Convergence & Collaboration
Episode 1: Don't hit the snooze button on alarm management
Listen and discover the many ways clinical and operational data created by medical devices can be used to improve patient safety and patient satisfaction. Capsule's VP of Product Management and Marketing, Kevin Phillips and John Elms, President of Connexall USA discuss the negative consequences of alarm mismanagement, how to prioritize alarms both in number and type, and ideas on how to reduce alarm hazards. This 15 minute conversation is especially timely in light of the Joint Commission’s fast approaching January 2016 deadline requiring hospitals to establish alarms as an organization priority and to identify the most important alarms to manage.