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Much has been said about making hospitals healthier for staff. And facilities have made strides in several areas, including providing staff with healthier food and more relaxing break rooms to fight fatigue and burnout. But hospitals need to do more …
With the hustle and bustle happening at all hours in a hospital, patients may have trouble getting adequate sleep, which could have a huge impact on their recovery.
While hospital staffers know that good hand hygiene is the best bet for cutting down on germs, it may not always be their biggest priority. One hospital came up with a unique, multifaceted strategy for boosting hand-washing rates.
To meet the new mandates of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), hospitals are getting creative in how they go about improving patient care and increasing patient satisfaction — and not all of the improvements cost a lot of money, either. …