Skip to Content

PatientSafe scoops up Merck unit

Outcomes play a more important role than ever before, yet there is still a gap between hospital care delivery and home health management. Read more

An Interview with PatientSafe CEO Joseph Condurso

We provide a platform for creating and delivering an intelligent interactive workflow solution. We express those workflows through bedside applications that can be executed at the point of care by the frontline care team. Read more
mhealth

How a mobile alert system improves nurse, physician workflow

The mobile health industry has played a significant role in improving communications throughout hospitals and clinics, as more nurses and doctors continue using mobile devices and apps to better coordinate care. Read more

ECRI Hospital Safety Report Highlights Need for Mobile Care Solutions

Despite recent gains, there is still much work to be done in improving patient safety at hospitals, as highlighted by the ECRI Institute report released in April: "2015 Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns for Healthcare Organizations." Read more

Leading the Conversations of mHealth

Healthcare organizations across the country are exploring data and systems interoperability initiatives. According to June 2015 survey results published by the Healthcare Financial Management Association, nearly 70% of senior financial healthcare executives rated interoperability as a top projected need for their organization over the next three years. Read more
himss conference 2017

Smart Phones: The New Clinical Interface

At a 2009 Texas Regional HIMSS event in a room filled with CIOs and IT Directors, a speaker boldly predicted that smartphones would become a clinical tool and that Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) would be commonplace. The response from the audience was basically – not in my organization, no way! Times have certainly changed. Read more

mHealth masters: Why BYOD is a risky strategy

Steve Shirley, CIO and vice president of IT at Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo, Colo., has more than 35 years of experience in the information technology field. In this role, he leads a team of 52. Read more

Easing Cognitive Workload for Clinicians

Nurses accomplish more than 100 patient care and related activities per eight-hour shift,1 which creates a significant cognitive workload. Read more

Apps for Electronic Health Records a New Frontier for Developers, VCs

When the U.S. government told health-care providers to move their patient health records from paper files into a digital format, companies including Cerner Corp., Epic System Corp.and Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc. saw a major uptick in business for their electronic health record services. Read more
patient data points and secure texting

Cognitive Nursing Workload and Leveraging Technology

Nurses’ cognitive workload is a point of concern for nurse informaticist Cheryl Parker, PhD, RN-BC, FHIMSS. Nursing Show host Jamie… Read more

Don't miss the news!

See what the media is saying about PatientTouch, the only care collaboration platform that unites communication and workflow in one application. Complete the form below to get updates.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.