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Scottsdale Healthcare Streamlines Contract Labor Process with Broadlane Workforce Management

... clinical staff and agencies, enabling efficient shift management, fulfillment and reconciliation Internal shift management including electronic shift auctions External agency management services ...

Virginia Hospital Center Seeks to Reduce Operating Costs and Improve Supply Chain with Broadlane

... and includes:   External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

NUVIGIL Jet Lag Disorder Data Presented at the SLEEP 2009 23rd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies

... associated with treated obstructive sleep apnea, shift work disorder and narcolepsy. "We know ... can be caused by many factors, including shift work, time zone changes and medical conditions. ... with treated obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), shift work sleep disorder, also known ...

Cephalon Announces the Availability of NUVIGIL for the Treatment of Excessive Sleepiness Associated with Treated Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Shift Work Disorder and Narcolepsy

... associated with treated obstructive sleep apnea, shift work sleep disorder, also known as shift work disorder, and narcolepsy. Cephalon has ... with treated obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), shift work sleep disorder, also known ...

Broadlane Automates Contract Enrollment for Clients

... and includes:   External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Broadlane Receives Environmental Award for Excellence

... and includes:   External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Howard Leight Introduces QuietDose(TM): In-Ear Dosimetry Measures Noise Exposure in Real-Time to Help Prevent Workplace Hearing Loss

... data from the ESP Dosimeter at the end of each shift or work week and analyze the results on a ... occupational hearing loss and Standard Threshold shift (STS) in real time Select appropriate ... worker deployment by more accurately matching shift hours with proper protection Identify ...

RN Sisters Bring Low-Tech Innovations to New Nurses and Nursing Students

... Product RNReport card introduces standardized shift reporting and note taking to help keep new nurses ... efficient by standardizing the note taking and shift reporting process. It fits conveniently in the ... is a tool that standardizes the note taking and shift reporting process. It fits conveniently into the ...

Jet Lag Upsets Brain's Internal Clocks

... fine-tune treatments for sleepy travelers and shift workers, study suggests FRIDAY, April ... but they can be thrown out of synch by jet lag or shift work. "When we impose a 22-hour light-dark ... noted. "We found that after exposing rats to a shift of the light-dark timing that simulates a trip ...

Broadlane Helps Health System Realize Significant Financial and Operational Improvements

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

MetroSouth Medical Center Selects Broadlane to Provide Comprehensive Supply Chain Services

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Wuesthoff Health System and Broadlane Continue Exclusive Relationship; Orthopedic Consulting Initiative Yields Significant Savings

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

New Corporate Agreement with Legacy Hospital Partners, Inc. Names Broadlane Exclusive Provider of Supply Chain and Procurement Services

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

The Health Alliance's Dennis Robb Announced Contracting Professional of the Year by The Journal of Healthcare Contracting

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Night Shift Work Hard on the Heart

... MONDAY, March 2 -- Working the night shift might lead to hormonal and metabolic changes that ... "In the long run, the physiological impact of shift work on several markers involved in the ... out that about 8.6 million Americans perform shift work, which the National Sleep Foundation defines ...

Broadlane Offers Clients Capital Equipment Disposition Alternative through MEDmarketplace.com

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Seasons Arriving 2 Days Earlier, Study Says

... human activity may also be prompting this shift in the seasons, Alexander R. Stine, a graduate ... it's not clear what might be behind this seasonal shift -- which has only been seen over land masses, but ... researchers said the trend may partly owe to a shift in a certain pattern of winds that also has been ...

Medicare Advantage Membership Increased by One Million Between January and July 2008

... over the next two years as carriers begin to shift members to HMO or PPO plans," said DuBose. "Large ... networks in place should be able to more easily shift membership to HMO or PPO options, but smaller ... new requirement. While the new requirement will shift Medicare Advantage membership across the board, ...

Jordan Health Systems Selects Broadlane to Provide Comprehensive Supply Chain Services

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Consumers and Employers Paying Almost $90 Billion Due to Under-Payments to Hospitals and Physicians by Medicare and Medicaid

... The Milliman study measures the cost shift as the difference between actual payment rates ... than ever." In 2006, the hospital cost shift from Medicare was $34.8 billion and $16.2 billion for Medicaid. In 2007, the physician cost shift was $14.1 billion for Medicare and $23.7 billion ...

Revised hours and workloads for medical residents needed to prevent

... and specialty, and overlap in schedules during shift changes to reduce the chances for error during ... the committee's recommendations to reduce maximum shift lengths and to increase opportunities for ... shifts. Residents either could work a maximum shift of 16 continuous hours or they could work a ...

Drug Effective for Temporary Sleep Disruptions

... Trials of tasimelteon show it could aid shift workers, people affected by jet leg ... patients taking tasimelteon showed an earlier shift in plasma melatonin rhythm. The findings were ... sleep latency and sleep maintenance with a shift in circadian rhythms, tasimelteon has the ...

Study shows how shift workers can improve job performance and implement a realistic sleep schedule

... that complete physiological adaptation to a night shift and day sleep schedule does not appear necessary in order to improve night shift alertness and lengthen daytime sleep," said lead ... light and darkness is sufficient to bring night shift performance back to daytime levels. " This ...

Brim Healthcare and Broadlane Continue Successful, Exclusive Relationship

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Broadlane Recognizes AHRMM National Healthcare Resource and Materials Management Week

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

University Physicians Healthcare (UPH) Selects Broadlane to Provide Comprehensive Supply Chain Services

... practitioners and includes: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

New approach sheds light on ways Circadian disruption affects human health

... for seven days by both day-shift and rotating shift nurses and then returned to the LRC for analysis. ... or disruption for day-shift and rotating shift workers was developed based on the circular ... disruption patterns for day-shift and rotating shift nurses were remarkably different from each other, ...

Broadlane's Live Group Buy Awards High-Field Open MRI Contract to Hitachi Medical Systems America Inc.

... practitioners and include: External shift and agency management services Internal shift management, including electronic shift auctions Regional nurse float pool management ...

Longs Reports Preliminary June Retail Drug Store Sales

... to 125 basis points as a result of the calendar shift in Memorial Day, which fell in the ... Company also noted that, as a result of a shift in its fiscal calendar, the fiscal month of June ... the first several days of a month, this calendar shift favorably impacted preliminary June pharmacy ...

HEALTHCARE TECH AND THE WORLD: A MACRO PERSPECTIVE ON HOW TECHNOLOGY WILL IMPACT HEALTHCARE IN THE FUTURE

... healthcare industry: "First, we're actually going shift from expert-based care to system ... Second, we're going to shift (away) from medicine that is appropriate for mass ... going to really shift to individualize medicine. The third component ....

Nurses working overnight support the need for a restorative nap during the night shift

... the need for a restorative nap during the night shift among nurses. Currently, barriers exist both ... advanced assessments and motor skills. Night shift work can lead to sleep deprivation, which in turn ... reduce fatigue and increase vigilance in other shift work environments. Surprisingly, little work has ...

'Food Clock' May Override Master Sleep Clock in Times of Duress

... example, Saper pointed out that while a time zone shift of 11 hours typically burdens our master ... of a food clock could potentially render the shift painless and immediate. "The punch line for ... a way for us to control our biological rhythms in shift work or when we travel," he observed. "In other ...

MIT study suggests caution on new anti-obesity drug in kids

... blindness in the covered eye, while synapses shift to the uncovered eye. How and where this synaptic shift occurs in the primary visual cortex has remained ... one day of deprivation from one eye starts the shift to dominance of the uncovered eye. But injecting ...

Impact of electronic personal health record on hypertension under study

... from their perspective, Mrs. Sodomka says. The shift is toward shared information systems with ... things that are important to them. This is a shift that is being made in health care, a huge shift and this study is part of that. The idea is that ...

New strategy helps reduce errors in obstetrical care

... said. Patients are increasingly handed off from shift to shift and more attending physicians are practicing shift medicine. There is just more opportunity for ...

Extended work hours should factor into return to job after injury

... based on whether they worked a standard day shift or one of many possible nonstandard schedules. The nonstandard schedules were defined as almost any shift outside the regular eight-hour day shift or one of five types of extended work-hour ...

AMA Commends Independent Health for Joining Industry Shift on Physician Performance Measurement

... that the health insurance industry make a radical shift in the central basis for physician rankings. "This radical shift is now underway in New York. Efforts by ... Health for voluntarily joining the ongoing shift in the health insurance industry's stance on ...

Evolution Tips the Balance in Mom's Favor

... pregnancy, it's a miracle that such a significant shift in gravity doesn't have her tipping over during ... that the female body compensates for this shift in several ways. One is to recruit more back ... a pregnant woman's center of gravity starts to shift slowly as she gains weight, with the majority of ...

Night Shift Work May Heighten Risk for Cancer

... group of experts who plan to add night shift work to the official list of "probable" ... of the IARC Working Group that evaluated the shift work-cancer link. The IARC -- a branch of the ... studies have suggested a link between night shift work and cancer, this is the first time it has ...

Nurses working extended shifts, are tired at work and sleep little likely to drive drowsy

... experiencing drowsy driving following every shift worked. On average, nurses reported experiencing ... vehicle crash significantly increased with longer shift durations. The risk for a motor vehicle ... at least six hours of sleep prior to every shift they worked. The risk for a drowsy driving ...
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