Nurse Call Software & the Digitalization of Point of Care Workflow
Hardware-Based Nurse Call - A Race to the Bottom As hospitals and health systems have embraced digital transformation across their technology footprint, IT and clinical leaders face the challenge of upgrading their legacy clinical systems. However, adapting these solutions is...Read More »
Can Implementing new healthcare collaboration tools improve patient care and reduce costs?
Can you imagine using a pager instead of a smartphone in your daily life? When was the last time you used a fax machine? Countless hospitals and healthcare systems use these types of antiquated tools to communicate. Sounds crazy, right?...Read More »
Mitigating EMTALA Risk During the Pandemic, and Beyond
The COVID-19 pandemic created chaos in emergency departments (EDs) across the United States in early 2020. Despite a relaxation of Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) guidelines, which require stabilization and treatments for anyone arriving at a dedicated ED,...Read More »
What Clinical Communication Platforms Can and Can’t Do
Clinical communication refers to the manner in which patient information is shared in a healthcare setting. There are many different methods — from email to phone calls to in-person meetings. When a patient’s care is transferred to another team or...Read More »