Quality and Safety

By 11:12 am November 08, 2016
Nurses face physical challenges in their daily work. While technology should streamline their work, oftentimes it is the source of problems that impact their health. Clinical design & ergonomic principles can alleviate many of these issues.
By 11:02 am November 08, 2016
Nurses face three challenges that prevent them from spending more time with patients.
By 05:22 pm September 27, 2016
This cyber security report depicts serious data breaches, major attacks and new vulnerability reports throughout the past year, based on sophisticated analytics tools actively monitoring Healthcare and other highly affected industries.
By 11:00 am August 04, 2016
Organizations are facing challenges to support outcome based medicine initiatives while simultaneously trying to cope with “the information generation” that wants healthcare at the speed of now.  Healthcare IT must transform either through evolution or innovation to help meet their organizational business imperatives, expectatio
By Healthcare IT News 10:28 am November 13, 2015
In many ways, bring your own device (BYOD) sounds good to healthcare leaders. It can improve productivity, optimize practitioners' time and even reduce capital expenditures. But there's a flip side to BYOD that often sends shudders down the spines of healthcare IT executives and hospital administrators: As BYOD usage increases, so can security...
By Healthcare IT News 12:46 pm July 30, 2015
Infection control is one of many areas in which risk assessment, teamwork and communication come together in healthcare. This doctor-authored abstract shows how communications solutions that interface with a variety of technology systems can help individual patients heal, prevent the spread of disease to other patients and caregivers, and maintain...
By Healthcare IT News 02:33 pm April 21, 2015
We asked the hospital community if and how they are using advanced predictive modeling to support their clinical and operational goals. This infographic is a summary of what we found out.
By Healthcare IT News 04:24 pm February 25, 2015
The modern BCDR discipline presents exceptional opportunities to increase efficiency, lower costs, and reduce risk. For IT organizations contemplating a makeover of their BCDR operations, this whitepaper reviews key principles and practices that should be factored into go-forward plans. A BCDR plan must be a living, breathing strategy that is...
By Healthcare IT News 04:30 pm November 12, 2014
From changing reimbursement models to an increasingly empowered patient base, the pressure is on hospitals to make better use of their data. But how to turn ever-expanding volumes of data into actionable insight? Download this whitepaper to learn more about how to take control of your data and take advantage of its potential with these four trends...
By Healthcare IT News 01:35 pm May 19, 2014
Is inefficient patient flow distressing your bottom-line and quality of care? Discover how Beaufort Memorial Hospital improved its patient flow and impacted its bottom-line. In this whitepaper, we discuss key industry issues such as 30-day readmissions, reimbursements, The Joint Commission’s patient-flow requirements, and more. We will review...

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