January 19, 2023MedStar Washington Hospital Center Opens Biocontainment Unit to Care for Patients Who Contract Highly Infectious Diseases
Biocontainment and observation of patients in one dedicated space WASHINGTON – MedStar Washington Hospital Center has opened a state-of-the-art Biocontainment Unit (BCU) that will be used primar...
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January 17, 2019New Research Reinforces Importance of Reporting and Collaboration to Prevent Patient Harm in Electronic Health Record Systems
Washington, D.C., — A growing body of evidence indicates the need for additional evaluation of and improvements to electronic health record systems (EHRs), which have been adopted by the major...
January 04, 2019
Personal AI of nurse to aid in at-home monitoring of patients suffering from heart failure Pasadena, CA/Hyattsville, MD (March 4, 2019) — ObEN Inc., the artificial intelligence (AI) company cre...
January 04, 2019Patient Safety and Health IT Experts Call for Improvements As Widespread EHR Adoption Reaches 10-year Milestone
Washington, D.C., — Marking the 10th anniversary of the landmark federal act that encouraged hospitals, clinics, and physician offices to adopt electronic health record systems (EHRs...
December 20, 2018
Advanced Technology Offers Hope to Qualified Patients Needing Replacement BALTIMORE— Dr. John Wang, chief of the cardiac catheterization lab, and his team at MedStar Union Memor...
December 06, 2018
Study of Stroke Prevention Device Which May Give Physicians More Flexibility in Optimal Cardiac Positioning Washington, D.C., June 12, 2018 – MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute...
November 29, 2018Journal of the American Medical Association: Improving Electronic Health Record Usability and Safety Requires TransparencyOn Nov. 29, 2018, the Journal of the American Medical Association published a viewpoint article titled, “Improving Electronic Health Record Usability and Safety Requires Transparency,” by authors from MedStar Health’s National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, American Medical Association, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.