Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Simple Ways to Align with the 2024 Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals

Caregivers know that preserving patient safety is instrumental in every hospital. As we enter 2024, new challenges and events in the constantly...

Ensuring Patient Safety: The Crucial Role of Quality Patient ID Wristbands and Labels

In the fast-paced world of healthcare, precision and accuracy are vital in preventing medical errors and providing the highest quality of patient...

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...

4 Ways to Improve Barcode Scanning in Healthcare

When a patient checks in to a hospital or a non-acute care facility, their personal and medical data needs to be recorded....
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...

PDC Partners with Pulsara to Streamline Communication Between EMS, Hospital Personnel, and Emergency Management

Patient tracking during large-scale events is a challenge. Patients may be passed between first responders, ground transport, air transport, and then transferred...

Signs It’s Time for Your ASC to Upgrade Its Patient ID Solution

Every patient, procedure, and staff member an Ambulatory Surgery Center relies on accurate patient identification. Patient identification wristbands are crucial to ensuring...

Defining “High-Quality” When it Comes to Your Patient ID Bands

PDC Thermal Wristbands are Lab Tested to Perform in Demanding Healthcare Environment Healthcare providers are constantly evaluating patient safety...

Bar Coding: It’s as Easy as 1-2-3

Healthcare professionals are constantly searching for ways to incorporate new technologies and protocols that help improve patient safety. When a patient is admitted into a...

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...