They collaborated with Proventix, a technology company that had recently developed a method of monitoring hand hygiene compliance. ... Based on the results, Princeton Baptist expanded the technology from the post-surgical unit to other parts of the
These observations suggest that preventing an oversupply of beds and technology may be key to controlling growth of use (and costs) in the face of coverage expansions.
Lin said. Things you shouldn't do in front of patients include complaining about technology, he added. ... Cloud-based technology is not yet considered mature for the healthcare vertical, said Dr.
Like Mayo, many medical centers are taking advantage of advances in technology to update their wayfinding systems and make it easier for visitors and staff to find their way around. ... Halstead. Physicians and other clinicians are often early adopters
While the majority of breaches compromised information that could lead to identity theft, only 2% of breaches, which affected 2.4 million patients, compromised sensitive medical information.
Using a handheld electronic device to capture procedure codes isn't new, but as the technology improves, the approach is becoming particularly appealing to hospitalists. ... Doctors whose compensation packages include incentive bonuses based on the
The statement suggests quality measures covering telestroke processes, outcomes, tissue-type plasminogen activator use, patient and provider satisfaction, and technology. ... The suggestions about possible measures cover processes, outcomes, tissue-type
The Safety Assurance Factors for EHR Resilience (SAFER) contingency planning guides are available free online from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. ... The National Institute of Standards and Technology in May
A similar survey was conducted previously by AmericanEHR Partners, a free online resource founded by ACP and Cientis Technologies to aid with the selection, implementation, and effective use of health information ... technology and electronic health
Technology will play an increasing role in predicting risk and progression of sepsis, noted Marin H. ... How such a system fits into a hospital's overall technology could be a sticking point, said Dr.