Caregiver Communication

Hillrom Reports Strong Third Quarter Financial Results | PR Newswire | 7/31/2020

CHICAGO Hillrom (NYSE: HRC ) today announced financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended June 30, 2020 and provided commentary on current business trends and outlook. For the fiscal third quarter, Hillrom reported earnings of $1.40 per diluted share compared to $0.48 per diluted share in the prior-year period. On an adjusted basis, excluding special items, earnings of $1.95 per diluted share rose 59 percent from $1.23 per diluted …

Adverse Childhood Communication Experiences May Be Associated with Increased Risk for Chronic Disease | 7/29/2020

The study notes that two forms of early life toxic stress that can potentially impact the health of individuals who are deaf and hard of hearing are language deprivation (insufficient access to direct child–caregiver communication during the critical period of language development) and communication neglect (ongoing or recurrent exclusion from indirect family communication and incidental learning). According to the study, even when caregivers are successful in isolated one-on …

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Hillrom Inks Partnership With Aiva To Facilitate Voice-Enabled Clinical Workflows | PR Newswire | 7/28/2020

CHICAGO , July 28, Hillrom (NYSE: HRC ) today announced a new commercial partnership with Aiva, enabling hands-free communication for both patients and staff utilizing an in-room voice assistant and Hillrom’s Voalte® Mobile solution. With this new capability, Hillrom’s Voalte system is the only mobile clinical communication platform with a comprehensive solution that includes hands-free caregiver-to-caregiver communication – unique to Hillrom – as well as nurse call, medical device …

Gallaudet University Research Study Finds Language Deprivation, Communication Neglect Increase Deaf Children’s Risks for Heart Conditions, Depression, and Other Diseases | PRWeb | 7/28/2020

Gallaudet University Research Study Finds Language Deprivation, Communication Neglect Increase Deaf Children’s Risks for Heart Conditions, Depression, and Other Diseases Share Article In the first nationwide National Institutes of Health-funded study of its kind, led by the Center for Deaf Health Equity at Gallaudet University, scientists and researchers found that adverse childhood communication experiences are associated with increased risks for multiple chronic diseases in deaf and hard of hearing …

Hillrom Partners with Aiva to Facilitate Voice-Enabled Clinical Workflows | 7/28/2020

Speech Technology News Hillrom Partners with Aiva to Facilitate Voice-Enabled Clinical Workflows Hillrom, a medical technology provider, is partnering with Aiva, a voice operating systems provider, on a hands-free communication platform for both patients and staff using an in-room voice assistant and Hillrom’s Voalte Mobile solution. With this new capability, Hillrom’s Voalte system includes hands-free caregiver-to-caregiver communication, as well as nurse call, medical device …

How Telemedicine Is Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry | 7/16/2020

2020 How Telemedicine Is Revolutionizing the Healthcare Industry With our current restrictive measures in place to address the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, the immunocompromised and those with chronic conditions are confronting pandemic-exclusive challenges in requesting and receiving medical care services, as Instacares are flooded by potential COVID-19 patients and wait times skyrocket. Thankfully, the medical arenas of telemedicine and addiction treatment are merging in response to quarantine procedures …

HUMOR – Cats Behave Like Humans Using Zoom | 6/10/2020

by Brenda Avadian, MA Caregiver communication skills depend upon multiple levels of information – the expression of ideas, body position and movement, vocal pacing and tone, facial expressions, nervous tics, and more. What happens when we’re limited to communicating two-dimensionally? Video conferencing is how many of us have been keeping in touch. Research shows that we become tired when using video platforms like Zoom and Google Hangouts. We need more …

Parkinson’s caregiver lecture Sept. 17 | 9/13/2019

MASSILLON The Parkinson’s Foundation will have a caregiver communication lecture Sept. 17 at Danbury Senior Living, 2550 University Drive NW. This is a lunch and live-feed webinar of Dr. Angela Roberts’ “Communication Strategies for Optimal Success.” Lunch begins at 12:30 p.m. with the speaker at 1 p.m. Attendees can participate in Danbury’s Parkinson’s exercise program at 2 p.m. The event is free but reservations are required. Call 330-833-7229 or …

Critical Alert Launches Expanded Product and Market Strategy: Aiming to Address All Elements of Patient-to-Caregiver Communication with Its Patient Event Bus | PRWeb | 5/9/2019

Critical Alert Launches Expanded Product and Market Strategy: Aiming to Address All Elements of Patient-to-Caregiver Communication with Its Patient Event Bus Share Article Critical Alert, a leading enterprise-class patient communications application developer, announced today the launch of its expanded product and market strategy as described on its newly redesigned website ( http://www.criticalalert.com ), emphasizing a strategic pivot towards interoperability with its promotion of the Patient Event Bus. Critical …

Patient satisfaction, caregiver communication can reduce risk of hospital readmission | 12/11/2017

Patient satisfaction, caregiver communication can reduce risk of hospital readmission Massachusetts General Hospital Print E-Mail A survey of patients admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) has found that patients reporting greater levels of satisfaction with their care and good communication with the health care providers were significantly less like to readmitted to the hospital in the 30 days after discharge. The study, the first to focus on patients’ perceptions …

Voalte and Lightning Bolt Solutions Announce Partnership to Integrate Physician Scheduling and Communication Platforms | PRWeb | 10/16/2017

… resulting in optimal care for patients and cost savings for health leaders. What could be more powerful than two No. 1 KLAS ranked technologies teaming up?” About Voalte Voalte develops smartphone solutions that simplify caregiver communication . Ranked number-one and named 2017 Category Leader in the Best in KLAS: Software & Services report for the Secure Communications Platform segment, Voalte is the only company to offer a comprehensive Mobile Communication Strategy …

Avera Health Presents Webinar on Improving Patient Outcomes with a Healthcare Communication Platform | PRWeb | 10/10/2017

… the discharge process to speed patient throughput, streamline the medication order process, and optimize alarm management to ensure patient safety. Register online for the free webinar. About Voalte Voalte develops smartphone solutions that simplify caregiver communication . Ranked number-one and named 2017 Category Leader in the Best in KLAS: Software & Services report for the Secure Communications Platform segment, Voalte is the only company to offer a comprehensive Mobile Communication Strategy …