A crisis is no time for hospitals to ignore problems. In a letter to The New York Times, Verge Chief Clinical Officer Inge Garrison explained the importance of listening to healthcare professionals who raise safety concerns, even during the coronavirus pandemic: “Failure to ensure employee safety now will have long-lasting consequences: If staff moraleRead more »
Leveraging Technology to Improve Critical Communication
In today’s patient-centered healthcare environment, the sustained commitment to quality and safety is an absolute imperative. The practice of rounding by nurses, physicians, support services and hospital administrators is one of the most effective and necessary functions in hospital and medical centers and can greatly increase an organization’s safety and communications, enhance patients’ well-being and satisfaction, and result in positive outcomes.
Written by Inge Garrison, Chief Nursing Officer for Verge Health | September 15, 2016
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