Jan
24

doctor and clipboard

The three irreplaceable factors to effective patient care are communication, safety and comfort. In order to achieve these three things, it’s essential for care teams to have the tools they need to…

Jan
19

Patient Room Board Checklist
How to Customize your Patient Room Whiteboard

Jan
16

blueprints

Hospital design, from the overall building architecture to the smallest details of a patient room, is a precise mixture of art and science.…

Jan
02

Among hospital acquired conditions (HACs), patient falls are one of the most preventable, yet they continue to be a persistent problem for hospitals across the country.

According to The Joint Commission, hundreds of thousands of patients fall…

Dec
21

You may be wondering how glass, with its unique characteristics making it a widely used product in various applications, is a sustainable product. The answers may surprise…

Dec
20

patient room board

Patient rooms have many facets. Everything from medical devices to furniture, overall design and layout and even color play into the perception patients have of the care they receive. Just like…

Dec
13

patient room in hospital

There is a certain hierarchy of major goals that must be achieved with every patient room design. First and foremost, patient rooms must foster the safety and comfort of patients. Safety is of the utmost importance, but patient comfort has also proven to be directly…

Nov
22

 

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Nov
20

speaking with patients

One of the most complex issues doctors and nurses confront while on the job is patient communication. Relaying information is an imperfect science because no two patients are the same. Everyone perceives,…

Nov
16

nurse call button

How does a hospital measure success? Is it defined by the health and recovery rates of their patients? Is it defined by a patient's…