Nurse News

MEDITECH’s EHR Helps Hospitals Target and Prevent CAUTIs

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MEDITECH’s Lead Physician Informaticist, Steven Jones, MD, states that according to the CDC, more than 560,000 U.S. patients are affected by urinary tract infections caused by the insertion of a catheter in the urinary tract each year.


MEDITECH Attends Annual Association of California Nurse Leaders Conference

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MEDITECH recently attended the 38th annual Association of California Nurse Leaders conference in Rancho Mirage. The event focused on the critical role nursing leadership plays in driving meaningful change within the healthcare industry.


Fairmont Regional Medical Center Home Health Shines in Joint Commission and CMS Surveys

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Consistently named to the HomeCare Elite™ list — an annual list of the most successful home care providers in the United States, Fairmont Regional Medical Center Home Health (Fairmont, WV) received high marks during a recent audit by the Joint Commission. Additionally, the agency also underwent a recent CMS survey which resulted in no deficiencies.

 


Henry Mayo Newhall Rapidly Improves CPOE Usage Across Hospital

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In 2011, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital (Valencia, CA) started implementing MEDITECH’s CPOE solution to improve functionality across the hospital.


Three Ways MEDITECH Events Put a Spring in Your Step

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The year just started and we’re already thinking ahead to MEDITECH's spring lineup of customer events. We have three reasons to add these to your “Must-Do” list.


HIMSS16 Speaker Series: Stillwater Medical Center to Highlight CPOE and Patient Experience

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Stillwater Medical Center is slated to share their success with CPOE and mobile technologies in improving patient satisfaction/engagement, on March 2nd at HIMSS16.


Liverpool Women’s Ranked Among Best in the UK

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Liverpool Women’s NHS Foundation Trust recently received a top ranking for maternity services. 


Metrics from MEDITECH Key to Bristol Hospital’s Magnet Status

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Bristol Hospital (Bristol, CT) recently received Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) — a testament to the organization’s commitment to quality, patient safety, and their relentless focus to meet the highest standards in nursing.


MEDITECH’s 2016 Nurse and Home Care Forum Call for Abstracts

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MEDITECH is seeking customer stories and quality metrics for the upcoming 2016 Nurse and Home Care Forum, held at our conference center in Foxborough, MA from June 15-17.


Swedish Covenant Hospital Earns NICHE “Senior-Friendly” Status

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MEDITECH customer Swedish Covenant Hospital (Chicago, IL) was recently awarded “Senior-Friendly” status by the Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) program following a successful recertification process.


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