November 29, 2018

Nurse Call of the Future: How Nurse Call Has Evolved

Believe it or not, the history of nurse call dates back to the mid-1800s. During the Crimean War, Florence Nightingale, known as the founder of modern […]
November 15, 2018

Investing in the Future, Even When It’s Cloudy

More than two weeks have passed since the 2018 midterm elections, where an estimated 113 million voters turned out to cast their ballot on the local, […]
November 8, 2018

4 Reasons You Need a New Nurse Call System

Clinicians understand the value of a next-generation nurse call system because they’re the staff members who actually use the technology. However, nurse executives with the power […]
November 1, 2018

3 Ways Advanced Nurse Call Improves Patient Satisfaction

The healthcare industry’s shift to a value-based care model has many hospital leaders scrambling to find ways to increase patient satisfaction and, in turn, raise scores […]
September 27, 2018

Three Levels to Situational Awareness

Both the Institute of Medicine and The Joint Commission recommend that healthcare organizations model their care strategies after those of high-reliability industries such as aviation, nuclear […]
September 20, 2018

4 Tools to Achieve Patient Room Situational Awareness

Healthcare isn’t as safe as it should be—a 2016 study from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine estimates that more than 250,000 people in the United […]
August 30, 2018

3 Strategies to Prevent Nurse Fatigue

Nurses face urgent scenarios every day that require quick thinking. A keen sense of situational awareness—i.e. understanding what’s happening with a patient and what’s likely to […]
August 23, 2018

A New Day for Nurse Call: Why Facility Directors Prefer Amplion

When it comes to purchasing a new nurse call system, it’s easy to focus on meeting the needs of the clinical team. But nurses aren’t the […]
August 16, 2018

Three Technology Solutions for Coordinating Better In-Room Care

Every year, between 700,000 and 1 million patients in the United States accidentally fall in a hospital, according to research from the Agency for Healthcare Research […]
February 5, 2016

Clinical Standardization: the Holy Grail of Modern Healthcare

For years, technological and scientific advancement have been revolutionizing the healthcare industry—even though, at times, the industry has been reluctant to change. One key example of […]