Recently, the eldercare industry has witnessed a technological revolution in nurse call signaling. Gone are the days when the nurse call system consisted simply of a button on a cord, incandescent corridor lights, and a central annunciator panel at the nurses’ station that employed a screeching buzzer that startled and irritated staff, visitors and patients… Read More
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Every year brings a whole host of new things, and 2017 promises to be no different. Here are some of the things that we are expecting to change in the healthcare industry this year and how you can make sure you’re prepared.
Today in the HYPHEN blog, we’re discussing something that’s fundamental to the quality of life experienced by residents in any elder care facility: purposeful rounding. Purposeful rounding, also known as mindful rounding or intentional rounding, aims to improve the consistency of nurse visits to residents through the use of a structured schedule. Oftentimes this is… Read More