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EHOB to provide bedside pressure mapping system

EHOB to provide bedside pressure mapping system

EHOB has reached a distribution agreement with Wellsense and will become a provider of the latter's M.A.P™ Continuous Bedside Pressure Mapping System.

Get the most benefit from support surfaces

Get the most benefit from support surfaces

Despite the use of support surfaces, over 2.5 million people each year still acquire pressure ulcers. This raises certain questions in regards to the use of support surfaces, such as: How does a facility select the best support surfaces for individual needs?

Wellsense monitoring system decreased pressure ulcers in study

New research indicates Wellsense's MAP system improves patient outcomes for those at risk for pressure ulcers, according to results published in WOUNDS.

Quality measures recommended for dual eligible coordination programs

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Implementing an effective quality measurement system is paramount in improving care and lowering costs in the dual eligible population, according to a new stakeholder report.

Nursing home quality measures should address short-stay rehab residents, group says

The set of quality measures used on Medicare's Nursing Home Compare website should be updated to include more measures for short-stay rehabilitation residents, according to one panel of experts. The Nursing Home Compare program measure set contains a mix of process and outcome measures for safety and prevention of mortality, but there are some gaps, according to a new report from the Measures Application Panel (MAP).