Progress can’t happen without collaboration, and collaboration can’t happen without meaningful communication, says David Muntz, who shares some of the lessons he’s learned about getting a message across.
Sometimes it’s not the data providers can see that helps improve care delivery, but the data they can’t see, says ConcertoHealth CIO Sampath Narayanan, who talks about his team’s strategy.
The problem is clear: physicians face too many time pressures, and patients don’t feel they’re being heard during encounters. The solution is also clear, says CT Lin, and it involves better communication strategies.
The only thing more important than having routines in our lives? Being willing to break from them, says Kate Huvane Gamble, who discusses the key benefits of “shaking things up.”
A newly-expanded ED is no place for cumbersome solutions that can hinder staff communication, says Deanna Parker, who talks about the hands-free system that has made a big impact at Hardin Memorial.