Don’t Let Bad Ergonomics Distract from Providing Great Care

We recently partnered with a San Francisco hospital to install GCX wall mounts for their electronic medical records. As part of the process, staff provided us a lengthy list of questions to ensure our mounts met their ergonomics standards. Hospital officials take ergonomics seriously, and for good reason.  The potential cost of repetitive stress injuries among clinicians– and…

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Fulfilling a Clinical Need: A Medical-Grade Support Arm for a Tablet

Since GCX’s foray into patient engagement projects officially launched some three years ago, we’ve been listening to how we can best help our customers fulfill a growing need with our mounting solutions. Tablets, such as the iPad, are now the device of choice due to compatibility, cost and general user familiarity.  One of the many lessons we learned from these discussions is…

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Improving the Maternity Experience for Moms, Care Providers … and IT and Biomedical Engineering

It’s the little things that make a big difference in hospital labor and delivery departments. In this case, we’re talking about small but powerful work surface lights on our new Fetal Monitor Workstation. L&D nurses love the lights, especially those working the night shift, because they can chart and administer medications without having to turn on harsh overhead lights that can…

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Improving the Young Patient Experience at Two Japanese Hospitals

We often hear from hospitals how our medical mounting solutions improve clinicians’ workflows by making it easier to safely and securely access electronic medical records and to document at the point of care. What is especially rewarding for us is when those clinicians also report the positive impact a GCX product has on their patients. Such was the case at two Japanese hospitals that…

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Product Innovation: The Award-Winning GCX Patient Engagement Table’s Origin

Product Innovation: The Award-Winning GCX Patient Engagement Table’s Origin

All truly innovative products are rooted in seeing a need based on both current and future consumer conditions. Such was the case with the GCX Patient Engagement Table that recently took the Silver Award in Product Innovation during this year’s Healthcare Design Awards. That unique bedside table began as an idea we developed while working with our partners at Baptist Health in Little…

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GCX Displays Ways to Enhance the Patient Experience at HIMSS18

GCX Displays Ways to Enhance the Patient Experience at HIMSS18

One place where healthcare and solutions providers will converge to discover new ways to improve patient care and, ultimately, patient outcomes is HIMSS18. GCX is proud to exhibit and be among expert resources at one of the nation’s largest healthcare IT conference March 5-9 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas. For several years now, we’ve been part of the HIMSS conferences as an…

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