Top 5 Strategies for Reducing Alarm Fatigue in Hospitals

  • timothy-beglin

    Top 5 Strategies for Reducing Alarm Fatigue in Hospitals

    The relentless symphony of alarms in a healthcare setting can be overwhelming. Clinicians are bombarded by an average of more than 100 alarms per bed daily, and research suggests that 80-99% of these alarms are falsely activated due to human, technical, and...

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  • timothy-beglin

    Solving Alarm Management Complexities at Yale New Haven Hospital

    Care teams face constant pressure to deliver high-quality care. A significant hurdle in achieving this expectation is the overwhelming number of false alarms generated by patient monitoring equipment, which make up to 90% of all alarms in critical-care monitoring. These nonstop beeps...

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  • will-oconnor

    3 Benefits of Advanced Clinical Workflows in Alarm Management

    3 Benefits of Advanced Clinical Workflows in Alarm Management

    In our previous post, How Alarm Management Brings Additional Value to Your EHR, we explored how TigerConnect Alarm Management & Event Notification brings value to your EHR without disrupting existing clinical systems. Now, let’s examine how integrating alarm management and...

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  • ricardo-estrada

    The CNO’s Guide to Alarm Management & Event Notification 

    When it comes to the hospital environment, nurses have their hands full. They manage intake, monitor patients, administer medication, coordinate and deliver care, maintain records, and when there’s a crisis – nurses are on the front lines. There’s no question...

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  • will-oconnor

    How Alarm Management Brings Additional Value to Your EHR

    Integrating Alarm Management with your EHR

    EHRs have become the gold standard digital repository for managing patient histories, demographics, diagnoses, progress notes, vaccinations, medications, and more. These vital systems play a crucial role in clinical decision-making and help reduce medical errors by improving the accuracy of...

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  • cheryl

    Alleviating Burnout with Modern Technology and Workflows

    Alleviating Burnout with Modern Technology and Workflows

    Long shifts, the pressure to make quick decisions, and emotional and physical demands are part of a typical workday in nursing. Communication is often fragmented, with many healthcare organizations relying heavily on landline phones, fax machines, and pagers. Over time,...

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  • julie

    How TigerConnect Brings Alarm Management to the Cloud

    How TigerConnect Brings Alarm Management to the Cloud

    As healthcare undergoes unprecedented transformation, demands for more robust health information technology (IT) solutions are taking center stage. Recent market data reveals health IT is growing, with projected global market size of $829.2 billion in 2026, up from $319.2 billion...

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  • julie

    Clinical Alarm Management: Past, Present, & Future

    Clinical Alarm Management: Past, Present, and Future

    When it comes to a natural disaster like a hurricane, sound alarm management notifies people in time should they need to evacuate a high-risk area. Similarly, clinical alarm management refers to how a healthcare team responds to unfavorable changes in...

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  • julie

    Let’s Talk About Clinical Interruptions and How We Can Help

    Today’s acute care nurses are carrying a heavy burden, punctuated by an ever-increasing workload, high patient-to-staff ratios, not to mention the significant impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This burden is compounded by longstanding challenges associated with distractions, stressful shifts, workplace...

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