News & Insights

Value-Based Purchasing is Here to Stay

Value-based purchasing is here, and it’s here to stay. While it is widely known that the US needs to control escalating healthcare costs, the payors are beginning to demand it. The key for providers is to step away from day-to-day operations and think completely outside of the box to redesign their care processes. As a […]

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A Six Sigma Black Belt Approach to Chronic Disease Management

Managing chronic disease is one of the greatest clinical and financial opportunities in post-acute care today. COMS Interactive President and Chief Operating Officer, Bill Stuart, has zeroed in on this opportunity – and he’s applying his Six Sigma Black Belt to solve the problem. Most people have heard of Six Sigma as it relates to […]

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COMS Gives Back for Mardi Gras

In 2017, COMS introduced COMS Gives Back. The program allows employees the opportunity to volunteer their time giving back to their local communities. For Mardi Gras, some COMS’ employees spent their lunch with a local rehabilitation center, The Oaks at Brecksville. The COMS’ employees teamed up with Residents to create masks for their party later […]

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Heart Failure Projected to Increase Dramatically

As you move forward with building your Clinical Operations, how will you put systems in place to assist your nursing staff with proactive management of chronic conditions like diabetes and obesity? Your financial success will depend on your ability to demonstrate improved outcomes through more effective clinical management of chronic conditions. – Jim Riemenschneider, Founder […]

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COMS Interactive Releases an Enhanced Design

COMS Interactive Releases an Enhanced Design, Skilled Nursing Facilities Already Seeing Value Broadview Heights, Ohio – February 2, 2017 – COMS Interactive, the clinical care and quality improvement leader in the senior care market, released a new assessment design and usability enhancements that are continuing their mission to improve nursing workflow. Bill Stuart, President and […]

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Keys to a Successful Implementation

Keys to a Successful Implementation Christie LaPlant, RN, BSN Director of Implementation, COMS Interactive “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.”-Socrates In the everchanging world of healthcare, regardless if you are the Administrator, Director of Nursing, or staff nurse, you have […]

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AHT & COMS, Beyond Words

American HealthTech President, Teresa Chase, talks with both Bill Stuart, President and COO, and Jim Riemenschneider, Founder, of COMS about the importance of improving bedside care. Click here to see the full video.

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COMS Season of Giving

COMS Season of Giving Part of the 2016 Holiday Season at COMS includes a half day for everyone to volunteer time in their local communities. A group of Broadview Heights employees gathered at a local food bank on Monday, December 5 to help sort food. Employees representing IT to Marketing, and the President of COMS […]

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Managing Complex Care with PointClickCare & COMS

PointClickCare has partnered with COMS Interactive to connect your care. COMS’ 58 Disease Care Guides feed Standards of Care, with clinical intelligence engines to manage multiple comorbidities and chronic diseases, in real-time, while continuously updating a resident’s Care Plan. Click here to read more about managing complex care with PCC & COMS.

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White Oak Wins with Dramatic Reduction in Rehospitalization Rates

Through using COMS, the combination of reduced rehospitalization rate and improved relationships with referring hospitals has proven powerful for White Oak. Our biggest reason for getting COMS was to look at our return-to-hospital rates and narrow down the culprits behind them.” Click here to read the full Customer Profile.

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