Originally posted in FierceHealthcare
Communication is happening everywhere in healthcare—at every handoff and patient interaction, information is being exchanged. Unfortunately, many healthcare professionals are using less than ideal tools for said communication. An estimated 85% of hospitals still rely on pagers, while fax machines account for about 75% of all medical communication.
This article takes a look at the slow transformation occurring in healthcare and the steps that need to be taken to accelerate the path to a more efficient and modern communication model. Link to full article here.