Infection Control and Prevention: 10 Tips For Preventing Exposure and Contamination In Hospitals

Electronic Health Reporter

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Preventing Misuse of COVID-19 Vaccine Medical Exemptions

Bill Of Health

Already, we have seen during the pandemic willingness among some licensed health care providers not only to spread questionable COVID-related information , but also to fulfill requests to circumvent COVID-related prevention measures. By Ross D. Silverman and Gabriel T. Bosslet.

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Tips For Preventing Ransomware Among U.S. Hospitals and Healthcare Providers

Electronic Health Reporter

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Can Preventive Health Technology Curb Medical Debt?

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Can Preventive Health Technology Curb Medical Debt? Editorial Adrian Johansen medical debt preventing medical debtThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Adrian Johansen, freelance writer; @AdrianJohanse18.

Infection Control and Prevention: 10 Tips For Preventing Exposure and Contamination In Hospitals

Electronic Health Reporter

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Medication Mistakes Among Seniors And Tips On How To Prevent Them

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Medication Mistakes Among Seniors And Tips On How To Prevent Them appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Taking medication is essential to treat some health conditions if they are taken the prescribed way. However, when you skip your dose or take an overdose, the results can be deadly. Medication nonadherence among the […].

Top 4 Digital Solutions For Preventive Healthcare

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Top 4 Digital Solutions For Preventive Healthcare appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Digitalization is inevitable: Technology and healthcare are becoming more inextricably linked as new innovations and discoveries are made. Many health-related devices and services have been created in recent years with the express purpose of improving everyone’s quality of life.

Preventing COVID-19 Frauds and Scams In Medical Facilities

Electronic Health Reporter

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Preventable hospitalization costs among unvaccinated patients surged to $3.7B in August, KFF says

Health Care Dive

More than 280,000 hospitalizations from COVID-19 between June and August could have been prevented by vaccination, researchers found

HIPAA Violations, How to Prevent Them

Electronic Health Reporter

The article HIPAA Violations, How to Prevent Them appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Ken Lynch managing HIPAA Prevent HIPAA workplace violations preventing HIPAA violations Reciprocity LabsThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Ken Lynch, founder and CEO, Reciprocity Labs. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) applies to all companies in the United States.

Preventive Maintenance Stages of Industrial X-Ray Systems

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Preventive Maintenance Stages of Industrial X-Ray Systems appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial maintaining x-ray machines Stages of an Industrial X-ray Preventive MaintenanceThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Do you know how most of the industries depend on X-ray systems?

How Is Technology Helping To Prevent STDs?

Electronic Health Reporter

The article How Is Technology Helping To Prevent STDs? Editorial Brooke Faulkner HIV sexual health sexual health apps STD prevention STD Triage Tenofovir why the rise of STDsThis content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Brooke Faulkner, freelance writer; @faulknercreek. We look towards technology to help solve many of the issues that plague the world today. From healthcare to environmental degradation, innovation has led the way in developing solutions.

The Legality of Pandemic Detection and Prevention Technology

Bill Of Health

Despite the promise Ecker’s model holds for preventing the next public health tragedy, there are a number of legal challenges that may obstruct the practical implementation of such a model, as the law strives to balance pressing public health needs with individual civil liberties.

Healthcare Hacking Profitability and Prevention

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Healthcare Hacking Profitability and Prevention appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Ken Lynch, founder and CEO, Reciprocity Labs. For decades now, hackers have been cashing in on financial data. The routine has been constant.

Medtechs need strategy to prevent bias in AI-machine learning-based devices: FDA

Health Care Dive

The agency is mulling the types of information medtechs might include in labeling for such devices to support transparency. A Philips rep cautioned about the pitfalls of "information overload "

How to Prevent a Stroke

Healthcare Associates

How To Prevent a Stroke. Having a stroke is preventable. Up to 80% of strokes can be prevented by making healthy lifestyle changes and working closely with your doctor to reduce your risk. Many risk factors for a stroke are controllable and preventable.

5 Obstacles Preventing Healthcare Facilities From Providing Optimum Patient Care During The Pandemic

Electronic Health Reporter

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Preventing Human Error At Healthcare Organizations

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Preventing Human Error At Healthcare Organizations appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Tim Dubes, vice president of marketing, Ocrolus. Human error at healthcare organizations is often associated with physicians unintentionally harming patients. While this scenario is common and serious, it’s not the only form of human error that takes place.

Lark Health Raises $100M for Digital Care Management & Prevention Platform

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – Lark Health , a healthcare technology company aimed at delivering infinitely scalable, virtual chronic and preventative healthcare through conversational AI announced it has raised $100M in Series D funding led by Deerfield Management Company.

Hand Hygiene and Infection Prevention

Healthcare Highways

Regular handwashing is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread of germs to others, according to the CDC. Whether you are at home, at work, traveling, or out in the community, find out how handwashing with soap and water can protect you and your family. Hand hygiene antibacterial soap vs regular soap

Consumer Wearable Sensors Monitor Fetal Heartbeat To Prevent Stillbirths

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Consumer Wearable Sensors Monitor Fetal Heartbeat To Prevent Stillbirths appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Researchers at Stevens Institute of Technology in New Jersey have developed a wearable device that lets pregnant mothers parents monitor their baby’s heartbeat. The safe, non-invasive device operates to higher standards of precision and accuracy than […].

They Deserve Better: Preventing Suicide in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Patient Safety

Tony Salvatore, director of Suicide Prevention at Montgomery County Emergency Service, provides insight into the problem and how we can better quantify it, and some simple fixes that can have a big impact

Blue Cross NC, NC State team on diabetes prevention program

Fierce Healthcare

Blue Cross NC, NC State team on diabetes prevention program. pminemyer. Fri, 09/03/2021 - 12:18

Simple Steps to Prevent Dementia

Medcenter

The post Simple Steps to Prevent Dementia appeared first on UVM Medical Center Blog. Many of those with family members suffering with dementia live in quiet fear of one day developing the disease themselves.

Study: More than Half of Hourly Employees Prevented From BYOD

Electronic Health Reporter

A new study reveals that more than half of hourly employees say their current role prevents them from maximizing their full potential at work. The article Study: More than Half of Hourly Employees Prevented From BYOD appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited.

Preventative Tips for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Healthcare Highways

Each year in the United States, about 255,000 cases of breast cancer are diagnosed in women. Men are not immune, either—there are about 2,300 cases diagnosed in men each year.

Sword Health acquires workplace injury prevention company Vigilant Technologies

Fierce Healthcare

Sword Health acquires workplace injury prevention company Vigilant Technologies. agliadkovskaya. Wed, 10/06/2021 - 10:46

Can Nurse Care Team Assistants Prevent Burnout Before It Gets Out of Control?

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Can Nurse Care Team Assistants Prevent Burnout Before It Gets Out of Control? This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Kyle Cooksey, president, CareThrough. Unfortunately, nurse burnout has reached epidemic proportions. That’s not to illicit hopelessness, rather it’s a call to action. Nurses comprise of the largest healthcare workforce in the United States.

Preventing Medical Billing Cash Flow From Becoming A Flat Line

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Preventing Medical Billing Cash Flow From Becoming A Flat Line appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Ethan White, MDVision. From last few years, there have been significant modifications in the rules in addition to guidelines that medical coding and billing firms must achieve.

MIT Sloan Group Releases Tools and Recommendations To Prevent Health System Collapse

Electronic Health Reporter

To prevent hospitals from being overwhelmed, states should focus on preventing the spread of COVID-19 at high-risk sites, such as nursing homes, and in high-risk localities, the COVID-19 Policy Alliance—a group of experts brought together […]. The article MIT Sloan Group Releases Tools and Recommendations To Prevent Health System Collapse appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

KFF: Preventable COVID hospitalizations among unvaccinated cost U.S. health system $2.3B

Fierce Healthcare

KFF: Preventable COVID hospitalizations among unvaccinated cost U.S. health system $2.3B. dmuoio. Mon, 08/23/2021 - 16:01

Locum tenens horror stories…and how to prevent them

CHQ Healthcare

Here are a few of our favorite locum tenens horror stories along with ways you can prevent them from haunting your doorstep! Could it have been prevented with more screening? Best practices for preventing locum tenens horror stories.

COVID-19 telemonitoring tool adapted to prevent heat-related illness

Healthcare It News

However, heat-related deaths are preventable, and these new technologies are a valuable contribution to public health practice. Health authorities in Rome have repurposed a COVID-19 telemonitoring tool to monitor people at risk from heat-related illness.

Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation’s Predictive Model Helps Prevent In-Hospital Adverse Drug Events

Electronic Health Reporter

Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation (PCCI), which improves healthcare for vulnerable populations with advanced data science and clinical expertise, has developed a predictive model that in two years has helped prevent more than 2,000 adverse drug events (ADEs) for hospitalized patients, delivering a potential savings of more than $17 million by reducing re-admissions and eliminating […]. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

CDC Updates Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations

Briggs Healthcare

CDC has updated Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations to Prevent SARS-CoV-2 Spread in Nursing Homes as of September 10, 2021. Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare.

KFF: System-wide costs of preventable COVID-19 hospitalizations nearly tripled to $5.7B in August

Fierce Healthcare

KFF: System-wide costs of preventable COVID-19 hospitalizations nearly tripled to $5.7B in August. dmuoio. Tue, 09/14/2021 - 11:34

COVID-19 Vaccination for Pregnant People to Prevent Serious Illness, Deaths and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes from COVID-19

Briggs Healthcare

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine can prevent severe illness, death, and pregnancy complications related to COVID-19. In addition, pregnant people should continue to follow all recommended prevention measures and should seek care immediately for any symptoms of COVID-19.

Medicare Fraud & Abuse: Prevent, Detect, Report … Revised Web-Based Training

Briggs Healthcare

See updated information in this Medicare Learning Network (MLN) web-based training course: How to identify and report Provisions and penalties Prevention methods. Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare.

Physician suicide: Contributing factors and how to prevent it

CHQ Healthcare

Suicide is a preventable tragedy, and all too often it’s the outcome of the stigma, shame, and silence associated with mental illness. What needs to change in order to help prevent physician suicide?

Genetic Mutations Key to Precision Medicine, Cancer Prevention

Health IT Analytics

A recent study indicated… read more