Forging a Path to Connected, Data-Driven Healthcare

HIMSS Media

Today, people everywhere are actively seeking tools and information to stay healthy and prevent disease. Care providers want greater insights and guidance to make the most accurate clinical diagnoses and the most effective treatment decisions. Key discussion points for this webinar:How to move from being "data aware" to data-driven, moving beyond data gathering, to intelligent insight, to action, Examples of how meaningful operational analytics tools can help improve workflow, reduce manual processes, and achieve gains in many areas like referral volume, scanner utilization, and staff experience.
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Spotlight

For more than 50 years, Holy Cross Health has been committed to providing access to health care for all. We continue to answer this call through our current expansion projects, including the building and opening of Holy Cross Germantown Hospital (see page 6) and the new seven-story patient care building (opening in the fall) at Holy Cross Hospital (see page 8).

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Legal Issues Facing Health Care Workers on a Daily Basis

lorman

Nurses are expected to do more with less, to work long hours, and to deliver high standard of care. Government regulations, state laws and the threat of litigation lingering require that nurses remain knowledgeable of the latest and most current information that affects their clinical practice and be aware of the legal implication of documentation in the medical record regardless whether it is an electronic format or handwritten. Understanding the legal implications of health care is frequently stated Its not if you get sued but when you get sued.There has been an increase in the number of malpractice cases in part, due to an increased awareness of patients' and consumers' rights. Nurses have to bear heavy responsibilities. Failure to fulfill these responsibilities may result in allegations of negligence that can lead to malpractice lawsuits. Allegations of negligence can arise against a nurse from almost any action or failure to act that result in patient injury. This information addresses related laws and regulations, malpractice, and ways of preventing malpractice allegations by defining the relevant issues nurses are facing in health care on a daily basis.
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Overview of Nursing Liability

Lorman

Being a licensed nursing professional sends the message to patients that you have been educated, trained and are competent in your practice. Unfortunately, in today's increasingly litigious society, claimants take the position that all bad outcomes are the result of professional negligence and target licensed professionals, their employers and insurance carriers as being in violation of the practice act, the standard of care and/or the criminal statutes. The allegations take the form of administrative complaints, lawsuits or prosecutions.
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Securing IoT - Essential Steps in Ensuring Patient Safety

HIMSS Media

IoT has transformed healthcare in a significant way and is a game-changer for providers who embrace next-generation technology. Technologies that track patient data, improve healthcare operations, and provide remote and mobile patient monitoring help reduce costs and improve delivery of patient care. The variety and novelty of these devices introduces a range of cybersecurity concerns related to the Confidentiality-Integrity and Availability (CIA) triad that underpins HIPAA compliance, patient data protection, and overall information security. There are steps you can take, both before your medical devices get hacked and after it happens. Learn how to detect intruders and expel them quickly so that you can maintain your security posture and quality of patient care.
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4 Creative Cost Strategies Changing Healthcare for Good

Paladina Health

Watch our webinar to gain “4 Creative Cost Strategies Changing Healthcare for Good.” You’ll hear healthcare experts from AON, Activate Healthcare, and Paladina Health share key insights on how to reduce employee healthcare expenses.
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Spotlight

For more than 50 years, Holy Cross Health has been committed to providing access to health care for all. We continue to answer this call through our current expansion projects, including the building and opening of Holy Cross Germantown Hospital (see page 6) and the new seven-story patient care building (opening in the fall) at Holy Cross Hospital (see page 8).

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