Nursing 2018: Broadening Opportunities as New Players Stake-Out Territory in Healthcare

Nursing 2018: Broadening Opportunities as New Players Stake-Out Territory in Healthcare »

7 Sep, 2018
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Nursing 2018: Broadening Opportunities as New Players Stake-Out Territory in Healthcare. Nurses and other healthcare professionals can apply their expertise in new roles and with new technologies; but now they have the option to do so within corporate entrants who are discovering their value points in healthcare.

Meet Your New Colleague: the Service Bot

Meet Your New Colleague: the Service Bot »

1 Aug, 2018
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Service robots will be a welcome addition to the healthcare team as a way to relieve some of the “hunting and gathering” that nurses spend so much time on. Be prepared for your new clinical team member.

Nurse Led Innovation

Nurse Led Innovation »

5 Jul, 2018
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Nurses solve problems every day, whether it is at the bedside, out in the community or within various parts of the healthcare system. Nurses have a long history of prototyping and creating innovative solutions to care for their patients. Examples of nurse innovators throughout the last hundred years can be found in here. More recently,…
Igniting the Innovative Spark in Nurses through Mindset

Igniting the Innovative Spark in Nurses through Mindset »

9 Jun, 2018
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Every day we read about new technologies and emerging companies working to bring their innovative solutions to market and solve health care challenges facing our health care professionals, patients, families, communities and populations at large. As we read these articles many of us might find ourselves wondering how someone even begins to develop a healthcare…
Nightingale Apps completes beta version of app for nurses

Nightingale Apps completes beta version of app for nurses »

4 Aug, 2017
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Nightingale Apps has just completed the beta version of an app for nurses. Now it has its sights set on a pilot.

Scott Frederick on the Value of Nurse Technologists

Scott Frederick on the Value of Nurse Technologists »

11 May, 2015
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At PointClear Solutions, Scott Frederick provides clinical insight and product research for software and app developers looking to disrupt healthcare. He's directly associated with one aspect of the PointClear business model that we find fascinating and innovative: the use of nurse technologists to vet the workflow effectiveness of every technology the company manages. This week,…
5 Things We Discovered at Last Week’s Connected Health Symposium

5 Things We Discovered at Last Week’s Connected Health Symposium »

29 Oct, 2014
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A panel from Boston Children’s Hospital presents, including Carla Small, Karen Sakakeeny, Alexandra Pelletier and Israel Green-Hopkins. Photo by Aine Cryts. About 1,200 healthcare visionaries, clinical experts, patient advocates and researchers descended on the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston for the Connected Health Symposium on October 23 and 24, 2014.…
Google Glass in the NICU: Stephanie Shine’s Medical Mission

Google Glass in the NICU: Stephanie Shine’s Medical Mission »

18 Aug, 2014
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Google Glass could allow parents to track their NICU babies' progress from afar, lowering depression and anxiety. Photo via NICU Wiki. When Stephanie Shine, a Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) nurse, delivered her son Samuel 3.5 months before his intended due date, he weighed 1 pound, 2 ounces. She delivered him…
The Business of Caring

The Business of Caring »

23 Jan, 2014
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“It’s been a pleasure working with you” is a phrase I hear people say all the time, but it is not something I myself say to colleagues or patients. As a boilerplate phrase, it can roll off the tongue in a paradoxically tongue-in-cheek manner. Despite its potential attempt to transmit cordial feelings, in my mind…

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