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Meet Magnet-Based Requirements with Patient Education Solutions

In a world of value-based care, hospitals are continuously challenged to efficiently deliver high-quality care to reduce costs and improve outcomes. Nothing exemplifies these goals of value-based care more than hospitals that have achieved Magnet Recognition through the Magnet Recognition Program® from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). ...

By |2021-09-27T13:58:59-05:00August 5th, 2021|

The Value of Health Literacy for Healthcare Organizations

People make choices every day that affect both their short- and long-term health. Making these decisions can be significantly impacted by many factors, particularly their level of “health literacy.” Health literacy is a commonly used term that defines the extent to which someone can find, understand, and use ...

By |2021-10-19T08:40:24-05:00October 14th, 2021|

Reaching Minorities with Effective Patient Education

It will be years before we get the full picture of the coronavirus pandemic’s effects on American society, but a few things are already clear. The pandemic revealed what public health experts have been talking about for years: our healthcare system does a good job in delivering acute ...

By |2021-07-30T16:45:55-05:00April 14th, 2021|

Improving Prescription Compliance with Education

Even under the best circumstances—a quiet office, no emergency needs—getting a new prescription can be confusing. Patients need to learn about the new medication, how it may interact with any other meds they are on, how to take it properly, and what side effects to watch out for. ...

By |2021-03-16T09:04:14-05:00March 15th, 2021|

Connect: What Is It and How Can You Get It?

The Wellness Network is proud to announce the launch of our newest TV channel: Connect. Designed to improve the overall patient experience, Connect is a complimentary channel that features a mix of entertainment, relaxation, and wellness education. It’s perfect for waiting rooms and common areas. Check out the ...

By |2021-03-18T08:42:25-05:00March 15th, 2021|

Issues Facing Women’s Health in the Pandemic

Written by Jennifer Lincoln, MD, IBCLC There is no better time than Women’s History Month to examine the issues women are facing as this pandemic hits its one year mark. From stress to screenings, it is so important that women’s unique health needs are met and identified during ...

By |2021-03-16T09:04:53-05:00March 15th, 2021|

COVID-19 Vaccine Resistance

The year 2020 may be over, but the fight against COVID-19 is not. And if that fight is not hard enough on its own, pervasive misinformation and disinformation about COVID-19 vaccines are making a tough climb significantly harder. Unfortunately, this is negatively affecting the number of people willing ...

By |2021-01-20T20:32:57-06:00January 19th, 2021|