Nova Scotia Health Authority, previously Capital Health, is Nova Scotia’s province-wide provider of health services. They operate hospitals, health centers, and community-based programs throughout the province.
According to a survey published by the American Hospital Association (AHA) in 2016, there are 3,231 community hospitals in the United States that are a part of a larger hospital system. These sizable healthcare systems are often the result of mergers.
Those of us in the healthcare communication field already know the value of telehealth and virtual care. As the COVID-19 pandemic evolved, telemedicine gained worldwide recognition as a critical healthcare tool to keep both patients and medical staff safe.
Did you know National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th, Florence Nightingale's birthday? In 1994, the American Nurses Association’s (ANA) Board of Directors designated these days as permanent dates to observe National Nurses Week.
Hospital call centers are playing a critical role in their healthcare organization’s response to the current coronavirus crisis. 1Call is helping with this endeavor by offering free operator licenses to customers during the pandemic.
Your healthcare organizations and patients need a good IT partner to help with clear and fast communications. 1Call provides communication solutions to hospitals and clinics and has dedicated, knowledgeable staff to collaborate with you.
After more than 20 years of helping hospital call centers with their communication technology needs, we understand that investing in and maintaining a communication system in healthcare requires a significant commitment of staff time and resources.
HIPAA and HITECH were put in place to protect PHI and miSecureMessages is the perfect text messaging tool to help healthcare organizations stay in compliance. SMS or text messages are stored on mobile devices and smartphones and can be viewed by a third party.
The Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has made huge impacts on our health and day-to-day life throughout the world. Whether you’re an operator relaying an important message, or a doctor tending to a patient, fast and reliable communication is critical to ensure the safety and well-being of those you’re responsible for.