Resources and Information
This page contains all documents and forms released by VGM Group, Inc. to help members continue to operate their business during the coronavirus pandemic.
VGM Offerings, Services, and Resources
Vendor Partner Solutions
Systems to Work from Home While Remaining HIPAA-Compliant
VGM Forbin is passing along these savings from software partners and minimizing setup costs for all VGM members in an effort to help members continue to keep serving patients during this period of social distancing.
Here are the systems that will provide the most impact for remote work while remaining secure and HIPAA-compliant:
Telehealth - RingCentral
Here is a great blog on telehealth and how RingCentral can help. Reach out to Forbin to help you set up your account.
Remote Work Software - Continuum – LogMeIn Pro
Remote to work computer, HIPAA-compliant, no VPN (virtual private network) required, quick response time, can be used with home computer. Monthly $35/computer & full organization setup of $100. Offer expires 04/17/2020.
Remote Phone/Video Calling - RingCentral – Premium
Remotely manage calls, team chat, audio meetings, video conferencing, fax, call recording, voicemail to text from home. 3 months free for all qualified healthcare companies & full setup for $125/hr. Offer expires 04/17/2020.
Remote Office File Sharing - Office 365
Remotely access Outlook, Word, Excel, OneNote, SharePoint, Teams, secure file sharing. 15% off setup and migration cost & 5% off qualifying Microsoft licensing with 12-month commitment. Offer expires 04/17/2020.
No matter what the next few weeks or months bring, the VGM Forbin team is ready to help VGM members get connected to the systems needed to communicate effectively with their patients and staff from anywhere.
If you would like to explore these options for your business, email [email protected] to schedule a quick consultation or call 877-592-9125. You can also check out their blog!
Marketing and Printing Discounts
In an effort to support our Members’ ability to be a continued source of compassionate service in their communities, Strategic Imaging and VGM’s OTS Marketing is offering 15% off all our print marketing: guides, catalogs, brochures, direct mail, targeted postcards, letter communication, promotional and apparel items, and more. If you would like to explore this option for your business, Contact Mary at 888.875.7707, [email protected].
or visit our website at www.strategic-imaging.com and see our apparel and promotional offerings by clicking on the Custom Branding tab.”
VGM Education Course Offerings
DMGT041 - Coronavirus (COVID-19)
VGM Education has added a COVID-19 specific course to their learning management system. This course provides health care workers with both individual and workplace practices to help prevent the spread of transmission and ultimately keep patients, team members and the public safe. Click here to learn more.
Current subscribers have access to this course simply by logging in to the system as usual.
INF002 – Standard Precautions and Infection Control
Offering access to course INF002 – Standard Precautions and Infection Control at a discounted price of $34 through VGM Education. Current subscribers have access to this course simply by logging in to the system as usual.
This course can be completed in 30 minutes and covers topics such as proper handwashing techniques, clean vs. dirty supplies and how to handle each, proper disposal of contaminated materials, transmission-based precautions, communicable diseases, contact precautions, and airborne and droplet precautions to name a few.
Call VGM Education at 866-227-8171 or email [email protected] with questions specific to the course.
COVID-19 Response from Vendor Partners
- Philips Respironics
- VGM Financial