Ortivus Announces New Webinar Project with ISP
Ortivus is pleased to announce a new project and partnership with Todd Hatley, of Integral Performance Solutions (IPS), which will provide EMS educational webinars to the EMS Industry in a convenient online format, at no cost. Todd Hatley''s background includes clinical practice in rural, urban and air medical environments as well as healthcare training, performance improvement and administrative positions. His formal education includes an Associates degree in Emergency Medical Services (EMS), a Bachelors degree in Business Administration, and dual Masters degrees in Business Administration and Healthcare Administration. Todd is frequently requested to speak at conferences such as the Amercian Ambulance Association''s Annual Conference and many others across the country.
On August 27th at 2 pm Eastern Time, Todd will present his popular presentation, Error Proofing Your EMS Service, which he presented at the Amercian Ambulance Association''s Annual Conference in Las Vegas in 2007. Ortivus will be hosting the webinar presentation and offering it free of charge to the EMS industry. In today''s business environment of increasing efficiency, saving time and reducing costs, the online webinar format offers organizations an excellent method of obtaining information and training without the travel time, expense and time out of the office.
Overview of Presentation: August 27, 2008: 2 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
It is estimated that over 195,000 deaths each year are the result of medical errors. Unfortunately, there is little data to reflect the number of errors that take place in the out-of-hospital care environment. In this session, Todd will present a new error proofing model that integrates the three most important error proofing task:
* Identifying potential causes of errors
* Generation of potential solutions
* Prioritization and selection of error proofing solutions
Ortivus prides itself in being a partner, not just a software supplier, to their customers. In keeping with this vision, Ortivus’ partnership with Todd Hatley and other industry educators provides our respective clients with easier means to stay in compliance with ever increasing state and federal regulations, as well as being informed about helpful business practices in the billing/EMS industry.