Articles by tag: Patient Safety

Healthcare’s New Frontier: From Nurse Call Systems to Lockdowns, Combating Workplace Violence with Pavion

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How can we effectively enhance patient experience and workforce safety in the healthcare industry, amid increasing workplace violence? Geoffrey M. Roche, Healthcare Executive Advisor at LEAD3R, emphasized the critical need for innovations that not only improve patient engagement but also ensure the safety of healthcare workers. This is where Pavion’s focus on patient safety…

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Bridging Care Gaps: AI Solutions in Healthcare

How can AI solutions in healthcare transform patient care by enhancing clinical decision-making and reducing diagnostic errors? Dr. Arpita Hazra, a Clinical Patient Data Safety Specialist, offers compelling insight into integrating artificial intelligence and machine learning models with Electronic Medical Records (EMR) to bridge care gaps in fast-paced healthcare environments. “Artificial intelligence and machine…

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Sterile Processing Economics with Mark Copeland: Unveiling the Value of Sterile Processing Departments”

In the latest episode of the ConCensis Podcast, host Vanessa Canvanaugh dives into a compelling discussion with Mark Copeland, Vice President of Sales at 3T Medical  Systems, exploring the transformative power of Sterile Processing Departments (SPDs) in healthcare facilities. This conversation highlights the critical role SPDs play beyond their traditional view as cost centers,…

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Improving Patient Safety Through Non-Invasive Sensing Platforms for Hospitals

Patient safety is one of any healthcare institution’s primary concerns and goals. In a surgical setting, it’s paramount. Training and maintaining a well-trained staff are often challenging in healthcare, and an understaffed hospital could impact patient safety. Despite all precautions and best efforts, preventable medical errors during or after surgery occur at an estimated 4,000…

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Why Does the World Continue to Struggle with Preventable Patient Harm?

Patient safety is something every healthcare organization wants to improve upon, especially with the shift to value-based care. However, most are missing the mark with preventable patient harm and truly being patient-centric. Discussing the topic today, B2B Today host Daniel Litwin spoke with Dr. Donna Prosser, Chief Clinical Officer of the Patient Safety Movement Foundation, a nonprofit…

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How Healthcare Facility Design Impacts Patient Care

Twenty years ago, a landmark report titled, “To Err Is Human: Building a Safer Health System” shocked healthcare providers and administration when it revealed that 2-4% of all deaths in the U.S. are caused by medical errors. While the report shed light on patient care inefficiencies and lack of provider communication, it got researchers…

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How to Use Speed and Accuracy to Practice Quality Medical Reporting

A recent study published in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine found that, as it relates to reporting cardiovascular disease quality measures, smaller practices not affiliated with a larger organization and without centralized quality improvement support reported clinical quality measures more efficiently. While there was no difference in the final outcome and 91% of…

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Applied Digital Strengthens Community Relations through Innovative Data Center Practices
May 21, 2024

As Applied Digital continues to expand its footprint across rural America, its commitment to integrating with and revitalizing local communities stands out. The company’s unique approach to building and operating data centers brings advanced technology to these areas while stimulating local economies and fostering community development. How does Applied Digital ensure seamless integration and…

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From Fields to Data Centers: Applied Digital’s Training Program Transforms Farmers into Data Center Operators
May 21, 2024

Nick Phillips, the EVP of Hosting Operations and Public Affairs at Applied Digital, emphasizes the transformative impact of Applied Digital’s training programs, which convert agricultural land into high-tech data centers and enable farmers to transition into skilled data center operators. This initiative highlights the company’s commitment to community development and technological advancement.

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Water Conservation and Sustainability Are Critical for a Data Center’s Success
May 21, 2024

Digital infrastructure is essential, and as data centers expand, their environmental impact, water conservation and sustainability have come under scrutiny. As the demand for data storage and processing capabilities grows exponentially, so does the concern for the environmental impact of these facilities, particularly in terms of water usage. Nick Phillips, the EVP of Hosting…

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Reducing the Gap in Skilled Trades Can Be Solved by Boosting Trade Education Initiatives
May 21, 2024

Currently, skilled trades are facing significant shortages making the need for innovative solutions and passionate involvement more urgent than before. Statistics indicate a looming gap in the workforce, expected to reach millions in the next decade, as older generations retire without sufficient newcomers to fill their roles. At the heart of this issue is…

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