Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Four Ways to Improve Patient Identification in your Hospital to Drive Patient Safety

In a busy hospital setting, patient identification errors can happen. For instance, if two patients have similar names or illnesses, there is a risk...

Four Ways to Improve Patient Identification in your Hospital to Drive Patient Safety

In a busy hospital setting, it is possible for staff to make patient identification errors. For instance, if two patients have similar names or...
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4 Ways Switching to a Thermal Patient Identification Solution Benefits Your Hospital

Patient identification is a big issue in the healthcare industry, with up to 5% of patients (1 in 20) misidentified each year, according to...
Mobile ID

A Look at the COVID-19 Testing Process at a Pop Up Testing Site

Secure, accurate testing is vital in the fight against COVID-19, so the way these drive-thru clinics are run is an important factor in containing the spread.
Mobile Patient Triage

How US Hospitals Triage Patients in the Era of Coronavirus COVID-19

In the rapidly-evolving COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals are struggling to keep up with changing protocols for screening patients. From the E.R. to outpatients, it’s critical...
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Salem Hospital Reduces Use of Multiple Patient Wristbands for Better Patient Care

Multiple Wristbands, Multiple Problems Salem Hospital in Oregon is a Magnet® designated hospital, a recognition achieved by approximately 8% of all registered hospitals in the...

Choose the Right Patient ID Wristband to Reduce Admission Times & Improve Patient Satisfaction

Why Print Durability and Assembly Time are Key Factors for Speed and Continuity of Care Patient ID bands are used on every patient to identify...

Terrebonne General Medical Center Improves Patient Wristband Scanning with PDC

Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) in Houma, Louisiana is a facility with the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval. It is also recognized nationally...
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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 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Patient ID Wristband System

Positive patient identification is the foundation for patient safety. Every patient, procedure, and department relies upon the patient's wristband to accurately identify the patient....
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