WALTHAM, Mass. — February 18, 2015 — Mobile Heartbeat, a leading provider of smartphone applications for improving clinical workflow and team communications, today announced it will be sponsoring and exhibiting at the Nursing Informatics Bootcamp taking place February 27- 28, 2015 at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California.
Mobile Heartbeat will have a booth providing information and demonstrations of MH-CURE, its secure smartphone application enabling clinical communications, patient-specific workflow and a real-time clinical team directory connecting all members of a patient’s care team.
The Nursing Informatics Bootcamp will bring nursing informatics professionals from hospitals across Southern California, Arizona, and Nevada to attend an intensive two-day course focusing on current informatics trends and issues in health. The HIMSS Southern California chapter will host a networking event at the conclusion of the Bootcamp with a presentation on “Mobile Technology in Healthcare: Uses and Challenges.” Eisenhower’s director of information technology, Andrew Hendrian, and nursing research director, Margaret L. Beaman, will be discussing how the hospital is using the MH-CURE smartphone application to save time, reduce costs and improve patient care.
MH-CURE provides patient care teams, including nurses, physicians and technicians, with secure smartphone access to all clinical communications, pertinent patient information and lab data. MH-CURE features secure, HIPAA-compliant texting; staff assignment and dynamic role capabilities; and a Camera Module for enabling care team members to take and view photos for documenting patient wounds, abuse cases, and patient valuables held in the hospital.