Modern construction calls for modern communication.

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September 29, 2014
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Is your hospital planning a major renovation or new construction? If so, now is the time to upgrade from traditional communication systems to a solution that drives workflow to fit the new design. Today’s hospital construction projects focus on the patient experience, transitioning from shared to private rooms and expanding units to larger physical layouts. […]

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When communication is critical.

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September 23, 2014
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More than half (55 percent) of respondents to the HealthLeaders Media 2014 ED Strategies Survey¹ said their Emergency Department is “always or often overcrowded.” The crowding epidemic in our nation’s EDs has huge implications not only for patients seeking treatment, but also for the overall efficiency and financial health of every hospital. As the hospital’s […]

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Grateful for the challenge.

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September 16, 2014
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The Gratitude Challenge is a Facebook trend that reminds us to be grateful for what we have. It’s therapeutic to step back and think for a moment about the many things for which I am grateful, especially as it relates to my career. I’ve been fortunate to be part of an industry that is a […]

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Worth the watch.

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September 9, 2014
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Apple did it again yesterday with three big announcements: the new iPhone 6, Apple Pay mobile payments and the much anticipated Apple Watch. I’m most excited about the Apple Watch, which sports an incredible user interface that is thoughtfully designed in classic Apple style. Carrying over the familiar touch screen from the iPhone, Apple Watch […]

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Communication is personal.

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September 3, 2014
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When my grandmother was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit recently, I spent a lot of time in her hospital room. It was important for me to be there for her and to support my mother, but it was also interesting to see first-hand how the caregivers communicated with each other, with my grandmother and […]

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