TORONTO and SAN FRANCISCO -September 2, 2014-InterHealth Canada Ltd., a global healthcare management firm, and RGP Healthcare™, a division of Resources Global Professionals (NASDAQ: RECN), today jointly announced that InterHealth Canada plans to implement Pavisse™, a cutting-edge electronic incident management system, at its hospitals in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI Hospitals).
Pavisse will be deployed at both Cheshire Hall Medical Centre and Cockburn Town Medical Centre to manage incidents across the entire organization. Pavisse, developed by RGP Healthcare, is a new comprehensive incident management solution designed to help patient-care facilities manage patient safety, patient privacy and other compliance-related functions across the enterprise.
"We selected Pavisse because we are dedicated to providing world-class care for our patients," said Jill Magri, Chief Executive Officer of TCI Hospitals. "Pavisse will help us better track and manage incidents, develop corrective action plans, determine the root cause of incidents, conduct peer reviews and perform audits. All of these activities will help us enhance the quality of care provided to our patients."
Said RGP Healthcare President Radgia Cook: "TCI Hospitals is groundbreaking for state-of-the-art, on-island healthcare. We are delighted and honored that they chose Pavisse to help them continue to provide the very best health services for their patients on the islands.
About InterHealth Canada (IHC)
InterHealth Canada is a global healthcare management firm that specializes in the development and management of healthcare facilities. Established in 1994 for the purpose of exporting Canada's intellectual and management expertise in healthcare to the international market, IHC brings clients the internationally-recognized quality and efficiency of the Canadian healthcare system. IHC works closely with both private and government organizations and is committed to delivering high-quality patient care that meets international standards.
About TCI Hospitals
InterHealth Canada developed, constructed and currently operates a hospital at two locations in the Turks and Caicos Islands. These facilities, Cheshire Hall Medical Centre on the island of Providenciales and Cockburn Town Medical Centre on the island of Grand Turk, both opened in 2010, were a milestone development for on-island health services and represented the first public-private partnership of its kind in the region. The hospitals include three Operating Theatres, Diagnostic Imaging including an MRI and CT scanner, LDRP Maternity Suites, two Dialysis Centres, Pathology, Physiotherapy, and Dentistry. The hospitals also have visiting doctors programs for cardiology, neurology, urology, nephrology, ENT, ophthalmology, orthopedics and reconstructive (cosmetic) surgery. TCI Hospitals received Diamond Level accreditation from Accreditation Canada International in 2012.
A highly affordable and effective incident management system, Pavisse™ has the unique ability to capture incident data and provide required reports to multiple patient safety organizations (PSO) and state agencies on-demand or via a set scheduling process that includes quarterly and annual report capabilities. Healthcare organizations (HCOs) can customize workflow, data collection, analysis and reporting to meet specific needs without the need for complex data transformations or double data-entry. Content-driven, Pavisse can be easily applied to potentially any type of incident management workflow. Innovative reporting capabilities provide executive dashboard overview and monitoring as well as unparalleled internal benchmarking and Pareto graphing for easy-to-understand outcomes and problem area identification. Dynamic automated workflow provides unique issue audit and corrective action plan capabilities, and the CAP Toolkit includes an extensive online archive of global best practices. Learn more at www.pavisse.com
About RGP Healthcare
Headquartered in San Francisco, RGP Healthcare, the healthcare division of Resources Global Professionals, was created to meet the growing needs of the healthcare sector. Its consultants have deep industry knowledge and experience in a variety of disciplines, particularly patient safety, incident management, and remediation. Other specialty areas include sentinel event analysis, management of hospital readmissions, regulatory and HIPAA compliance, ICD-10 education, revenue cycle management, and other professional services that support and enhance the strategic initiatives of healthcare organizations of any type, including acute and long-term care providers.
RGP, the operating subsidiary of Resources Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: RECN), is a multinational professional services firm that helps business leaders execute internal initiatives. Partnering with business leaders, we drive internal change across all parts of a global enterprise - accounting, finance, risk management and internal audit, corporate advisory, strategic communications and restructuring, information management, human capital, supply chain management, healthcare solutions, and legal and regulatory services.
RGP was founded in 1996 within a Big Four accounting firm. Today, we are a publicly traded company with over 3,100 professionals, annually serving over 1,800 clients around the world from 68 practice offices.
Headquartered in Irvine, California, RGP has served 87 of the Fortune 100 companies.
The Company is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, the exchange's highest tier by listing standards. More information about RGP is available at http://www.RGP.com.
RGP/Wendy Tanaka, Sitrick And Company, (415) 369-8447
Contact for InterHealth/TCI, Takara Bain, (649) 232-5497