Tag: Outside Help

Treat the cause

Treat the Cause of Your Sick Hospital

When a person says they are sick, doctors immediately ask what the symptoms are to assess the situation. Doctors need to be careful analyzing the pain since they know that sometimes the pain or discomfort is only a symptom and may not be the overall cause. My mother-in-law had severe back pain that after months…
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Hospital Doctor

Hospital Doctor

Most of us hate going to the doctor. We would rather try to diagnose what is wrong and fix it ourselves, rather than go through the time, hassle and expense of seeing a medical physician. And yet, sometimes seeing the Doctor can help prevent you from getting VERY sick. Bringing in a professional opinion has…
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Rugby Scrum

Football team trying to Play Rugby

Can you imagine what would happen if a championship football team were to play a star rugby team in a rugby match? Some of the tasks are the same so they should be able to dominate and win right? American Football is a complicated game. It requires good team work to win. But just because…
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Unique People – Medical Staff

Unique People need Unique Help

It takes a special type of person to work in the healthcare field. A strong dedication to the well-being of the patient is necessary to anyone working in the health care professions. There is no room for laziness or selfishness. Health care institutions have a special culture that requires constant energy and often personal sacrifice…
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Hospital Funding Cuts ≠ Prosperity

Hospitals Don’t Cut Their Way to Prosperity

When revenue starts to fall in a business we have a tendency to try to cut costs in an attempt to get things back on track. We assume there is fat in our staffing or that our trials and tribulations are due to some over bearing vendor taking advantage of us. Perhaps our utility costs…
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Asking for help button

Asking for Outside Help can be Scary

Admitting your healthcare organization needs help can be scary. Asking for outside help can be even more daunting. NewLight Healthcare understands this concern. When we are brought in by a facility in need of help we recognize that it is not easy to open your operations and processes up to an outsider. However, bringing in…
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Turn the Ship

Turn the Ship

Just because a ship is headed in the wrong direction doesn’t mean it’s the captain’s fault. It may be the navigator, or perhaps the crew member who has made the mistake. It may be the outside currents that require a different tack. Making a snap judgement to replace the captain rarely results in a positive…
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Extra Set of Hands and Eyes

Extra Set of Hands and Eyes can get you There

Every business struggles. If it was easy, everyone would be doing it. NewLight Healthcare knows that hospitals and other health care facilities are no different. It doesn’t help that you have the added pressure of JCAHO and HIPAA regulations and other of the latest and newest requirements health care providers face when all you really…
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