How Saratoga Hospital leveraged patient monitoring to reduce transfers to ICU by 63%

How Saratoga Hospital leveraged patient monitoring to reduce transfers to ICU by 63%

For many hospitals, the shift to value-based care is adding pressure to deliver quality care and achieve the best clinical outcomes while reducing costs. Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga Springs, New York, was one such hospital facing these challenges as they tried to adapt to delivering higher quality, accessible and affordable care to aging populations with […]

A customer shows his iPhone XS Max during the launch of iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max at  an Apple Inc. store on the Nanjing East Road on September 21, 2018 in Shanghai, China. Apple Inc. released its new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max smartphones in China on Friday. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)

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VCG | Visual China Group | Getty Images A customer shows his iPhone XS Max during the launch of iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max at an Apple Inc. store on the Nanjing East Road on September 21, 2018 in Shanghai, China. Apple Inc. released its new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max smartphones in […]

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AI-powered perinatal monitoring system cuts newborn intensive care admission at Baylor

Much has been reported in the media about the maternal mortality crisis in the United States. The U.S. has the highest maternal death rate among the world’s developed nations – 26 per 100,000 live births. THE PROBLEM While maternal mortality rates are decreasing in other developed countries such as Germany, France, England, Japan and Canada, […]

Magee Women's Hospital in Pittsburg

Remote patient monitoring via smartphone cuts one-week post-partum visits by 57%

Historically, at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Magee-Womens Hospital in Pittsburgh, when a patient has been discharged from the hospital and has had a hypertensive disorder during her pregnancy or postpartum period, it recommended follow-up within a week to the primary OB provider for a blood pressure check. Patients are sometimes sent home on […]

Denver Health sign on building

Denver hospital deploys hand hygiene monitoring system to boost adherence

Health systems are constantly working to decrease their rates of hospital-acquired infections. Beyond the obvious patient safety concerns, their bottom lines could depend on it, with new Medicaid payments systems that some states are adopting. The new requirements make it more critical than ever to reduce HAIs with specific targets for these infections. Denver Health […]