Targeting telemetry: How appropriate use of patient monitoring devices reduces waste and improves workflows
Telemetry is often inappropriately prescribed for patients who need enhanced monitoring, which begins in the emergency department and continues in the med surg setting.
Improving adherence to recognized standards and applying technologies to manage the problem more proactively can make it easier and more efficient to manage patients, particularly as organizations struggle with staffing shortages and financial pressures in a rapidly changing economic environment.
In this white paper, you will learn how to:
- Utilize AHA guidelines in specific categories recommended for telemetry use
- Recognize the wide-ranging impacts of excessive telemetry use
- Leverage technology and education to reduce avoidable telemetry
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