Various Medical Technology Related News Articles
Here are some interesting articles I have read lately:
How EHR adoption impacts patient safety in the ED by Kyle Murphy, PhD talks about the lack of patient safety feedback tools within EMR systems. Kyle makes a strong argument why performance improvement efforts should be tied to EHR systems.
Patient Safety – Pay Now Or Pay Later by Alexandra Wilson Pecci examines why hospitals should seriously consider assistive technologies to increase patient safety and protect healthcare providers from injury.
Doctors Slow to Embrace Innovation? Maybe it’s because they own all the Risk by Shahid Shah shares why liability on new devices without proven data slows innovation in healthcare. Shahid also shares about his recent talk about actionable innovation in healthcare by moving beyond the hype of “disruptive technologies”.
The UK-Based Raconteur Covers the Future of Healthcare in this online version of their magazine. Great read that covers a range of topics from online patient services, the need to support technological innovation, patient social media interactions, healthcare technology hubs in the UK and making sure tech boxes don’t just sit on the shelf.
Lance Baily, BA, EMT-B, is the Founder & CEO of HealthySimulation.com, which he started while serving as the Director of the Nevada System of Higher Education’s Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas back in 2010. Lance is also the Founder and acting Advisor to the Board of SimGHOSTS.org, the world’s only non-profit organization dedicated to supporting professionals operating healthcare simulation technologies. His new co-edited Book: “Comprehensive Healthcare Simulation: Operations, Technology, and Innovative Practice” is available now. Lance’s background also includes serving as a Simulation Technology Specialist for the LA Community College District, EMS fire fighting, Hollywood movie production, rescue diving, and global travel. He lives with his wife Abigail in Las Vegas, Nevada.