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Improving Outcomes Via Integrated Accountability
In the world of healthcare today, accountability is paramount. Yet, when it comes to the delivery of an accountable framework that brings point-of-care technologies together with caregiver activities, health systems...
It Takes A Village
Large numbers of hospital staff members—indeed, a village—care about their patients and work hard to positively impact those patients’ lives. However, the physical, emotional, and technological demands experienced daily by...
Does Patient Care Really Pay? Part II
In my last Pulse piece, I introduced you to John Harmon, CareSight’s COO. This is John’s second installment in a series of pieces that explore the relationship between hospital finances...
An Informaticist Should Be at the Center of Your Organization’s Data, People, and Systems
"Clinical informaticians transform health care by analyzing, designing, implementing, and evaluating information and communication systems that enhance individual and population health outcomes, improve patient care, and strengthen the clinician-patient relationship."...
Teaching an Old Nurse Call System New Tricks
You’d be surprised at what your system can do, regardless of the vintage. A System Installed in 1998 or 2003 Can Still Provide Excellent Data We are often asked by...
Hospital Alarm Committee: There’s Low Hanging Fruit Out There
George Weldon is the chair of the Alarm Committee of Northern Westchester Hospital (part of Northwell Health, the largest IDN in New York State). Since March of 2015 his day...
Ten Tips to Minimize Alarm Notification Distractions for Hospital Workers
Last winter I got into it with a consulting company’s clinical leader about the difference between alarms and alerts. Over the years I’d come to believe that nurse calls were,...
Nursing Customers: Don't Let the Technocrats Kill Your Outcomes
As an integrator of patient care communications technologies, we’re often sitting between systems that are sold, installed, configured, and maintained by others. To further complicate things, the framework and workflow...
What I Wasn’t Thinking About Nurse Call Durations
Last week I took the CareSight product development team to visit two of our local hospital customers so that they could see real patients and real hospital rooms in action....
Nursing Analytics Can Help You Meet TJC National Safety Goal.06.01.01
CareSight began as a nursing performance analytics solution. Our working premise was to turn all of the mountainous data silos generated from devices and systems into simple, easy to understand...

Ten Ways to Make your Alarm Analytics Count

Whether you are doing due diligence for alarm management applications, new patient monitors, a new nurse call platform, or mobile voice technologies; trying to best leverage existing systems; or creating your own reporting tools, the steps outlined in this guide can help you optimize your data reporting and analytics.