Vigilantly monitoring his patient's vitals

Budgeting for Technology Feature

A few years ago, TriStar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, began investing in limb preservation technology to better treat patients with vascular diseases who were at risk of amputation. The system includes new X-ray, catheter and ultrasound equipment to allow minimally invasive surgeries that remove blockages and restore blood flow to arteries. While the […]

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Always Ready, Always Vigilant

Infection prevention is both a challenge and an urgent priority for healthcare organizations. As threats emerge, the latest research identifies—or disproves—new infection prevention strategies. Payers, meanwhile, are increasing the pressure on providers to prevent healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs). Knocking Out HAIs Over the past decade, the healthcare industry has made significant progress in preventing hospital-acquired infections. […]

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Know Your Inventory Story

Cardiovascular surgeons at TriStar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, don’t worry about running out of supplies. When they go into an operating room, the sterile kits, clamps, retractors, needles and other surgical instruments they need are always on hand, thanks to the heart and vascular center’s automated inventory management system. Each time an item […]

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