Calabasas, Calif. (PRWEB) August 9, 2007
RES-Q® Healthcare Systems announced that Bon Secours New York Health System has selected RES-Q® Labor Resource Management to automate staffing and scheduling at Schervier Nursing Care Center, its 364-bed skilled nursing facility in Riverdale, N.Y. The RES-Q software produces clinically sound, skill-matched and financially optimized staffing in efficient schedules.
"We wanted a software solution to improve efficiency and manage the complexity of ensuring that we schedule nurses with the correct skill sets, credentials and certifications. That way, we know we are providing the most appropriate, high-quality care," said Manny Amaez, executive director, Bon Secours Northeast Data Center, Bon Secours New York Health System. " We took a year to evaluate various staffing and scheduling systems and chose RES-Q Labor Resource Management because of its full-featured functionality and ease of use."
About Bon Secours New York Health System
Bon Secours New York Health System (BSNYHS) provides skilled nursing care at Schervier Nursing Care Center, inpatient rehabilitation through the renowned Burke at Schervier Short-Term Rehabilitation Program, comprehensive home care services, and independent living for seniors and disabled persons. Since 1938, Schervier Nursing Care Center, a 364-bed skilled nursing care facility, has provided its residents the highest level of compassionate care in an enriched environment. BSNYHS serves nursing home residents with private and semi-private suites, indoor and outdoor gardens and a newly renovated community hall on a beautiful, nine-acre campus overlooking the Hudson River in Riverdale, N.Y., located just south of Yonkers, N.Y. and minutes from Manhattan. BSNYHS also includes the Interfaith Caregivers' Volunteer Program, which provides support to homebound older persons so they can continue to live independently, and Buena Ayuda Para Personas de Edad, a bilingual senior information and referral center located in the South Bronx. Detailed information is available at http://www.scherviercares.org.
About RES-Q® Healthcare Systems
Since 1979, RES-Q® Healthcare Systems (Calabasas, Calif.) has pursued one mission: advancing resource management and scheduling software for hospitals. RES-Q® Labor Resource Management produces clinically sound, skill-matched, financially optimized, and productive staffing in schedules that account for staff preferences. RES-Q® Perioperative Resource Management reviews and verifies surgeon needs and preferences, personnel and equipment requirements, supply lists and inventory, and operating room availability and then establishes surgery schedules that minimize conflicts and maximize productivity. RES-Q's management team, with an average of 15 years with the company and decades of front-line experience in hospital administration, helps hospitals set their schedules for today and set course for success tomorrow. For more information, call (800) 572-1911 or visit http://www.res-q.com.
Note to Editors
RES-Q Healthcare Systems will demonstrate its resource management and scheduling software at the Nursing Management Congress 2007, September 16-19, 2007, Booth #416, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Chicago, Ill. and at Managing Today's OR Suite (MTORS), October 3-5, 2007, Booth #600, Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, Calif.