Healthcare News & Insights

2 ways technology is improving ICU patients’ care, experience

Technology is improving patients’ experience and care at hospitals every day. Facilities can take advantage of many different options to boost outcomes and satisfaction, especially regarding some of its most vulnerable patients in intensive care. 

EHR changes reduced ordering errors for NICU patients

Errors in patients’ clinical orders could have serious consequences. But a few simple tweaks to one hospital’s electronic health records (EHR) system managed to cut these mistakes for a group of vulnerable patients: babies in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

Tipping the scales in the maternity ward

The rise in obesity is creating additional complications for one branch of medicine in particular.

Hospital closes NICU nurses’ impromptu nail salon

L.A. may be a looks-obsessed town, but one hospital took things a bit too far.