Tag Archives: Memorial

Memorial Day and the problem with comparing health care workers to soldiers – Vox.com

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, more than 90,000 health care workers have been infected with the virus, and many have died. To name a few, these have included: a beloved doctor who came out of retirement, a patient transporter in Illinois, a pharmacist in upstate New York, and a nursing home worker. And… Read More »

Hardin Memorial Health improved communications in its ED, and patient satisfaction is soaring

When Kentucky-based Hardin Memorial Health doubled the size of its emergency department to better serve its growing population, the hospital also added more care team members and implemented a new communication system. Change management under these circumstances would be challenging in any area of a hospital, but emergency medicine is one of the most stressful… Read More »