Physicians and nurses regularly communicate about patients via text message, but often these messages are sent using SMS or WhatsApp - despite the..
The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS, pronounced “H-Caps”) survey acts as a measure of patient satisfaction and is..
Healthcare organizations have long struggled with the process of patient handoff and the necessary passing of critical information from one physician..
Hospitals today are filled with a mix of communication systems including pagers, telephones, and desktop paging systems. Some of this technology is 20..
Interoperability is a major buzz word in healthcare this year. Interoperability comprises the individuals, systems and processes that want to create,..
It has always been recommended that charting take place as near to the care event as practical, with the key word being practical. In reality, clinicians..
Hospital communication has undergone a major revolution in the past few years. From deskbound phones to pagers to smartphones. For many years, it looked..
With a 472-bed hospital and over 50 primary care clinics distributed throughout the Minneapolis, Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) depends on their..
Telmediq’s newly-launched NFC technology integration has been on demonstration this week at HIMSS17, wrapping up today in Orlando. It’s been a..
Nurses are the hub of patient care coordination and communication within the walls of hospitals and healthcare facilities. We are always amazed at the..