It comes down to Senior Care facilities being empowered to deliver compliance and safety resources to benefit their residents and staff.
Oakland, CA (PRWEB) December 29, 2014
Succeed Management Solutions is pleased to announce an agreement to partner with Geriatric Healthcare Consultants (GHC) of Oakland, CA, an organization that provides consultation services and training programs to the Long Term Care industry. GHC is one of the largest consulting groups of its kind and supports several hundred nursing facilities in the United States.
Succeed is a leading provider of web-based Enterprise Risk Management software and services. Succeed’s solutions provide organizations with the tools they need to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their risk management, loss control, employee training, and regulatory compliance efforts to foster a sustainable safety culture.
Succeed will launch a robust new platform designed exclusively for senior care providers called the Aging Services Rx™ Risk Management Center. Aging Services Rx will include a rich array of in-service training resources and best-practice policies and procedures developed by GHC based on their decades of work with senior care healthcare providers.
Succeed and GHC each have a deep understanding of best-practice approaches in their respective fields. Both organizations understand the particular exposures and the issues that long term care facilities face every day. Combining the resources of Succeed and GHC to provide a single holistic solution will assist managers and staff to deliver safe and effective care for residents.
Curt Shaw, CEO of Succeed, commented on the announcement: “We are looking forward to this partnership. Our objective is to deliver GHC’s expertise to a wide range of senior care facilities. It comes down to senior care facilities being empowered to deliver compliance and safety resources to benefit their residents and staff. We see this as an opportunity to further transform the industry’s attitude towards safety.”
Dr. Keith Savell, Executive Director of Geriatric Healthcare Consultants, concurred: “We share a commitment for innovation and providing the best resources to long term care facilities. It is our goal to be the single best consulting and training resource for dementia care and person-centered care within the long term care industry. Our focus is to enhance the quality of life of the residents we serve through best-practice staff training and the delivery of industry-leading operating systems.”
About Geriatric Healthcare Consultants
GHC was founded by Dr. Keith Savell, Ph.D. GHC provides dementia care, social service, and therapeutic recreation consultation to Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, and Dementia Care facilities. Dr. Savell also directs the Behavior Management Response Team, which assists skilled nursing facilities in their efforts to reduce and resolve acute dementia-based behavior problems among residents. As a dementia care specialist, Dr. Savell also provides dementia care training, environmental evaluation and consulting support to skilled nursing facilities and Alzheimer's care units. He has numerous publications within the areas of psychosocial assessment, gerontology, self-efficacy, self determination and psychological well-being, as well as collaborative research methodologies.
About Succeed Management Solutions, LLC
Succeed is the recognized leader in providing web-based Enterprise Risk Management solutions. Thousands of organizations use the Succeed Risk Management Center as a holistic solution to improve their risk management programs, implement web-accessible employee safety training programs, improve regulatory compliance, increase efficiencies, and lower the frequency and severity of claims and associated costs.
The Succeed Risk Management Center contains a suite of software applications that help manage claims and OSHA reporting (Incident Track™), behavior-based safety programs (BBS Track ™), hazard communication and Safety Data Sheets (SDS Track™), Return to Work programs (Job Description Track™), employee training (Training Track™), and third party insurance compliance (COI Track®). Succeed also offers other support services, such as managing Safety Data Sheets and creating custom training courses. To learn more, visit http://www.succeedms.com.