The “Halo Effect” for Healthcare Workers

The “Halo Effect” for Healthcare Workers

April 6, 2021Articles

Some of you may be old enough to remember how people felt about Firemen and Policemen after 9/11. They were national heroes, rightfully so. People were saying “thank you” whenever they saw these heroes in person. Families were writing them personal letters or baking them chocolate chip cookies, even if they had nothing to do … Read More

Why Your Facility Needs A Risk Prevention Strategy

Why Your Facility Needs A Risk Prevention Strategy

March 11, 2021Articles

When you think about healthcare risk, what comes to mind; a mistake, an accident, patient harm or even death? We want to challenge the way you think about risk and shift the focus from harm to ‘prevention’. Even though we know challenging situations may occur, building an effective risk strategy for your organization is perhaps … Read More

COVID-19 Update for HWCF Members

COVID-19 Update for HWCF Members

February 24, 2021Resources

Thank you for your continued efforts to keep Alabama healthy in the midst of the ongoing pandemic. We appreciate the heroic efforts made by our Fund Members and their employees. The Healthcare Workers’ Compensation Fund (HWCF) remains committed to promptly processing claims, providing timely benefits and quickly responding to your inquiries. We consider it a … Read More

2021 Grant Program

2021 Grant Program

February 17, 2021Uncategorized

Have you identified a risk in your facility that places staff in jeopardy of injury? Would it be helpful to have funding to mitigate that risk? If the answer is YES, then consider applying for the Healthcare Workers’ Compensation Fund (HWCF) annual Grant Program.  HWCF is launching its fourth year and has awarded over $121K … Read More

COVID-19 Documentation Language

COVID-19 Documentation Language

January 6, 2021Uncategorized

The Inspirien Team has been working collaboratively with the Alabama Hospital Association and other associations, along with expert legal counsel to protect the long term interest of our insureds, as well as all Alabama hospitals and healthcare facilities. Unfortunately, there are those that could be looking to capitalize on this crisis in terms of filing … Read More

Inspirien’s Top 10 List for 2020

Inspirien’s Top 10 List for 2020

December 22, 2020Uncategorized

This has been a strange and challenging year for all.  So, we thought you might be interested in hearing about the ways Inspirien is continuing to overcome, even during this most unusual time. In the spirit of “Auld Lang Syne”, we want to share the highlights that topped our 2020 chart. 10. Culture – Continued … Read More

Healthcare Cyberattacks Likely to Triple in 2021

Healthcare Cyberattacks Likely to Triple in 2021

December 4, 2020Articles

According to Black Book Research, data-rich patient files, lack of cybersecurity protocols, and outdated IT systems have influenced increased cyber threats against organizations in the healthcare and public health sectors. Black Book Market Research LLC surveyed 2,464 security professionals from 705 provider organizations for deficiencies, vulnerabilities, and gaps in cybersecurity plans for its November State … Read More