users, $5.1B in processed claims, and 32M annual visits. KanTime provides cloud-based enterprise software to home health, hospice, pediatric, private duty, and consumer-directed services agencies. KanTime helps agencies improve clinical compliance, increase operational efficiency, and achieve financial success. KanTime works seamlessly on any point of care device be it iOS, Android, or Windows-based, both online and offline. Additionally, KanTime offers robust business intelligence tools that allow upper-level management to drill down into various clinical, financial, and operational KPIs and act accordingly.
MedBridge believes education is the most powerful way to improve outcomes. The all-in-one integrated platform is designed to help organizations retain their staff, improve the patient experience, and mitigate compliance risk. Recently named by Inc. Magazine as one of the nation's fastest growing companies, MedBridge drives better patient care while helping 2,000+ organizations improve financial performance through online professional development and patient engagement solutions.