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Results of Wolters Kluwer-Huntsville Hospital Study on Reducing Sepsis Morbidity and Mortality to be Unveiled at Becker’s Hospital Review Annual Meeting

April 27, 2016 – The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, will announce the findings of its study on the impact of real-time clinical surveillance and data analytics on an Alabama hospital’s sepsis mortality rates at the Becker’s Hospital Review 7th [...]

By | 2016/04/27 at 10:00 AM|Press Releases|

We Need To Change The Way We Deal With Sepsis In The U.S.

Americans are more concerned about sepsis than ever before in the Internet age. Some of that heightened awareness came recently, after Patty Duke’s family went public about the fact that she died from the condition. The day the news broke, Google searches for the word “sepsis” spiked 827 percent. Recent spikes in search terms like “sepsis symptoms” and [...]

By | 2016/04/12 at 4:02 PM|POC Advisor News|

Wolters Kluwer to Showcase its Decision Support Solution for Improving Sepsis Outcomes at HIMSS16

February 25, 2016 – The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, will showcase its cloud-based decision support platform for the improved diagnosis and treatment of sepsis in Booth #5537 at the HIMSS16 Conference & Exhibition. POC Advisor™, which reduced sepsis mortality [...]

By | 2016/02/25 at 10:00 AM|Press Releases|

The promise of a new beginning: On the call with Ginny Kwong, MD, Vice President, Chief Medical Information Officer, Halifax Health

In a previous set of interviews with Jim O’Brien, MD, MSc, Vice President of Quality and Patient Safety, Ohio Health Riverside Methodist Hospital and Stephen Claypool, MD, Medical Director, POC Advisor, Wolters Kluwer, we learned about the ravages of sepsis and how POC Advisor’s electronic surveillance and alerts assist in sepsis detection. To continue our “Countdown to HIMSS’16” [...]

By | 2016/02/23 at 10:00 AM|POC Advisor News|

The keys to combating sepsis: Change management processes and decision-support tools

Sepsis may be one of the biggest killers in the U.S., yet it is not a condition with which many average Americans are familiar. Nevertheless, hospitals are always looking for new ways to catch and treat sepsis as early as possible, to improve patient outcomes and reduce mortality rates. Read the full article from Becker's [...]

By | 2016/02/03 at 10:00 AM|POC Advisor News|

A new tool for an old fight: Using electronic surveillance and alerts to detect sepsis

Historically, sepsis has been one of the most important medical conditions in the United States, yet it is not properly appreciated by many in terms of its real significance. Unlike heart disease and cancer, where most people at least generally know about the tremendous number of deaths and the financial impacts they create, sepsis is somewhat [...]

By | 2016/01/25 at 10:00 AM|POC Advisor News|

Halifax Health implements Wolters Kluwer clinical decision support in ED

Aiming to improve sepsis outcomes, Halifax Health has implemented Wolters Kluwer POC Advisor clinical decision support platform in its emergency department. Read the full article on Healthcare IT

By | 2015/12/23 at 10:00 AM|POC Advisor News|

Wolters Kluwer Partners with Halifax Health to Improve Sepsis Outcomes in the Emergency Department

December 22, 2015 – The Health division of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information and point of care solutions for the healthcare industry, has partnered with Halifax Health to improve sepsis outcomes by integrating POC Advisor™ into clinical workflows. A cloud-based, integrated decision support platform, POC Advisor detects and electronically alerts clinicians to [...]

By | 2015/12/22 at 10:00 AM|Press Releases|

Wolters Kluwer Executive to Discuss Advanced Data Analytics at Health Datapalooza 2015

May 29, 2015 — Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Sean Benson, Vice President of Innovation, Clinical Solutions, will participate in a panel discussion on data analytics at Health Datapalooza 2015 in Washington D.C. The session, “Innovation in Action: From Algorithms to Clinical Change,” will [...]

By | 2015/05/29 at 10:00 AM|Press Releases|

Clinical Decision Support May Help Reduce Sepsis Mortality

CHICAGO — Implementation of a cloud-based alerting system and change management were associated with a 53% drop in sepsis mortality in a single-site study. Read the full article in Medscape Medical News.

By | 2015/05/20 at 10:00 AM|POC Advisor News|