Relias Impact Blog
Performance improvement through staff training and workforce development
Using GPS and Social Media in Community Corrections
A growing number of community corrections agencies are putting GPS technology and social media to work tracking high-risk individuals on pretrial release, probation and parole.
Your Healthy Outlook Can Promote Resilience and Recovery in Older Adults
Because the health, behavioral, and social parts of life overlap more as one ages, those caring for or serving older adults can make a difference by providing support that considers the whole person.
Fight Recidivism With Positive Networks of Support
Often, for people who are entering society after a period of incarceration, relationships are the key to successful reintegration.
A Natural Selection: Evolving Efforts to Promote Breastfeeding
There are many benefits of breastfeeding for both the mother and the baby—several of which might come as a surprise to the public.
Dual Payoff of Physical Activity and Exercise: Manage Diabetes and Reduce Heart Disease Risk
When you are advising people, always stress the importance of individually appropriate exercise programs in achieving and maintaining optimal health.
Why You Should Invest in Closing Your Wound Care Liability Gaps
When it comes to pressure injuries, diabetic wounds, and venous wounds, investing in expertise up front can help you avoid spending time and money on legal proceedings after the fact when wounds go wrong.
4 FAQs about Personnel Assessments for IDD Service Providers
Most sectors of the healthcare industry have been using personnel assessments for years, but these tools are new in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Shared Governance: 5 Tips to Boost Participation
When implementing governance innovations, every organization faces staff reticent to participate, yet quick to demand to know what's in it for them.
What Makes IDD Nurses Different?
Finding the right nurse or filling in knowledge gaps of your current nursing staff can improve the quality of life of the individuals you serve, and it may even save lives.
Behavioral Health Client Stories: Using Data to Supplement Self-Reporting and Medication Adherence
A healthcare data analytics solution like Relias Population Health is a way to get supplemental information beyond what clients and patients tell you.
How Technology Can Temper the Compounding Cost of Comorbidities
Evidence is mounting that the highest healthcare costs and poorest outcomes are found in those who have comorbid physical and behavioral health conditions.
Highlights of the Business Guide for Quality Improvement in Healthcare
Continuous quality improvement (CQI) is an idea that pushes all members of your organization to ask questions like, how are we doing?
Your PDPM Questions Answered – Part 6: Putting It All Together
Ron Orth, RN, CHC, CMAC answers questions from part six of our six part PDPM webinar series, Putting It All Together.
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