As a manager, you have years of experience with business writing, but, it is still easy fall into some common word traps. Take the words "who" and "whom." Many times "whom" is grammatically correct, but business people choose not to use it because it sounds pretentious. So they use "who." Then they sound unprofessional.
The delivery of medically necessary therapy services continues to be a challenge for all rehab providers and therapists. In recent years, Medicare changed the rules for Part B therapy reimbursement, applying an improvement standard to prevent residents from receiving unnecessary skilled therapy.
You might think of Prevnar 13 as a childhood vaccine, but it is also FDA-approved for use in adults 50 years of age and older. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends the following use of Prevnar 13, in addition to Pneumovax 23, in adults 65 years of age and older.
New packaging will increase med pass efficiency for skilled-nursing and AL communities with nurse administration
In early February, Symbria Rx Services will be rolling out new Opti-Pak packaging and labels for oral solid PRN tablet- and capsule-based medications that we deliver to skilled-nursing communities and assisted-living communities with nurse administration. Opti-Pak is a disposable, compliance-packaging system that uses blister cards and is compatible with medication-cart drawers.
If you're tired of dealing with traditional paper checks and don't have a bank account that you can use to receive direct deposit of your pay, here's great news! As part of the rollout of our new ExponentHR system, all employees will have access to the Skylight® PayOptionsTM Program. This program, which provides access to your paycheck via a convenient debit card, is a great alternative to printed paychecks.
On November 20, 2014, Symbria hosted our 2014 All-Staff Town Hall Meeting that focused on Why We Work. This year's Town Hall Meeting presentations examined all that we do through the lens of how each of our businesses – and through them, each of our employees – provides benefit to the resident.
The holiday season often brings unwelcome guests — stress and depression. And it's no wonder. The holidays present a dizzying array of demands — parties, shopping, baking, cleaning, and entertaining, to name just a few.
But with some practical tips, you can minimize the stress that accompanies the holidays. You may even end up enjoying the holidays more than you thought you would.