Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital to Delay Non-Urgent Procedures and Surgeries Due to High Volumes of Patients
Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital caregivers have been caring for extremely high numbers of patients for many months. This includes COVID and non-COVID patients, an influx of patients with respiratory illnesses, such as RSV, and trauma-related injuries.
5 Healthcare Trends Rounding Out 2021
As we approach the final months of 2021, the COVID-19 pandemic is still shaping healthcare around the world. Many organizations and communities continue to battle patient surges caused by the delta variant, while also managing vaccination efforts and trying to prepare for what’s next.
Redefining the Healthcare Experience with a Digital Front Door
Health systems today face evolving challenges; ranging from increasing costs, to lack of transparency, to poor and unconventional patient experiences. More than ever, now is the time to tackle these challenges by providing people with tools to empower ‘them’ to navigate health and care systems that are appropriate to their needs to receive the treatment and care that is streamlined, convenient and tailored to their needs.
How MEDITECH’s optimized EHR can prevent physician burnout
I hear it more and more from my colleagues: They’re feeling burnt out. Studies of physician satisfaction find that doctors are reducing the number of patients they see, and report feelings of emotional exhaustion, loss of enthusiasm, and depersonalization of patient care. The most recent study by the Physicians Foundation found that nearly half, 49 […]
How to recruit your next generation of health IT professionals
Looking out of my office window at Deborah Heart and Lung Center, you see nothing but a green, rural area, nestled in the middle of the Pine Barrens, which is not the typical scene your mind envisions when you think of New Jersey. Being in such a rural area, it can be a challenge to […]
Comply Assistant’s Blog
October 14, 2016 Have you tested your breach incident response process? By Gerry Blass Adding a cybersecurity tactical simulation test to an overall information security risk assessment is a must in today’s world. It is a sure bet that attacks and breaches will continue to occur and so the need for functional assessments, mitigation, awareness […]