Joint Commission Alert: Action Urged to Fight Health Care Worker Fatigue
December 14, 2011 12:10 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - Dec 14, 2011) - The link between health care worker fatigue and adverse events is well documented, prompting The Joint Commission to issue a new Sentinel Event...
Photo Release -- Nurture(R) by Steelcase Wins Nightingale Award for Empath(TM) Recliner at HCD 2011
November 16, 2011 11:45 ET | Nurture(R) by Steelcase
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 16, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nurture® by Steelcase has earned a fourth prestigious Nightingale Award at the annual Healthcare Design 2011 Conference for its new recliner,...
The Joint Commission Releases a New Speak Up(TM) Video on Reducing the Risk of Falls
August 03, 2011 12:34 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - Aug 3, 2011) - The Joint Commission proudly announces the release of the sixth episode in its animated Speak Up™ video series, "Speak Up: Reduce the Risk...
The Joint Commission Presents Its New Speak Up(TM) Video on Pediatric Care
July 06, 2011 12:11 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - Jul 6, 2011) - The Joint Commission is pleased to present the fifth episode in its ongoing animated Speak Up™ video series. The new video, "Speak Up: Kid...
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The Home of the Innocents Deploys Bernoulli(R) Patient Safety Surveillance With Location Tracking for Active, Medically Fragile Children
June 30, 2011 07:00 ET | Cardiopulmonary Corp.
MILFORD, Conn., June 30, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Home of the Innocents in Louisville, Kentucky, and Cardiopulmonary Corp. (CPC), jointly announced today the implementation of Bernoulli®...
New Joint Commission Educational Tool Helps Hospitals Create a Smoke-Free Campus
April 13, 2011 11:04 ET | Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - Apr 13, 2011) - More and more hospitals are recognizing the value of promoting a healthy, smoke-free image in their community. In recent years, hospitals...
JCR and The Joint Commission Host the 2011 Emergency Preparedness Conference
April 11, 2011 14:20 ET | Joint Commission
OAK BROOK, IL--(Marketwire - Apr 11, 2011) - Being in the middle of a large scale emergency is the last thing most health care organizations want to imagine. But emergency plans need to be in place...
Joint Commission Releases the Second Animated Video in the Speak Up(TM) Series
April 06, 2011 11:30 ET | Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - April 6, 2011) - The Joint Commission is pleased to announce the release of its second animated Speak Up™ video, "Speak Up: Infection Control," which...
Joint Commission Releases Animated Patient Safety Video for General Public
March 08, 2011 13:49 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwire - March 8, 2011) - To celebrate National Patient Safety Awareness Week, March 6-12, The Joint Commission is releasing the first in a series of animated Speak...
Florida Hospital Celebration Health Chooses GetWellNetwork
February 01, 2011 09:00 ET | GetWellNetwork
BETHESDA, MD--(Marketwire - February 1, 2011) - GetWellNetwork, Inc., today announced that Florida Hospital Celebration Health, part of the Adventist Health System, selected the GetWellNetwork...