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Putting Metadata to Work for Your Patient Education

One of the truisms of patient education is that it has to work seamlessly in your clinical workflow. The best piece of education is useless if clinicians can’t easily prescribe it and patients can’t easily access it. Fortunately, there are many ways to effectively deliver patient education—whether ...

By |2020-07-23T19:42:46-05:00July 23rd, 2020|

Orthopedics: Reopening in the Time of Coronavirus

The impact of the novel coronavirus will be felt for years to come, in ways expected and unexpected, but its transformation of the health care system is already in motion. From the earliest days of the pandemic, the U.S. healthcare system was stressed in ways it’s never ...

By |2020-07-27T09:30:18-05:00July 23rd, 2020|

July 2020 News Update

The July 2020 News Update includes: Supporting Pregnant and Postpartum Women during the COVID-19 Pandemic Optimize Workplace Reopening for COVID-19 Keep Patients Safe Meet Strategic Initiatives Reopening for Surgery July 2020 Supporting Pregnant and Postpartum Women during the COVID-19 Pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic is ...

By |2020-07-27T08:12:33-05:00July 23rd, 2020|

Keep Patients Safe

When the first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in the United States—in January—it would have been hard to imagine that seven months later, the country would still be breaking records for new cases and staring down the prospect of rapidly rising rates of hospitalization and deaths. Unfortunately, ...

By |2020-07-23T14:24:44-05:00July 23rd, 2020|

HealthClips Online Quick Tutorial

  Standardized education across the care continuum. HealthClips Online offers a unified presentation of award-winning, clinically accurate video and print resources, customizable education playlists, seamless integration and easy accessibility to support consistent education and engagement across the care continuum. Recommended Learning - Use ...

By |2020-08-13T11:55:02-05:00July 5th, 2020|

Free Resources to Support Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic

We are offering free online coronavirus patient education resources to all US hospitals as they face this pandemic. This offer includes access to a hospital-branded HealthClips Online platform, complete with over 40 printable digital articles and videos from the Centers for Disease Control, World Health Organization, SAMHSA, ...

By |2020-06-30T14:27:22-05:00June 30th, 2020|

June 2020 News Update

The June 2020 News Update includes: Tools for Remote Learning Infection Prevention Considerations for COVID-19 Changes in the NICU Caring for Our Most Vulnerable Take Our Annual Survey! June 2020 Tools for Remote Learning Reaching your patients with education to help them manage their ...

By |2020-06-30T16:00:07-05:00June 22nd, 2020|

Comorbidities and COVID-19

One of the cruelties of COVID-19 is the danger it poses to the most vulnerable populations. Even as we’re still learning more about how the coronavirus is spread and how it affects long-lasting populations, its lethality among seniors and those with pre-existing conditions is coming into clear ...

By |2020-07-15T09:08:06-05:00June 17th, 2020|

NICU Infection Prevention and Visitation

The hospital landscape—and indeed the entire world—has changed over the past few months since the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S., caused by the coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2.  Hospital administrators and healthcare workers have seen changes come at a near-breakneck speed as new evidence about the ...

By |2020-07-08T14:59:42-05:00June 17th, 2020|

Infection Prevention Considerations for COVID-19

Infection prevention and control in the time of COVID-19 has been the beneficiary of both challenges and opportunities. The challenges have involved implementation of best practices in the areas of personal protective equipment (PPE) use, performance of hand hygiene, early recognition of infection, isolation, patient placement and ...

By |2020-06-29T12:02:28-05:00June 17th, 2020|