Improve Hospital Performance Measures through Better Communication
✓ Nurse-to-Nurse and Nurse to Physician communication through one application
✓ Decrease Length of Stay & Increase Throughput in ER through Efficient Communication
✓ Decrease Exposure and Liability from Delayed Communication
✓ Improve Discharge Planning and Post-Hospital Care through better Communication and thereby reduce Hospital Re-admissions
✓ Decrease Door to Balloon Time through Instant Communication
✓ Secured Messaging with Auditable HIPAA-Complaint Message Log
✓ Easy Communication between Physician Offices & Hospitals for Better Discharge Planning
✓ Cost Savings Benefits from Efficient Communication
Instant and Streamlined Communication among Health Care Givers:
Nurses do not have to go through unit secretary, hospital operator, physician’s office front desk, or physician’s office answering service. Nurse’s callback number is provided automatically with every page sent to the physician by the nurses or other physicians directly. Nurses do not have to go through your hospital operator and unit secretary. Operator-assisted or unit-secretary assisted calls to the various departments within the hospital by nurses, physicians, and other personnel will be eliminated, as they can use our application directory and make calls directly.
Improve Quality and Decrease Length of Stay with Better Care Coordination:
Hospitals and specialists can communicate with each other instantly and thereby improve care coordination and decrease liability that can result from delayed care for critically ill patients and can also decrease length of stay of patients.
Increased Throughput in the ER through Efficient Communication:
ER physicians and ER nurses can directly contact on-call physician and increase throughput in the ER.
Decrease Exposure and Liability that can result from Delayed Communication:
Radiologists/nurses/specialists can directly contact the physicians to give stat or abnormal results and decrease liability to the hospitals resulting from delayed communications.
Improve Discharge Planning and Post-Hospital Care:
Case managers and nurses can directly communicate with physicians, physician offices, nursing homes, and home health care nurses for better discharge planning and post-hospital care and thereby reduce hospital re-admissions.
Decrease Door to Balloon Time in STEMI Alert and Stroke Alert Patients by instant communication:
The ER Physicians can reach the correct “On Call” Physician for STEMI Alert by secure texting, securely sending EKG to the Smart Phone or making a direct phone call in a matter of seconds. Once the patient is accepted by the ‘On Call” Physician; the STEMI Cath Lab Team can by activated with a single message at one shot. This can save about 5-15 minutes of precious door to balloon time.
HIPAA-Compliant Secured Messaging:
The messages are SSL/AES encrypted, messages accessed outside the application have a have time delayed expiration, and the message inbox is password and PIN-number protected. The messages cannot be forwarded outside of the application to prevent data leakage.
Highly Scalable and Rapidly Deployable:
Our multi-tenancy model and database structure allows us to add any number of tenants, and our pre-configuration features makes it rapidly deployable.
Cost Savings from Direct Communication:
Nurses save up to 30–60 minutes/shift by using our efficient communication platform. This can result in up to $1.5 million/year savings in nursing costs for a 200-bed hospital through instant Nurse to Physician communication. Operator-assisted or unit secretary-assisted calls to the various departments within the hospital by nurses, physicians, and other personnel will be eliminated, as these professionals can use our application directory and make calls directly. A unified communication in health care platform, like ours can facilitate instantaneous Clinician to Clinician communication that can result in up to $200,000 savings in operator and unit secretary costs for a 200-bed hospital.
Easy Communication between Physician Offices & Hospitals:
Physician offices don’t have to fax any records and then call to schedule or confirm a procedure at your hospital; they can directly send data and communicate with the work center through our application. Hospitals can obtain records from physician offices or send records to physician offices, or they can obtain post-hospital discharge appointments for efficient follow-up and care coordination.
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