In a recent article published by Healthcare IT News, HIMSS Analytics highlighted several innovations in the healthcare technology space that show significant growth potential for 2017. We weren’t surprised to see that RTLS made the list. As healthcare regulations increase, patient volumes grow, and reimbursements decline, health systems need efficiency more than ever.
At the MGMA conference this year, we were proud to see our client Cheryl Becker receive the Harwick Innovation Award for successfully eliminating the waiting room and improving patient flow in her clinic using Versus RTLS.
Our survey at ANCC MagCon found that nurses are looking for solutions to document and spend more time with patients, use their limited time more productively, and develop better staffing strategies.
In response to a continual increase of workplace violence around the U.S., the Joint Commission recently launched an online Workplace Violence Prevention Resource Center for healthcare employees and employers. The resources focus on equipping healthcare professionals to deal effectively with workplace violence.