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Published By: Viventium     Published Date: Nov 14, 2019
“A happy worker is a productive worker.” It’s a core belief that has driven Mrs. G’s Services for almost 20 years. A privately owned home health care agency, Mrs. G’s has about 450 workers and three offices that service the New York metropolitan area. Priding itself on employing passionate people and providing compassionate care, the organization’s primary mission is to provide comprehensive and quality service. Problem was, not all of the agency’s workers were happy. From caregivers to fulltime employees, people throughout Mrs. G’s were frustrated by the agency’s payroll solution. It wasn’t just that the payroll software was insufficient and sometimes downright ineffective. It wasn’t just that it persistently failed to meet the needs of agency management and the company’s caregivers. It was that a routine function — like payroll! — was violating the company’s core belief and making it more difficult for Mrs. G’s to achieve its mission.
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Published By: ALE     Published Date: Dec 05, 2018
A highly resilient data and communications network that supports easy accessibility and cost efficiency is a requirement for hospitals and medical facilities that seek to leverage technology to digitally transform their processes. Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) provides a broad range of robust and secure networking, infrastructure and communication products and services to connect patients, caregivers, staff and the entire healthcare ecosystem. ALE specialized data and communications networks for healthcare providers optimize the care pathway through improved communications and more efficient processes to provide more timely, safe and effective care. To find out more download this whitepaper today.
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Published By: Comcast Business     Published Date: Oct 19, 2018
Technology has had a truly transformative impact on the healthcare space. Thanks to innovations in technology, tools and their respective processes, the practice of treating patients has shifted from mostly reactive to proactive, enabling physicians and caregivers to approach healthcare in a more holistic fashion. As part of that shift, hospitals, wellness centers and physicians’ offices are focusing on providing value over volume1, taking healthcare beyond the four walls of the facility and into patients’ homes, places of work and social centers. The concept of whole health is much easier to attain with technology such as artificial intelligence, analytics, wearables and mobile health (mHealth) apps, to name a few.
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Published By: Zebra Technologies     Published Date: Sep 12, 2018
Digital technology continues to play an ever-increasing role in today’s modern healthcare systems. While 95% of hospitals in the United States have implemented Electronic Health Records or EHR, much work remains.1 Patient identification errors continue to plague hospitals and are the precipitating factor for 13% of surgical mistakes and 67% of transfusion mix-ups.2 Nationally, medication errors cause at least one death every day and injure 1.3 million people annually.3 The cost of lost lives, reduced productivity and malpractice insurance fees are debilitating the healthcare industry. At the center of every hospital’s safety program is the patient wristband, which provides caregivers access to the information they need at every point of care during the patient stay. However, not all wristbands are of equal quality. Some wristbands are not durable enough to withstand the rigors of a busy hospital environment, leading to workarounds and mistakes that, in the end, comprise patient care. H
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Zebra Technologies
Published By: Zebra Technologies     Published Date: Jun 20, 2018
Digital technology continues to play an ever-increasing role in today’s modern healthcare systems. While 95% of hospitals in the United States have implemented Electronic Health Records or EHR, much work remains.1 Patient identification errors continue to plague hospitals and are the precipitating factor for 13% of surgical mistakes and 67% of transfusion mix-ups.2 Nationally, medication errors cause at least one death every day and injure 1.3 million people annually.3 The cost of lost lives, reduced productivity and malpractice insurance fees are debilitating the healthcare industry. At the center of every hospital’s safety program is the patient wristband, which provides caregivers access to the information they need at every point of care during the patient stay. However, not all wristbands are of equal quality. Some wristbands are not durable enough to withstand the rigors of a busy hospital environment, leading to workarounds and mistakes that, in the end, comprise patient care. H
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reducing errors, positive patient identification, patient safety, healthcare wristbands, patient identification, laser wristbands, thermal wristbands, patient alert wristbands
    
Zebra Technologies
Published By: Zebra Technologies     Published Date: Dec 20, 2017
The use of wristbands to identify hospital patients has been a standard practice for well over half a century. Handwritten, typed or printed, wristbands were originally created to provide an easy way for caregivers to verify identity at any point along the patient’s healthcare journey. From newborns in the delivery area to geriatric patients in rehabilitation, everyone got a wristband. And that’s how things worked until the introduction of barcode technology. By putting barcodes on hospital wristbands, healthcare facilities can leverage a host of connected technologies to improve safety and quality of care. It’s also the most effective way to comply with the National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) to “Improve the accuracy of patient identification,” which the Joint Commission has included in its annual goals since 2003.
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Published By: Health O Meter     Published Date: Mar 08, 2016
When was the last time you really thought about your hospital’s scales? Most patients will step on a scale as part of their hospital visit. Caregivers record weight to track health, measure fluid retention, or calculate medication dosages. While many scales function well, overlooking your hospital’s scales can be costly.
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asset management, hospital products, cost optimization, product management
    
Health O Meter
Published By: Cisco     Published Date: Sep 17, 2015
Around the world, millions of patients remotely monitor vitals signs, download wellness applications, and get access to caregivers through mobile devices.
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expand your market opportunities, diversify services, mobile phone, internet access, service providers, network, network architecture
    
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Published By: athenahealth     Published Date: Jul 23, 2013
At athenahealth, we don’t believe government mandates—or any change—should take focus away from patients. So, as part of our continued dedication to caregivers, we guarantee your success as you face ICD-10 and Meaningful Use.
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athenahealth, success, caregivers, patients, icd-10, meaningful use, guarantee
    
athenahealth
Published By: Stratus Technologies     Published Date: Apr 17, 2009
The long migration to electronic health records (EHRs) in the U.S. is set to speed up with the funding authorized by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act of 2009.  But what are the specific risks when clinicians can’t access electronic health records? How far-reaching are the consequences when EHR data is lost, or its integrity is compromised?  This paper looks at the mission-critical role of EHR systems, and introduces availability solutions that build in uptime protection to ensure the continuity of operation that both caregivers and patients can depend on.
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stratus, electronic health records, ehrs, american reinvestment and recovery act, health, records, availability solutions, mission-critical
    
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