Employee Handbooks: 4 Best Practices for ASCs

Published on August 21, 2014 Is your employee handbook in desperate need of a makeover? For many ambulatory surgery centers, it’s not uncommon for the same employee handbook to be distributed month after month, year after year. Often a laundry list of “must have statements,” these comprehensive employment documents are usually required by law and…

Time and attendance software systems improve efficiency, offer KPI insights

Published on October 9, 2014 By Sara Vong In healthcare, time is money. As with all other labor-intensive businesses, ambulatory surgery centers and other healthcare providers can reap significant cost savings by tracking and analyzing labor costs with time and attendance software. These applications allow physicians and administrators to fully understand every aspect of their…

3 Tips for Boosting Participation in Professional Learning Programs

Published on September 10, 2014 By Chris Schukies, HR Services Client Representative Continuing education is a fact of daily life in healthcare. From maintaining good standing with accrediting bodies to ensuring Medicare compliance, ambulatory surgery centers face no shortage of clinical, regulatory and professional training opportunities and obligations throughout the year. But ensuring participation in…

Eletter: MedHQ Survey Shows Mentoring, Performance Measurement Most Critical to ASC HR Leaders

Healthcare decisions aren’t made in a vacuum. Providers, payers and other healthcare stakeholders all regularly use data to help make the best decisions for their organizations and improve patient outcomes. As the leading HR and accounting solutions provider for surgical centers nationwide, MedHQ also uses data to drive ASC staffing, benchmarking, performance management and workflow…

MedHQ at ASCA 2014

MedHQ staff will be exhibiting at ASCA 2014 at the Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee. Stop by our booth to chat with MedHQ CEO Tom Jacobs about your ASC’s accounting and human resources needs. In addition to exhibiting, Tom and other MedHQ staff will be attending the Surgery Center Professionals Linkedin group meet-up. The event…