Posts filed under: nursing

When we talk about RN availability for hospitals, we have to keep in mind that there are challenges coming from three distinct places. First, hospitals have to find a way...
As our population continues to grow, more people are going to need medical treatment on some level. Hospital stays are also expected to increase, and there is currently a shortage...
One of the biggest concerns for hospitals if balancing revenue while expenses grow. More patients are being admitted, which places an undue strain on nurses and other staff. In order...
Care coordination is necessary for providing complete patient care but often involves many individual aspects in order to ensure patients receive the best attention for their specific needs. While care...
In the United States, there are almost 4 million nurses. This may seem like a large number, but looking at a more granular level, most healthcare facilities are stretched to...
The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey has helped to provide standardized metrics regarding patient perspectives on satisfaction and quality care. The 27-question survey covers everything...
There is a new shortage in hospitals and health systems around the country. As experienced nurses retire, new graduates and novice nurses are flooding the healthcare workforce. While novice nurses...
According to the CDC, in 2015, over 63% of drug overdoses resulting in death involved an opioid. As the opioid crisis grows, medical technology companies are developing digital solutions for...
Telehealth nursing uses technology to deliver care from nurses in remote locations to any provider’s location or hospital. Webcams, VoIP, Internet, and phone lines are used to deliver this care...
Anthony Finkral, Marketing Coordinator The state of healthcare in the US is reaching an apex with aging populations, rising costs, and changing regulations. It’s time to transform the way we...