Posts Tagged ‘Patient’

APNA Mental Health Nursing Program begins Nov. 20

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) will be hosting a virtual “Recovery to Practice Program” on November 20, December 4 or December 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., CDT. There will be 8.0 Contact Hours available, with the event facilitated by Celeste Johnson, DNP, APRN, PMH CNS, senior director at Alvarez & Marsal; Rebecca […]

Foundation celebrates Patient Safety Awareness Week

Did you know March 8-14 is Patient Safety Awareness Week? This is an annual recognition event intended to encourage everyone to learn more about health care safety. During this week, the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation will seek to advance important discussions locally, and inspire action to improve the safety of health care patients and […]

Future of Data Analytics in Healthcare: Part II

In my previous blog, I reviewed the framework of data analytics and how changing clinical practice requires first measuring it. Not only do you have to measure the thing you want to change, but you must be willing to accept the current reality. We’ve heard many providers say “the data is not accurate and does […]

Who are the members of your healthcare team?

Most people think of a healthcare team as their medical and clinical providers, such as their primary care physician, their preferred hospital and the staff at the hospital, their physical therapist or pharmacist. Each member of the provider team contributes to the healthcare team, but one of the most important members is often not mentioned: […]