For patients, a caregiver’s compassion is essential
Professionals in the medical field need to provide a larger amount of empathy and kindness, research says
A call for compassion: Treat residents like how we treat patients
My peers abandoned me. They may not have meant to; residency is busy enough to simply lose touch with friends.
Serving compassion: waitresses donate Saturday's tips to 14-year-old cancer patient
MIDVALE (ABC4 News) - Waitresses at a Golden Corral are living by the Golden Rule.
Portrait of compassion: Why does a patient donate his kidney to a stranger?
Using ICD-10 to Optimize Patient Care’ Published in Nursing Management
Pam Jodock, HIMSS senior director of health business solutions, was featured in the October 2015 of Nursing Management.
Agile Analytics: How Baycare Health System Transformed Patient Care Using Data as an Actionable...
Join this webcast on January 26, 2017 with Apparsamy Balaji, Director of BI and Data Warehousing at Baycare Health System as he shares the vision and strategy to leverage analytics to improve patient care and experience and create an active longitudinal patient view across the continuum of care including acute care, community care, post-acute care, and home care 1. Integrating a variety of data with business…
5 Common Patient Care Issues and how your hospital can prevent them
According to a recent study published by John Hopkins Medicine, medical errors rank as the third leading cause of death in the U.S., just behind heart disease and cancer. It is clear that these mistakes, ranging from patient falls to medication errors, profoundly impact patient outcomes and
How Corneal Hysteresis improves glaucoma decision making and patient care, J. Thimons, OD.
Dr. James Thimons, OD, discusses the use of the Ocular Response Analyzer and the importance of its Corneal Hysteresis and IOPcc measurements in the monitorin...
What cancer taught me about designing patient care systems
Gemma Emmett, solutions architect at IT management company, Bluewolf, writes about how she used her experience as a cancer patient to improve healthcare technology and patient care. In today’s world, people expect better customer experience and want to be treated with compassion, particularly when it comes to healthcare. At 29, I was diagnosed with breast...
What is a Patient Care Assistant?
The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimated that there were 634,400 Medical Assistants, often... Read more »
What’s The Prescription? Patient Care
Raj Duggal is the pharmacy coordinator for oncology at IU Health Simon Cancer Center. He enjoys being able to see patients throughout their treatment.
How technology bolsters patient care
An ever-faster development cycle in the technology space is transforming every aspect of our lives. The healthcare sector is no exception. Mobile innovations now make it possible for pati...
How IT can reshape patient care
Struggling to provide a 360-degree view of patients? Learn how an API strategy can help.
How Partnership Improves Patient Care
Hospitals and researchers can dramatically improve patient outcomes by using big data so “care improves and informs care,” a national healthcare leader said at an inaugural Grand Rounds ceremony honoring retiring UCF President John C. Hitt. Thanks to a donation from the Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation, UCF’s College of Medicine held its first Dr. John […]
What Happens to Patient Care When There Are Not Enough Nurses?
The impact can be significant, especially in nursing homes.
How Digital Health Is Transforming Patient Care
From body data to personal genomics to wearables, ingestibles and implantables, biology and technology have unquestionably intersected.
How an Increase in Employee Engagement Improves Patient Care
Healthcare organizations who invest in employee engagement often experience a reduction in turnover, leading to high quality patient care and satisfaction.
Patient Care: What’s Love Got to Do with It?
Love, kindness and civility in the hospital do more than make us feel warm and fuzzy. They can translate to better, safer health care.
How Was Your Patient Experience?
Tell us about your experience in a Minnesota hospital.
Why documentation is part of good patient care
The patient care report needs to clearly and consistently demonstrate that patients received good patient care