Health Care

Preventing Healthcare-Associated Infections: Looking Ahead

Healthcare-associated infections (HAI) are infection issues that arise in patients during a stay, treatment course, or surgery in a medical facility. Infections associated with intention to care for and improve a patient’s condition are common due to a range of factors including lack of environmental education and hygiene guideline protocol. [...]

By |2019-05-20T17:52:04+00:00April 25th, 2019|Health Care|0 Comments

Common Patient Care Issues and How to Avoid Them

Issues with patient care are inevitable, which is why many markets within the healthcare industry work avidly year-round to reduce potential problems and improve the quality of patient care, overall. Current problems facing physicians, clinics, and hospitals vary from problems as basic as patients falling to as digitally complex as [...]

By |2019-05-20T17:48:03+00:00April 17th, 2019|Health Care|0 Comments

Difference Between Privacy and Confidentiality in Healthcare (HIPAA vs Confidentiality)

As medical notes are recorded and transcribed, very little is left off the table of what can be recorded, remembered, and passed along as patient information. It is no surprise, then, that the digitization of medical records has opened patient awareness to concerns and parameters of confidentiality, wondering where boundaries [...]

By |2019-03-04T18:34:46+00:00February 25th, 2019|Health Care|0 Comments