Blog: The Blueprint to Establishing Your Nurse Wellness Program

06/13/17
As someone on the front line of patient care, I know one thing to be absolutely true: left unchecked, the stress nurses face on a daily basis in providing care for others can severely impair their mental and physical well-being. More

Attacking the Opioid Epidemic with Innovation and Technology

06/13/17
For many years, effectively managing post-surgical pain for patients has taken the form of a prescription for an opioid. The dose and the duration are based on general dosing guidelines, clinical outcome data and patient feedback about their pain. More

The Importance of Culture in Antibiotic Stewardship Programs

06/13/17
Antibiotic stewardship is becoming a “must address” topic in hospitals as many lag behind in the implementation of required national guidelines. More

Transparent Risk Modeling Clears the Path to Performance Improvement

06/13/17
A small, 300-bed health system in western Illinois wanted to see how it benchmarked against similar community hospitals for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) readmission rates. More