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- Infection Control
- Process Improvement
This MInnovation can decrease unnecessary weight and pull on the CL and dressing.
A catheter strap used to help keep a transducer at the correct placement.
A device that minimizes or eliminates the need for the use of a pump and is portable, increasing mobility with transportation.
An online solution that would allow MedStar providers access to hospital-specific antibiogram profile.
A simple solution to suspend multiple device cords off of the floor.
Storing falls-related equipment and supplies in one convenient place for rapid access.
An innovative and inexpensive way for residents to practice epidural technique.
An easy solution to minimize clutter on the on the Vascular Access Cart.
A tool for improving Operating Room block schedules.
An inexpensive solution to organize medications by room.
Re-purposing mesh underwear into a bra to keep female behavioral health patients safe and adequately clothed.
An easy solution to provide a safe belt for behavioral health patients.
A simple graphic user interface allowing those with minimal computer skills to manage any deficiencies in the environment of care.
A better option to protect clinicians from physical injury by a behavioral health patient.
An innovative and safe replacement for the shoelaces of at risk patients.
These charts help to determine the correct dose of children's medications.
Nurses can use a quarterback sleeve to jot down patient information while keeping it protected from prying eyes.
Nurses can use the Stroke Kardex to compile all the necessary patient health information they need to care for their patients without referencing the EMR.
Did you know a thermometer probe can be used to connect O2 lines? Use this MInnovation when the supplied connectors are out of stock.
Kidney stone filter/funnel out of stock? Use a plastic urinal, gauze and a rubber band to filter a passed stone from a Foley catheter collection bag.
Use blank patient chart information labels to note when an IV line was hung and when it should be changed.
When only one transport tech is available, secure a secondary IV bag hangar clip onto the bedrail to tow the IV pole during transport.