Clinical Workflow

How Busy Hospitals Can Increase Patient Flow: 6 Tips

June 15, 2020

Today’s hospital leaders are under a lot of pressure. With the coronavirus pandemic, hospitals had to prepare to manage patient loads beyond their capacities, particularly in intensive care units. As stay-at-home orders are lifting around the country, hospitals must also find safe ways to integrate non-emergency care and elective procedures into their facilities again.  By […]

Seamlessly Align Infant Security With Clinical Workflow

April 2, 2019

Hospitals take extra time and care to protect newborns from the time of their birth until they leave to go home, but there’s always more that can be done to protect their most vulnerable patients. Not only does increased infant security boost a hospital’s reputation, but it also gives peace of mind to the nursing […]

Increasing the Value of Your EMR with Patient Flow Solutions using RTLS

March 20, 2019

In a busy hospital or outpatient clinic, optimizing patient flow can be a challenge. Without enhanced patient visibility, throughput slows, wait times increase and overcrowding can occur. According to the American Hospital Association, poor patient flow stems from a lack of data and communication. Tracking patient flow in real-time through enterprise-wide location technology can show […]

Decreasing the Patient Length of Stay

March 14, 2018

How Decreasing Patient Wait Times and Length of Stay Can Lower Risk of Hospital-Acquired Conditions and Impact the Bottom Line. Patient length of stay (LOS) is one of the biggest issues facing hospitals today. The longer a patient stays in the hospital, the greater the risk they will develop a healthcare-acquired infection (HAI) that they […]

The New Money Back Guarantee for Unsatisfied Patients

April 22, 2016

How are hospitals like Geisinger enhancing the patient experience? Earlier this week, there was an interesting story on NBC nightly news regarding how Geisinger Health System is offering patients the ability to request their money back if they are not satisfied with their hospital stay. This “money-back guarantee” concept, which we are used to seeing […]

How RTLS Technology is Enhancing the Patient Experience

January 6, 2016

Technology is evolving the world today as we know it. Most innovations are to help increase communications, advance customer interaction, and get product into the hands of the consumer faster, easier and more efficiently. Healthcare is at the forefront of utilizing advanced technology to help streamline processes and provide a more healing environment to patients. […]

Optimized Patient Flow with Staff, Patient and Asset Tracking in the Emergency Department

December 1, 2015

The Emergency Room is one of the most active departments within a hospital. Patients come in during all times of the day and night with a variety of different illnesses or injuries. Throughout the various scores of events that take place, from Triage to departure, patients are moved around and seen by numerous hospital caretakers […]

Workshop Presents Healthcare Technologies to Improve Workflow

April 2, 2015

Josette Weinstein, Marketing Coordinator   If you want the opportunity to expand your knowledge on the future of healthcare, the Essentials of Auto-ID, RFID, RTLS, and Wireless Technologies in Healthcare workshop will be held in Chicago on Sunday, April 12th. This workshop will present case studies on Auto-ID, radio-frequency identification (RFID), real-time location systems (RTLS), […]

Better Operations, Better Operating Rooms

September 3, 2014

Stephanie Toronidis, Marketing Coordinator Over the past year, the importance of the Internet of Everything and its relationship with big [real-time] data has created much buzz within healthcare, frequenting the likes of mHealth and healthIT forums.  So many discussions speak to the relevance of increased mobility of information as a means to revolutionize healthcare, as […]

Improving HCAHPS Scores Saves Healthcare Millions

March 11, 2014

Automating Clinical Workflow Helps Hospitals Maximize Reimbursements Mansour Tannas, Director of Strategic Partnerships Tony Natale, Director of Strategic Partnerships Edited by: Stephanie Toronidis, Marketing Coordinator Today, more than ever, HCAHPS1 funding is being considered as a viable source of revenue for hospitals, their CFOs taking into account both preventable funds lost and potential funds gained. […]