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Hospitals

Read: Drones Delivering Blood Could Be New Healthcare Trend in U.S.

Drones Delivering Blood Could Be New Healthcare Trend in U.S.

The FAA is currently reviewing over 150 proposals requesting the use of drones for medical supply delivery and will approve ten projects by May 7.

Read: What Is the State of Hospital Security?

What Is the State of Hospital Security?

Survey shows decreased training in some areas and increased crime

Read: Las Vegas Hospitals Inundated with Victims from Mass Shooting

Las Vegas Hospitals Inundated with Victims from Mass Shooting

Local hospitals had to call in hundreds of additional staff to help treat the wounded who were lined up in hallways and outside.

Read: Utah Hospital, Police Change Protocol Following Nurse’s Arrest

Utah Hospital, Police Change Protocol Following Nurse’s Arrest

New hospital policies ban police officers from entering patient-care areas and require that they check in instead of entering through the emergency room.

Read: Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Let Police Draw Blood from Patient

Utah Nurse Arrested for Refusing to Let Police Draw Blood from Patient

Video footage shows the burn unit nurse explaining policies which protect patients from unlawfully having blood drawn by police.

Read: White Nationalists Protest at UVA on Eve of Deadly Rally

White Nationalists Protest at UVA on Eve of Deadly Rally

Protesters and counterprotesters clashed at the Thomas Jefferson statue on the UVA campus Friday night, leading to one arrest and multiple injuries.

Read: UNM Hospital ER Wait Time More than Double National Average

UNM Hospital ER Wait Time More than Double National Average

The University of New Mexico Hospital is the largest in the state and sees approximately 93,000 emergency room visitors each year.

Read: Survey: 95 Percent of Hospital CIOs Concerned with Data Breaches

Survey: 95 Percent of Hospital CIOs Concerned with Data Breaches

The survey was administered to over 100 hospital CIOs who are members of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME).

These 3 Key Factors Help Ensure Hospital Safety

Listen to this previously live webcast from September 7th, as we discuss the responsibility every facility has to ensure a hazardous free work environment for all employees and staff while learning of specific and insightful ideas on how to do that.

Read: When Does HIPAA Allow Hospitals to Give Patient Information to Police?

When Does HIPAA Allow Hospitals to Give Patient Information to Police?

The HIPAA Privacy Rule permits hospitals to release PHI to law enforcement only in certain situations.

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