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Update on Saving Lives with Predictive Analytics

OUR GUEST  Sean Benson, Vice President of Innovation at Wolters Kluwer Health joined the show once again to give us an Update on Saving Lives with Predictive Analytics <iframe width="320" height="30" src=";powerpress_player=mediaelement-audio" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"></iframe> Specifically, we discuss the following with Sean on this episode: (4:00) Sean, when we last talked before HIMSS15, you told us how Huntsville Hospital was [...]

By | 2016/07/27 at 1:33 PM|POC Advisor News|

Wolters Kluwer to Present on the Financial Benefit of Improved Sepsis Outcomes at Becker’s CIO/HIT + Revenue Cycle Conference

July 26, 2016 – The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, will discuss how one hospital has saved millions in care costs through the improved early detection and treatment of sepsis at the upcoming Becker’s Hospital Review CIO/HIT + Revenue Cycle [...]

By | 2016/07/26 at 2:00 PM|Press Releases|

Targeting instances of sepsis at Huntsville Hospital

“Evaluating the Impact of a Computerized Surveillance Algorithm and Decision Support System on Sepsis Mortality,” appeared in the June print edition of The Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA). This study examined how clinicians at Alabama’s Huntsville Hospital decreased sepsis-related deaths by 53 percent during a 10-month period using a combination of clinical change management [...]

By | 2016/07/20 at 4:44 PM|POC Advisor News|

Seeking a sharper focus on sepsis

It’s been just a few weeks since boxing legend and activist Mohamand Ali died of sepsis, a condition that still remains greatly a mystery to many outside and inside healthcare. In our previous worked focusing upon sepsis, we learned several discrepancies exist in incidence and mortality reporting due to the host of definitions and terminologies [...]

By | 2016/07/06 at 10:00 AM|POC Advisor News|