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Editor-In-Chief Attends HLTH

Editor-In-Chief Attends HLTH
Written by Judith Riess, MTM editor-in-chief It was my privilege to attend HLTH, (pronounced health) held October 26th to 30th, 2019. This, their second conference, had 6200 attendees, almost 400 exhibitors, five tracks covering everything from bold new...  Read more

New Survey Reveals Lack of Compassion in Healthcare

The Orsini Way, a communication training company, announced the results of its new survey exploring how patients describe their interactions with doctors and nurses. The survey found that 71 percent of respondents said they experienced a lack of...  Read more

Canadian Patient Safety Week

Canadian Patient Safety Week
Canadian Patient Safety Week runs from October 28 to November 1, 2019. The Canadian Patient Safety Institute invites all Canadians – the public, providers and leaders – to become involved in making patient safety a priority. Patients and Families as...  Read more

Haptic Robotic Training to Decrease Catheter Complications

Haptic Robotic Training to Decrease Catheter Complications
Each year, more than five million central venous catheters (CVC) are placed in a large vein in the neck, chest or groin to provide patients with fluids, blood or medications. The thin, flexible tubes empty their contents into or close to the heart,...  Read more