With advancements in technology playing a significant part in innovating the healthcare industry, it is also important to utilize other digital resources like social media in order to develop an effective business strategy that not only helps you promote your brand but encourages engagement between you, your followers and those you follow. Whether your goal is to increase awareness and educate or to advertise and improve revenue, all of these tactics involve understanding the 5 best practices that can help your business properly establish and benefit from an online presence.
As part of National Men’s Health Week, the Men’s Health Network (MHN) is dedicated to provide medical screenings and educational resources for males of all ages. With these efforts, the MHN hopes to raise awareness and prioritize men’s health as a family issue. However, while a majority of men’s health problems involve physical diseases that can be preventable, it is also important to recognize the significance of mental health initiatives for men as well.
With today marking the beginning of National Men’s Health Week, we saw it fitting to do a small series of blogs dedicated to both the physical and mental wellbeing of males. From sons and fathers to brothers and friends, men play a significant role in everyone’s lives and it is important to recognize that their health is a priority. “Recognizing and preventing men’s health problems is not just a man’s issue. Because of its impact on wives, mothers, daughters and sisters, men’s health is truly a family issue.” Congressman Bill Richardson (Congressional Record, H3905-H3906, May 24, 1994).
Sponsored by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), this Saturday, June 13, 2020 is National Family Health & Fitness Day. Not to be confused with National Fitness Day which is in late September, June 13th is a day aimed to encourage families to actively pursue complete body wellness as well as to promote the benefits of parks and recreation within communities. While there are some limitations this year due to COVID-19, here at Raintree, we acknowledge the significance of the NRPA’s mission and encourage you, now more than ever, to recognize the importance of keeping our local communities healthy.
Even though the majority of the world has been closed for business, the healthcare industry has had to adapt and overcome the new challenges of providing alternative methods of patient care via telehealth. Now that society is entering the beginning stages of reopening, we wanted to make sure that our clients, from larger, enterprise level rehab facilities and behavioral health agencies to small therapy practices and specialty market clinics, that you are prepared to reopen your business to the public more effectively and efficiently than ever before. Below are the “4 C’s” we advise you to follow in order to best sustain a safe and healthy practice.
As May is National Mental Health Month, it is important to recognize the personal wellness and stability of your employees by making efforts to promote a happy, healthy workforce. To do this, here are some ways that can help you foster a virtual company culture that keeps your employees personally engaged and professionally productive.
While all of us are trying our best to make the most of being in quarantine, it is important to remember that social distancing is NOT social isolation. Face to face interactions, even if they are virtually through a screen, are vital to the development and personal health of anyone. Here at Raintree, we care about your wellbeing and want you to stay connected to friends, family and yourself during this time of staying home, so we have provided a list of digital resources that make it easy and fun to continue communicating and participating in engaging activities.
It has been proven that hand washing is an essential part of daily hygiene and now even more so during the CoronaVirus, the practice of effectively washing your hands has never been so crucial to stopping the spread of germs and bacteria. Not only is it important to keep your hands clean but it is also important to remind others to wash their hands properly and often.
The global spread of COVID-19 has caused many businesses to evaluate the feasibility of enforcing their staff to work from home. Fortunately, Raintree has maintained a remote staff for well over a decade. We wanted to share with you some of the best practices that we have adopted over the years that have helped effectively promote a productive remote working environment for our employees.