Category: Technology

7 Things Hospital Leaders Should Know About Facebook Marketing

Our social media team recently had an article featured in Becker’s Hospital Review covering tips for hospitals using the Facebook platform in their marketing strategy. Since our audience of hospital leaders are very busy we shortened the tips here. 1. Don’t Believe The Media Teenagers may be leaving Facebook for newer platforms, but a growing … Continued

Ways Your Hospital Should Be Using Video

Originally published at Becker’s Hospital Review. Americans are flocking to online video as a source of information and entertainment like never before. According to comScore, a technology company that measures how people are using the Internet, in June 2013, 85% of all Internet users viewed online video, totaling 44 billion video content views. Hospital executives … Continued

Introducing The New thewca.com

I am thankful for the opportunity to introduce you to the new thewca.com. If you haven’t seen a lot of content from us lately, it has been for a good reason. Our talented team at Wound Care Advantage has been head down this first quarter working for our clients, beta testing new technology and relaunching … Continued

Peering into the future with Google’s contact lenses

Above photo credited to Google In case you missed it, earlier this week Google announced that their X lab has been working on a glucose-monitoring contact lens. Certainly this kind of thing screams “it’s the future!” and it would be easy enough to dismiss as such, but Google has plenty of experience with this sort … Continued

Medicare’s EHR program…a win-win for all.

The WCA’s customized electronic health record (Provided by NetHealth) has received full certification as a Complete EHR(Electronic Health Record) by the Drummond Group, as an ONC-ATCB approved testing entity. By meeting the 2011/2012 criteria, our Electronic Medical Record system supports the Stage One Meaningful Use measures required for eligible providers to qualify for funding under … Continued

Cloud Wound Care

We recieved a call this week wanting a little more information about our company. The exact question was, “What the HE** is cloud wound care?” When we realized that our caller was actually from another wound care management company, we couldn’t help but laugh a little. Cloud wound care is an approach we have been … Continued

Wound Telemedicine

When you close your eyes and try to imagine health care of the future, what does it look like? For me the answer to that question was always a Jestons like TV screen where a doctor would immediately speak with me face to face, solve my problem, and have my medicine sent to me without … Continued

Wound Care EMR (Electronic Medical Record)

During SAWC in San Diego this past month, three initials came up in almost every discussion and lecture; E.M.R., or Electronic Medical Record. It is clear that with the increasing required documentation, that it has become difficult to meet the charting standards without  the assistance of an electronic format.  A new publication by HMP Communications; “Today’s … Continued

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