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Patient Education

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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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 24, 2020  
Acute Care

5 Things You Need Now to Improve Discharge Planning

One of the most important duties nurses have is to prepare patients for discharge. “Teaching patients about their conditions, medications, self-care...
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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 7, 2020  
Acute Care

Do TVs Really Matter to Patients? Why Upgrading to Smart TVs Improves Patient Experience

A day in the hospital can be long, boring and lonely without someone or something to break the monotony....
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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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April 22, 2020  
Acute Care

Four Practical Ways Hospitals Can Improve Patient Experience

  These easy steps can speed recovery, improve patient safety, and reduce readmission A patient’s perception of the hospital...
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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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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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November 15, 2019  
Acute Care

Hospital Innovators: Using Interactive Technology to Improve Diabetes Education

Diabetes statistics are alarming. Today there are an estimated 30 million diabetes cases in the United States of America alone, and...
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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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August 1, 2019  
Acute Care

Two Proven Ways to Help Reduce Readmissions

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services put hospitals on notice back in 2012 that excessive patient readmissions would not...
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