Improving Patient Transfers with Better Communication and Collaboration
A 2020 study by CRICO Strategies showed that one-third of malpractice claims were caused by a failure in healthcare communication. Gaps in communication are one of the biggest causes of delays in patient transfers – leading to delays in treatment...Read More »
4 Ways to Reduce Length of Stay with Clinical Communication and Collaboration
Length of stay (LOS) is one of the most critical measures of a healthcare facility's operational efficiency. As the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) notes, a longer length of stay can lead to a host of unwanted outcomes,...Read More »
Is Healthcare Fully Adopting Clinical Communication and Collaboration Platforms?
Look under the hood of many health systems, and you’ll discover a perplexing dichotomy – state-of-the-art medical equipment, highly-trained and dedicated staff, and advanced EHR systems tethered to inefficient clinical communication and collaboration tools and business processes. TigerConnect recently attended...Read More »
6+ Benefits of Effective Communication In Nursing
This post was originally published on August 29, 2018. The benefits of effective communication in nursing are often unseen and undervalued. Nurse communication is just as much an art as a science, where the art involves establishing a human connection...Read More »