We know that prolonged immobilization of patients can lead to poor patient outcomes. This led nurses at Cleveland Clinic Euclid Hospital to do a study on the use of dedicated mobility technicians.
In this Q&A, ACNO Kristine Adams shares her thoughts about care coordination, the future of population health management, and how care management and transitions of care lead to population health improvements.
The President of Cleveland Clinic Florida believes in our ability to make transformational innovations to advance the goals of health reform, even when the road ahead is fogged with uncertainty.
After an analysis found most of her patients did not have advance directives, a Cleveland Clinic physician took it upon herself to educate them about these important end-of-life documents.
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Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) will be the No. 6 most influential medical innovation in 2017, predict experts at Cleveland Clinic.
Many of Cleveland Clinic’s pioneering distance health initiatives have started in or been championed by its Neurological Institute. Here’s a glimpse of how telehealth is looming large in brain and spine care.
A review of Cleveland Clinic EMR data highlights the prevalence of primary hyperparathyroidism, prompting new automated alerts to order parathyroid hormone testing for hypercalcemia patients
Cleveland Clinic has adopted an EMR-based program to ensure systematic delirium screening of all inpatients and a workflow to promote optimal delirium management. Here’s how we did it and what we’ve learned so far.
In just the past decade or two, healthcare has undergone tremendous change. We don’t expect it to let up. The change will continue, and it has forced us to rethink the way that we educate the next generation of doctors.
OR preference cards are designed to help nurses prepare for procedures. But what happens when a glut of cards flood the system? Cleveland Clinic nurses tackled the task of standardizing OR preference cards.