Iowa- and Illinois-based Genesis Health Systems has joined forces with visibility and analytics provider, STANLEY Healthcare, and nurse call platform provider, Critical Alert, to streamline clinical workflows using STANLEY’S RTLS platform and Critical Alert’s Nurse Call tool, the companies announced last week.
Using the native integration from Critical Alert and the staff workflow function of STANLEY’s RTLS platform, the staff at Genesis can locate clinicians and respond to bedside patient alerts and requests. Maureen Nylin, nursing clinical informatics specialist at Genesis Health System told Healthcare IT News that Genesis expects the implementation will improve HCAHPS scores and staff and patient satisfaction.
“The implementation was a collaborative approach,” Nylin said. “Alarm management is a hot button issue from everyone across the board; it’s getting tongue-in-cheek. It’s not about managing alarms, but making sure what you’re doing is meaningful.”Read More On www.healthcareitnews.com
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