Sites look to barcode scanners to “reduce medication errors”, but an in-depth look at which medication errors occur at a site and why they occur should be done prior to assuming that barcodes [...]
The focus of technology in the area of resident safety improvements in retirement homes and those devoted to long-term care is mainly on safety monitoring and remote health systems. It is aimed [...]
Data is usually a valuable asset in any business since it can be utilized in many ways to the benefit of the business. If you come to think of it, data can be used for things like referencing [...]
There has been a trend in the recent years to take up electronic medication management (EMM) systems. Many homes are looking to improve the medication oversight process and its possible outcomes. [...]
Today, the role of the pharmacist has changed from counting pills at the counter to extending their services to their client’s homes. This means that pharmacists are now focusing on long-term [...]
Working with families of our resident population can be challenging at times. Maintaining objectivity when you find yourself repeating or rehashing things of the past is sometimes the most [...]
Are you confused about what an Order Set, Care Plan/Mapping/Pathways, Protocols-Processes, Guidelines, Best Practices etc. are when it comes to nursing?
In today’s digital age, several types of software and other time-saving solutions are on the market to help people in myriad industries achieve results in half the time. In the medical industry, [...]