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Simple Ways to Align with the 2024 Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals

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Caregivers know that preserving patient safety is instrumental in every hospital. As we enter 2024, new challenges and events in the constantly changing world of healthcare mean that hospital staff must stay up to date with patient safety standards.

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Ensuring Patient Safety: The Crucial Role of Quality Patient ID Wristbands and Labels

PDC Healthcare

Seemingly small but pivotal elements in this are Patient ID Bands and Medical Labels.

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Signs It’s Time for Your ASC to Upgrade Its Patient ID Solution

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Every patient, procedure, and staff member an Ambulatory Surgery Center relies on accurate patient identification. Patient identification wristbands are crucial to ensuring patient safety as they provide a critical link between the patient’s identity, electronic medical record, and treatment.

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Health System Adopts Thermal Printing, Builds on Reputation for Technological Excellence 

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Spartanburg Regional Healthcare Improves Patient Safety by Switching to Thermal Wristband and Label Printing Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, an integrated healthcare delivery system in South Carolina, is building on its reputation for technological excellence with the recent adoption of thermal print patient identification technology.

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Patient ID Performance You Can Rely On

PDC Healthcare

PDC Thermal Wristbands are Lab Tested to Perform in Demanding Healthcare Environment Healthcare providers are constantly evaluating patient safety standards to improve methods to reduce medical errors.

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Texas Residency Program Unexpectedly Announces Closure

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We fear that this decision will negatively impact patient safety and quality of care.” Our residents are currently the primary staff members in our Shoreline emergency department, had of the medical ICU, and the entire Trauma ICU.

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Five Best Practices for IV Medication Administration Safety 

PDC Healthcare

Healthcare professionals are faced with many obstacles while administering IV medication to patients, which can lead to medical errors and a risk for patient safety. Nearly 40% of medical errors take place during medication administration as it is one of the most intricate processes for healthcare staff.