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The Latest in GCX Patient Engagement Solutions at HIMSS17

As one of healthcare technology’s largest conventions, HIMSS17 provides an excellent opportunity for organizations to learn new ways to use information technology to improve the patient experience. GCX’s growing suite of patient engagement solutions will be on display at HIMSS17 showroom booth #5051 Feb. 19-23 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. We’ll discuss the…

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Exploring a Higher Level of Patient Experience


Exploring a Higher Level of Patient Experience

In a Richmond, Va., hospital’s ICU, tetraplegics unable to move by themselves are communicating and staying connected to the outside world by controlling an overhead laptop’s cursor using their eye instead of a mouse. Elsewhere, a new mother is opening up a web portal on a tablet to watch her newborn via live video feed from the NICU.  And San Francisco pediatric patients are…

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Paralyzed Patients Use Technology to Engage with their Care Team and Families

Not long ago, GCX unveiled a new Patient Engagement Table, a hospital-grade over-bed table with an adjustable arm that places a tablet or other electronic device in easy-to-use positions for hospitalized patients. It was designed to improve the individual patient experience, as well as relieve some of the workload for busy nurses.  The response to initial use of the Patient Engagement…

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Learn How to Make Patient Rooms More Engaging at HIMSS16 Booth #4039

One of the medical technology industry’s biggest conferences is this week, and we’re excited to again be a part of it. HIMSS16 kicks off Monday with Preview Night at the Sands Convention Center and Expo in Las Vegas. By the end of the week, we hope to have met with many of the 43,000 attendees looking for solutions to better engage patients and allow medical equipment to work…

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Putting More Information and Control in the Patient’s Hands

Not long ago, one of our customers asked this question: What could we do within a patient’s room to make it easier to use a tablet or other portable electronic device?  Could we repurpose an over-bed table so we can avoid another awkward cart or big arm in the room? So, we set to work putting together a prototype of what would eventually become our new Patient Engagement Table.…

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Medical Technology: The Bridge to Better Patient Care

Hospitalizations can be traumatic experiences, whether a visit is planned or not. Patients find themselves surrounded by unfamiliar equipment  -- monitors to track their vital signs and devices that help administer treatment. It may be reassuring to know that the best technology available is being applied to help improve their situation. But this same technology can intrude, making it…

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