In today’s ever-evolving healthcare landscape, staying informed about the top hospital safety trends and concerns is essential for organizations striving for innovation. This article provides an overview of the pressing issues impacting patient safety, addressing challenges such as staffing shortages, pediatric mental health crisis, violence against healthcare staff, and mismatches between assignments and competencies. Additionally, […]

Endur ID is pleased introduce the EIE-1-TH Infant Easy – an Ultra Soft Infant and NICU Identification product which is constructed from a very soft material.  The new Endur ID EIE-1-TH bands eliminate skin irritation while being manufactured in a format which can be used 6 different ways, from Wrist and Ankle Bands to Long […]

Endur ID is proud to announce that as of May 17, 2016 we have secured patent US 9,339,408 B2, pertaining to the Endur ID Secur Loc Clasps. Secur Loc Clasps are used in conjunction with Endur ID Secur Max wristbands.  These clips were invented after it was clear that an interlocking, easy to use secure […]

The National Patient Safety Committee has come out with a follow up to their 1999 report on Patient Safety.  While they note that progress has been made in the arena of Patient Safety in the last 15 years, there is a general consensus that not quite enough progress has occurred and this needs to be […]

Patient safety is one of the primary concerns for healthcare providers across the world, but is especially important in the field of pharmacy. One mistake from a pharmacist can cause severe reactions to medications and possibly even more serious results. Pharmacists at Franklin Memorial Hospital are emphasizing that importance during National Hospital and Health-System Pharmacy […]

New Jersey is a pioneer state when it comes to the development and implementation of patient safety programs. Recent data from the AHRQ, or the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, shows that these programs pay off not only in better patient outcomes, but also in terms of finances. The Partnership for Patients The State […]

The emergency room is often a busy place, filled to the brim with the sick and the injured. The doctors and nurses in these units work under an unimaginable amount of stress, and in some situations, this can have an impact on patient safety. Implementing certain procedures and guidelines, and in some cases even improving […]

Although a variety of systems have been used over the years when developing hospital wristbands for patients, errors have still been made in the areas of incorrect treatments and prescriptions. As a result, a Milwaukee hospital decided to ensure that some of its tiniest and most vulnerable patients – namely, newborns – are clearly and […]

When you are injured, or when a sudden illness strikes, getting to a hospital on time can save your life. As a result, when you place a call for emergency services, you expect an ambulance to arrive and care for you until you get to the hospital. A startling survey conducted by the Scottish Labor […]

Over the past few years, one of the most crucial topics of conversation that has arisen in the medical industry is that of hospital patient safety. This has led to the development of a wide range of technology-based solutions, all of which will go a long way towards ensuring that all patients are as well […]