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Verge Health Partners with MG Select to Help Healthcare Organizations Migrate to More Comprehensive Platform for Risk Management

MG Select’s Implementation and Migration Services Align with the Converge Platform for Patient Safety, Credentialing, and Accreditation Verge Health, the industry’s leading risk management software provider for hospitals and health systems, and MG Select, a healthcare IT professional services firm, have forged an exclusive partnership to help transition prospective Verge customers to their patient safety,

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LEADER DIALOGUE: Verge Health, Safety First

Verge Health CEO Dr. Mark Crockett discusses the criticality of prioritizing patient safety in today’s healthcare market, and how the age of consumerism forces combine to benefit patients, by aligning incentives of provider and insurers to do what is best for the consumer (fee for value).  Dr. Crockett and Lisa Counsell, Verge Health’s VP, share their

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Verge Health: A GRC Model for Healthcare Industry That Works

At Verge Health, we make achieving and sustaining high reliability possible Amidst the numerous and evolving compliance challenges in the healthcare industry, there is a clear need to entrench a governance and risk management system that operates in a coordinated and systematic fashion following processes gleaned from other high-risk industries like nuclear power and the

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Expedite the journey to high reliability: Leverage technology to optimize the credentialing and privileging process

How Visibility and Connectivity Improve Patient Safety, Patient and Provider Satisfaction, Hospital Reputation, and the Bottom Line Written by Mark Crockett, CEO, Verge Health One in every 10 deaths in the U.S. can now be attributed to medical error, with only heart disease and cancer taking more lives.1 The estimated cost of these errors is

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Link to post: The transition from survey-ready to patient-ready

The transition from survey-ready to patient-ready

Written by Mark Crockett, CEO, Verge Health Real healthcare transformation for the patient’s sake True healthcare transformation is happening, and I’m lucky enough to get to see it happening on a daily basis. Recently, I had the privilege of spending time at Methodist Dallas Medical Center, one of 10 hospitals in the Methodist Health System.

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Link to post: HOSPITAL SURVEYS: Technology Tools Can Improve Preparedness and Outcomes

HOSPITAL SURVEYS: Technology Tools Can Improve Preparedness and Outcomes

Written by Faith Knight Today’s hospitals must comply with numerous federal and state regulations as well as standards from a variety of additional accrediting entities. A regulatory audit requires a large amount of documentation, which may take hospital employees hours and hours to compile. Most hospitals have moved toward the use of electronic document management

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Link to post: Readers Write: Value-Based Healthcare Drives “Left of Bang” Approach for Risk Management and Compliance

Readers Write: Value-Based Healthcare Drives “Left of Bang” Approach for Risk Management and Compliance

By Mark Crockett, MD, CEO, Verge Solutions Value-Based Healthcare Drives “Left of Bang” Approach for Risk Management and Compliance In 2007, the Marine Corps deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan had a problem: how to identify an enemy that blended in with the population. They developed a behavioral approach to helping teams sharpen their tactical awareness

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Link to post: The one thing every healthcare organization needs but doesn’t have

The one thing every healthcare organization needs but doesn’t have

Written by Mark Crockett, CEO Verge Health GRC Adoption Helps Bring Down Silos, Establish True Culture of Safety and Reliability The outrage over United Airlines forcible removal of a passenger, and the company’s clumsy response, shows how vulnerable even the largest organizations are when company policies fail to adapt to an emerging crisis. Reputations are

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