The American Hospital Association (AHA) has extended its exclusive endorsement of NAVEX Global’sPolicy and Procedure Management Software & Services. Following the AHA Signature Due Diligence Process™, AHA Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of the AHA, awards the AHA Endorsement to products and services that help member hospitals and health care organizations achieve operational excellence.
Keeping hospital policies and procedures up to date and easy to locate requires an efficient system to manage these critical documents and attendant processes.
“Organizations with fully developed, Joint Commission-compliant policies and procedures stand to improve patient care, employee performance and overall operational effectiveness,” said Anthony Burke, president and CEO, AHA Solutions, Inc. “The NAVEX Global solution has earned the continued
AHA Endorsement by demonstrating it provides a consistent, efficient and cost-effective method for managing policies that is designed specifically to address the complex compliance environment of hospitals. NAVEX Global offers a deep knowledge of and a proven commitment to the health care field.”
With NAVEX Global’s PolicyTech policy and procedure management solution, administrators can easily assign authority and responsibilities, control the content and look of each document and determine the frequency of communications and reminders — all with a click of a button. Because best practices are embedded in the solution, authors fill out documents correctly. A fully automated review-and-approval process follows. The automated management system frees human resources and compliance staff for core business activities, while instilling confidence in the organization’s regulatory compliance.
“The rapid and profound changes taking place in the health care sector have made the need for an efficient method of managing policies an absolute imperative,” said Shanti Atkins, president and chief strategy officer of NAVEX Global. “Hospitals and other health care organizations are faced with growing management challenges and we are committed to developing the products and services that help them achieve the operational excellence and ultimately ensure higher quality patient care. We are proud to have the continued endorsement of the AHA, and the recognition it represents of NAVEX Global’s ongoing commitment to providing innovative solutions to health care industry challenges.”
About the AHA
The American Hospital Association (AHA) is a not-for-profit association of health care provider organizations and individuals that are committed to the improvement of health in their communities. The AHA is the national advocate for its members, who include nearly 5,000 member hospitals, health systems and other health care organizations and 43,000 individual members. Founded in 1898, the AHA provides education for health care leaders and is a source of information on health care issues and trends. Visitwww.aha.org to learn more.
About AHA Solutions
AHA Solutions, Inc. is a resource to hospitals pursuing operational excellence. As a subsidiary of theAHA, AHA Solutions collaborates with hospital leaders to identify key challenges the field faces. After conducting the proprietary AHA Signature Due Diligence Process™, we award the exclusive AHA Endorsement. As an AHA member service, AHA Solutions provides access to content experts and education to support product decision making, and convenes people with like interests for knowledge sharing that is centered on timely information and research.
AHA Solutions is proud to reinvest its profits in the AHA Mission: To advance the health of individuals and communities. For more information, contact AHA Solutions at 800.242.4677 or visit www.aha-solutions.org.
About NAVEX Global
NAVEX Global helps protect your people, reputation and bottom line through a comprehensive suite of ethics and compliance software, content and services. The trusted global expert for more than 8,000 clients in 200+ countries, our solutions are informed by the largest ethics and compliance community in the world. More information can be found at www.navexglobal.com.
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