2017 24HRMED Kick-Off Meeting

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On Jan. 25, 2017, 24 Hour Medical Staffing Services, LLC (24HRMED) hosted their kick-off meeting. Corporate employees gather together to highlight the previous year’s accomplishments and goals for 2017 fiscal year. After Breakfast, we started off the day with CEO & President Linda Stone giving a welcome message, followed by inspirational speaker, Richard Hoag. Richard Hoag’s speech was motivating and …

Holiday Gift Ideas

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                 1.Mac Nutcracker Sweet Nude Mineralize Kit// 2. Fossil Watch// 3. ‘Maison Holiday’ Travel Tin Candles// 4. Monogram Mug// 5. Snowman Gourmet Popcorn Tin// 6. ‘Heritage’ Plaid Infinity Scarf Are you still looking for last minute gifts for your friends, families, and loved ones? Well, here are some holiday gift ideas that might be …

Three Tips to Reduce Stress at Work

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    What is stress? “Stress is your body’s way of responding to any kind of demand or threat. When you feel threatened, your nervous system responds by releasing a flood of stress hormones, including adrenaline and cortisol, which rouse the body for emergency action.” Also, stress can lead to a wide range of illnesses such as heart disease, asthma, obesity, diabetes, headaches, …

24-Hour Medical Staffing Services 16th Anniversary and Tiger Team Graduation

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Last week, 24-Hour Medical Staffing Services celebrated their 16th anniversary. Employees showed their company pride by coming into work wearing green. When employees walked into the office, they were greeted by a happy birthday sign and balloons decorated in front of the conference room. That same week, we continued our celebration with another COSi Tiger Team Graduation. Team R&D and Team Money …

Hospital Medicare Payments tied to Quality and Patient Satisfaction

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Medicare has two payment incentive programs for hospitals. Value Based Purchasing gives bonuses and penalties to hospitals based on clinical process factors (45% weight), patient experience/satisfaction (30% weight), and outcomes (25%).  Another program penalizes hospitals when the number of patients readmitted within a month are excessive. Both programs are in their second year. Hospitals could gain up to 1.25 percent …

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE

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Florence Nightingale was a famous nurse and icon who was also known as the “Lady with the Lamp.” She was given this name by British soldiers she treated in the Crimean War in their fight against Russia for control of the Ottoman Empire.  Florence was asked by the British Secretary of State in 1854 to organize a corps of nurses …

Newsletter Volume 2, Issue 2

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During this special season, I reflect on all things to be thankful for. I am thankful to be part of our dynamic company and the opportunity to work with the many 24-HRMED employees who represent our company so well. You are special. You work to deliver essential healthcare services that help others when and where needed. We can take great …