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Switching patient identification systems removes printer jams, saving hospital time & money

In a Jam at Check In Fairmont Regional Medical Center is a 207 bed Joint Commission accredited hospital in Fairmont, West Virginia and the only...

5 Must-Have Resources for Patient Safety in Hospitals

EDITOR’S NOTE: The spread of infection is a serious risk for patients who are admitted in the hospital for a prolonged period of time,...
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Ideal Option Clinic Installs React Mobile® Employee Safety Solution

ABOUT Ideal Option With 65 clinics in 10 states, Ideal Option is one of the nation’s largest outpatient...
Newborn Naming Convention Example

Joint Commission Issues New Requirement for Distinct Naming Conventions for Newborn Identification

It’s understood that misidentifying newborns can lead to very serious errors, such as, administering the wrong blood products or even sending the wrong infant to surgery. In...
Visitors waiting in healthcare facility

4 Tips to Improve a Hospital Visitor Program

A hospital’s visitor management system is an essential piece of hospital security. While you don't want to add unnecessary obstacles to a visitors' path...

The 2019 Lab Specimen ID Report

Read the Report Now Over 200 US hospital lab professionals participated in a survey developed to explore the top priorities, challenges, and concerns within the...
Female senior doctor welcoming / greeting mother and daughter at hospital

The Hospital Dilemma: Balancing Security & A Welcoming Atmosphere

A common dilemma hospital security personnel face is that they want to create a welcoming atmosphere for guests and visitors, but they also need...
Emergency Department

Addressing Workplace Violence in Emergency Departments: Contributing Factors and Solutions

Emergency departments are one of the most, if not the most, dangerous departments in modern-day hospitals. Emergency department staff are tasked with caring for...

Health System Adopts Thermal Printing, Builds on Reputation for Technological Excellence 

Spartanburg Regional Healthcare Improves Patient Safety by Switching to Thermal Wristband and Label Printing Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, an integrated healthcare delivery system in South...

Robust Temperature Monitoring is Essential

Clinical laboratorians are well aware of the essential nature of temperature-controlled environments to modern medical diagnostics. Driven by the need to ensure the integrity...