More than 10,000 patients may have been compromised in FDNY EMS data breach.
After leadership of Community Ambulance realized that they lacked an efficient system for evaluating data that was being collected, they hired a new quality improvement manager who implemented a software solution that both provided immediate feedback to crews while also focusing on the things that matter to patients.
Miller EMS leverages the MEDIVIEW™ BEACON Prehospital H.I.E. to Connect in Real-Time with Hospitals in Missouri, Texas and Oklahoma.
Data can be a powerful prophylactic, but it’s still too often seen as its own pain.
ImageTrend, Inc. announced the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services has selected ImageTrend for multiple solutions for the state’s health information technology. The interconnected software will provide documentation and reporting for EMS, licensure of EMS care providers and healthcare data interoperability among hospitals, healthcare registries, EMS and HIEs.
A detailed summary of a dynamic presentation on improving documentation given by Steve Wirth, Esq., EMT-P, at the annual meeting of the American Ambulance Assocation (AAA) on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at the MGM Grand Hotel Conference Center in Las Vegas.
Initial data shows that the Rapid Emergency Medical Score (REMS) may be a predictor of positive EMS impact on patient care not only during prehospital treatment but also in regard to hospital lenth of stay.
The National EMS Information System (NEMSIS) aids in providing data for EMS research and allows agencies to compare data that sheds light on areas of improvement. Here are some key points to remember as your agency upgrades to new versions of NEMSIS.
An epidemiologist reflects on the importance of patient information from EMS providers.
Intermedix has released a new charting feature for TripTix that significantly decreases time spent on documentation by auto-populating necessary protocol-based action items to generate comprehensive patient care reports.