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Patient Communication

May 5, 2021  
Acute Care

The Path to Excellence in Person-Centered Care: The model for achieving Planetree Gold Certification

Today’s patient-consumers are no longer satisfied with the status quo when it comes to healthcare delivery. They want more...
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March 1, 2021  
Acute Care

The Hospital Room of the Future Is Here Now

I came across a news story recently that gave me pause. A patient in Texas was sharing her recent...
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February 21, 2021  
Acute Care

7 Questions to Ask When Buying Digital Signage for your Hospital

Automated tools like digital signage allow hospitals to better communicate with visitors, patients, and staff in their facilities. Over the...
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December 23, 2020  
Acute Care

Is Your Care Transitions Strategy Broken?

Even with all the industry focus on improving discharge planning, the process of helping a patient safely transition from...
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November 2, 2020  
Acute Care

How to Empower Patients to Play an Active Role in their Hospital Experience

Patients commonly complain that they feel both uninvolved and uninformed about the care process and their treatment. Fortunately, the...
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September 17, 2020  
Acute Care

Improve Communication in a Hospital

In the pre-COVID world, healthcare professionals were able to spend more time with one another and their patients. The...
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August 4, 2020  
Acute Care

Why Hospitals Must View Patients As Consumers

The American healthcare industry is known for many things—sadly, a pleasant patient experience isn’t always them. In large part,...
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June 12, 2020  
Acute Care

How Covid-19 Accelerates The Need For Tech-Enabled Patient Education

The best way to get patients back in the door is to send happy patients out the door. Improving...
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June 4, 2020  
Acute Care

The Correlation Between Patient Education And Patient Satisfaction

Hospitals and nurses have long known that patients who are well educated about their health and treatment are likely...
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May 19, 2020  
Acute Care

How Modern Hospitals Improve Patient Outcomes

Hospitals are under constant pressure to improve patient outcomes for many reasons. Among them, healthcare consumerism is creating a market for...
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March 20, 2020  
Acute Care

5 Things To Know About Hospital Smart Rooms

Hospital smart rooms are disrupting traditional patient room designs.  They also are transforming the traditional patient experience. The traditional...
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March 3, 2020  
Acute Care

Three Ways Patients Want Hospitals to Improve The Patient Experience

Pick up any newspaper, turn on any TV or open any news web site and it is clear that...
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January 31, 2020  
Acute Care

Interactive Patient System Provides Fast, Targeted Communications When Infectious Diseases Strike

“Sentrics E3 digital messages were the fastest, most targeted and easiest way to communicate flu visitation restrictions.” Coronavirus is...
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December 1, 2019  
Acute Care

One Hospital’s Sentrics E3 Story to Patient-Centered Care

Seven years ago, Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco, New York, came to Sentrics Technologies with a challenge not uncommon to most hospitals....
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October 15, 2019  
Acute Care

Hospital Discharge Planning can Improve the Patient Experience

Discharge planning – or more precisely, the lack of it – was a predominant conversation at the Chief Nursing Officer...
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August 15, 2019  
Acute Care

Four Steps to Improving Patient Safety

Every hospital aspires to provide a safe environment for patients and employees. And most do, according to Leapfrog’s most...
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