Heart failure and stepdown units of the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute have been testing electrocardiogram technology.
In two years, our EMR capture rate of patients’ known chronic conditions has surged from 65 percent to over 90 percent. See how improving clinical documentation is helping maximize reimbursement.
A nurse-led CI project did a thorough audit of the barriers to purposeful hourly rounding, and led to real solutions to improve the process.
As long as systems have multiple people inputting and manipulating patient data, there may be issues with transitions of care. Prioritizing oversight is key.
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Intervening during in-hospital discharge prep is the way to avert heart failure readmissions. That’s the premise behind a novel electronic checklist that has cut our readmission rate to new lows.
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ACNO of Nursing Informatics Nelita Iuppa offers tips and advice on how best to use the electronic medical record as a data source for nursing research.
As healthcare systems allow patients to browse their electronic charts, the CAPS format shows them that their concern was heard accurately and clearly states the diagnosis and plan of care.
Implementing the use of smartphones for safety check rounding in Behavioral Health was a team effort and it’s paying off with greater efficiency and attention to patients.
At Cole Eye Institute, customized tools within the electronic medical record help coordinate patient care, track clinical outcomes, inform physicians on best practices, and prevent erroneous medical billing.