Accuracy: Precise documentation means fewer medical errors, resulting in healthier students who are able to attend more classes and learn at a higher rate. SNAP Health Center eliminates redundant data entry and utilizes a point-and-click interface to make documentation easy, consistent and precise. In a 2011 survey, more than 99% of SNAP users reported passing state immunization audits with flying colors.
Meaningful Use: Data that was formerly inconsistent and too overwhelming to analyze is now delivered in a clinically useful format. With SNAP Health Center, nurses are able to deliver health care in a more efficient, safe and cost effective way. Automatic BMI charting, concussion evaluation, peak flow, and diabetic tracking provide extensive insight into the health of the school district. With immediate access to patient data, practicing preventive care becomes more attainable.
Communications: SNAP Health Center facilitates high-level communication with district staff, parents and outside providers to produce more effective results. The SNAP Health Portal streamlines communication with parents while dramatically reducing workload. Simply emailing letters can increase referral completion rates by over 40%. Sharing real-time health trends with state DPH allows nurses to play a key role in tracking trends such as influenza-like illnesses, acute gastrointestinal incidences and potential cases of bioterrorism.
Efficiency: A well-designed EHR allows nurses to spend between 15-26% more time caring for students. With the click of a button, cut screening completion time in half by group processing results and form letters.The intuitive design and customized work flow expedite documentation and promote accuracy.
Cost Savings: A well-thought out EHR system quickly pays for itself in the first year of implementation. Start reducing costs immediately by eliminating printing, mailing and office supply costs. Continue to save by submitting for Medicaid reimbursement through the clearinghouse of your choice.
Data Security: SNAP Health Center maintains the highest security standards. FERPA and HIPAA compliance ensure data remains secure and protected. To protect from legal ramifications, access to data is controlled by PINs and a behind- the-scenes audit trail.