Study: Hospitals relying on outdated paging systems, nurses have adopted smartphones. By Katie Wike, contributing writer
What Really Happened At HIMSS14
A look back at the sights and sounds of HIMSS14, from Keynote Speeches to the (really big) show floor By John Oncea, editor
Most Nurse Informaticists ‘Highly Satisfied’
Nursing informatics growing, more nurses have post-graduate training according to HIMSS Nursing Informatics Workforce Survey. By Katie Wike, contributing writer
HIE Could Slash Millions In Repeat CT Scans
Study reveals how HIE could slash unnecessary, repeat testing – up to $1.3 million in Western New York’s health system alone. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
Infographic: Growing Disconnect Between Healthcare Demand & Healthcare Access Across America
When it comes to healthcare in the United States, there are five concentrated areas of consumption, which coincide with the largest population centers–California, Florida, Illinois, New York and Texas. With the introduction of affordable care, this disparity is only going to increase. While these five states account for nearly a third of all the registered nurses in America, it is simply not enough to meet the rising demand of these healthcare epicenters and to counteract the steady stream of Baby Boomers exiting the workforce.
Nursing Challenges And Changes Infographic
Representing the majority of the U.S. healthcare workforce, nurses and licensed RNs are responsible for quality patient care and satisfaction.
Modern Healthcare: 10 Healthcare Innovations That Might Change The World
These 10 innovations in healthcare tackle disease prevention, exercise incentives and streamlining healthcare administration. Check out these newcomers in healthcare and self-care and find out what the future of medicine might look like.
Wireless Patient Monitoring Devices Solve Telecommunications Challenges
When care providers at Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice, the largest Home Care & Hospice agency in Maine, initially launched their telehealth program, they were quickly able to see positive results from utilizing Honeywell’s Genesis family of remote patient monitoring devices to track the daily vital signs of patients and streamline patient-acquired data into one internet-accessible clinical dashboard.
VNA Home Health Hospice Streamlines Patient Care Between Physicians And Home
When home care providers at VNA Home Health Hospice (VNA) looked at ways to improve their already-successful telehealth program, they realized patient care could be improved by giving physicians the ability to monitor their patients’ health status, using VNA’s existing telehealth system.
Honor of Nurses Week: Free eBook, Plus Share Your Story
In honor of nurses week, starting May 6, Concerro is asking clients, prospects, and friends to tell us their story of why they became a nurse. Click here for details and learn how to share your story.
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