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November 24, 2020

The Key to Unlocking Quality Improvement in Diabetes Care and Beyond

In by Alexa Driscoll

guide eGlycemic Management System® The Key to Unlocking Quality Improvement in Diabetes Care and Beyond By providing a high-reliability strategy for achieving the standard of care in glycemic management, Glytec’s eGlycemic Management System (eGMS) can help improve the quality of inpatient diabetes care and positively impact organization-wide quality measures including readmissions2 and length of stay.1 Glucommander, our FDA-cleared decision support …

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November 23, 2020

Reduce Average Length of Stay with Glytec’s eGMS®

In by Alexa Driscoll

guide eGlycemic Management System® Reduce Average Length of Stay with Glytec’s eGMS® Length of stay (LOS) is one of the most important performance indicators for hospitals. Average LOS reflects the quality and efficiency of the care patients are receiving, and strongly correlates with cost of care. Reducing length of stay can produce direct and meaningful benefits for hospitals, including freed …

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November 9, 2020

Reduce hospital readmission rates with Glytec’s eGMS®

In by Alexa Driscoll

guide eGlycemic Management System® Reduce hospital readmission rates with Glytec’s eGMS® How Glycemic Management Impacts Readmissions Readmission rates are a key indicator of hospital quality, and high readmission rates following certain diagnoses and procedures can lead to penalties from CMS under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP).1 While a number of variables can impact readmission rates, controlling patient blood glucose …

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October 22, 2020

Reduce the Incidence of Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia with the help of Glytec’s eGMS®

In by Alexa Driscoll

guide eGlycemic Management System® Reduce the Incidence of Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia with the help of Glytec’s eGMS® Dips and spikes in patient blood glucose can prolong recovery and lead to dangerous complications. Unfortunately, many healthcare providers and hospital leaders accept high rates of hypo- and hyperglycemia as normal. They don’t have to be. Poor glycemic management is typically driven by …

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October 5, 2020

Diabetes Technology Society’s Virtual International COVID-19 and Diabetes Summit – Jordan Messler, MD, SFHM, FACP

In by Alexa Driscoll

video Diabetes Technology Society’s Virtual International COVID-19 and Diabetes Summit Technology-Driven Glycemic Management in the COVID-19 Era Presenter: Jordan Messler, MD, SFHM, FACP | Executive Director, Clinical Practice at Glytec Watch the video and read the event recap: The 2020 Diabetes Technology Society’s Virtual International COVID-19 and Diabetes Summit brought together a broad range of panelists to discuss the “Role …

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September 18, 2020

Intro to Glytec for Certified Diabetes Educators

In by Alexa Driscoll

Intro to Glytec for certified diabetes educators Enhance patient safety, improve quality outcomes and decrease costs throughout the continuum of care. Glucommander™, our FDA-cleared software, delivers personalized insulin dosing recommendations at the point of care, improving patient safety and clinician workflow efficiency while also providing unprecedented visibility into glycemic management performance. Along with the other modules in our eGlycemic Management …

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June 24, 2020

Technology Reduces the #1 Adverse Medication Safety Events in the Hospital – Debra Dudley, RN

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Technology Reduces the #1 Adverse Medication Safety Events (AMSE) in the Hospital Presenter: Debra Dudley BS, RN, CDE | AdventHealth Diabetes Institute Watch the video today! hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: “5011756”, formId: “4d87b301-5136-4f67-b014-27c155ca7f54”, sfdcCampaignId: “7010d000000mvNCAAY” }); Learn how AdventHealth: Addressed the high number of hypoglycemic events among their patients Compared the efficacy and safety of different insulin management systems Used technology …

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Utilization of eGMS® Decreases Hypoglycemia Adverse Drug Events, LOS and Costs – Jamie Casanova, PharmD

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Utilization of Computer-Guided Insulin Dosing Decreases Hypoglycemia Adverse Drug Events, Length of Stay and Cost of Care at Large Pacific Northwest Health System Presenter: Jamie Casanova, PharmD, BCPS | CHI Franciscan Watch the video today! hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: “5011756”, formId: “4c83ddb0-e164-4dee-9193-67b590b945bc”, sfdcCampaignId: “7010d000000mvNDAAY” }); Learn how CHI Franciscan: Conducted a study on the clinical and financial outcomes of an eGMS® …

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Sustained Hypoglycemia Reduction with IV insulin via eGMS® – Barbara McLean, MN, RN

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Sustained Hypoglycemia Reduction with IV Insulin via eGlycemic Management System Presenter: Barbara McLean, MN, RN, CCNS-BC, NP-BC | Grady Hospital Watch the video today! hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: “5011756”, formId: “05efb7e5-244a-4845-9466-074a62aa555c”, sfdcCampaignId: “7010d000000mvNEAAY” }); Learn how Grady Hospital: Evaluated the efficacy of the eGMS® compared to standard protocols Analyzed the incidence of severe hypoglycemia and overall hypoglycemia within their health system …

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Improved Patient Safety and Glycemic Outcomes in the ICU Using Computer-Guided Intravenous Insulin Therapy Versus Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Improved Patient Safety and Glycemic Outcomes in the ICU Using Computer-Guided Intravenous Insulin Therapy Versus Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy Presenter: Alexandria Hall, PharmD | Grady Hospital Watch the video today! hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: “5011756”, formId: “4bcb3b24-2af9-4575-a353-d31e2f9f5197”, sfdcCampaignId: “7010d000000mvNIAAY” }); Learn how Grady Hospital: Compared continuous IV insulin to subcutaneous insulin use for hyperglycemic patients Evaluated ICU protocols on rates of hypoglycemia …

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June 22, 2020

Reduction of Hospital Hypoglycemia with eGMS and Quality Programming Across 180 US Hospitals

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Reduction of Hospital Hypoglycemia with eGMS and Quality Programming Across 180 US Hospitals Presenter: Joseph Aloi, MD | Wake Forest Baptist Health Watch the video today! hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: “5011756”, formId: “4dfa3ad2-3869-45bf-9371-a78c655ff9b4”, sfdcCampaignId: “7010d000000mvNHAAY” }); Learn how Wake Forest Baptist Health: Conducted the largest patient safety clinical trial to date on an eGMS® Evaluated the risk of hypoglycemia on an …

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April 1, 2020

CMS measure specification: Hospital Harm – Hypoglycemia.

In by Susan Lawrence

What do you need to know about the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed hypoglycemia measure? Measure Intent Better Quality of Care This measure would incentivize hospitals to implement clinical workflows that facilitate evidence-based management of diabetes to reduce the likelihood of hypoglycemia events. Improved Patient Outcomes This measure may result in fewer patients experiencing adverse events associated …

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March 13, 2020

Virtual Diabetes Care

In by Susan Lawrence

Virtual diabetes care: Unlocking the keys to real results. Dr. Ronald Dixon of Onduo and Dr. Andrew Rhinehart of Glytec. Hosted by HIMSS. Virtual diabetes care: Unlocking the keys to real results. Dr. Ronald Dixon of Onduo and Dr. Andrew Rhinehart of Glytec. Hosted by HIMSS. hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: 5011756, formId: “57069c22-3549-442c-a76f-a11503dd686a”, shortcode: “wp”, });

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March 12, 2020

Improving the quality and cost of diabetes care

In by Andrea Martucci

Two Case Studies Presented at IHI National Forum Demonstrate Use of Glytec’s Technology and Services Leads to Improved Glycemic Outcomes Learn how Dr. Richard Pratley of Florida Hospital System (now AdventHealth Orlando) and Dr. Steven Edelman of UCSD discovered and reduced hypoglycemia risk. Hosted by American Hospital Association. hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: 5011756, formId: “12b48391-b1c6-4443-9bf8-7ededc6ecd81”, shortcode: “wp”, });

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Reducing Hypoglycemia in Hospitalized Patients: Get the Evidence

In by Susan Lawrence

Reducing Hypoglycemia in Hospitalized Patients: Get the Evidence Receive a report detailing the results of 11 clinical studies, all of which highlight use of Glytec’s eGlycemic Management System (sample pages shown here). Simply complete the form below. hbspt.forms.create({ portalId: 5011756, formId: “09bbff82-2c51-4000-a483-8b8d073d43d4”, shortcode: “wp”, });

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February 1, 2018

U.S. Survey of Healthcare Professionals: Inpatient Diabetes Care and Glycemic Management. Focus on Insulin Therapy and Hypoglycemia.

In by Heather DelCarpini

U.S. Survey of Healthcare Professionals: Inpatient Diabetes Care and Glycemic Management. Focus on Insulin Therapy and Hypoglycemia. Achieving better outcomes for patients with diabetes is imperative to the successful shift from volume to value. The question is, are we doing everything we can? Are we paying enough attention to their unique needs? A recent nationwide survey of healthcare professionals who …

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January 1, 2018

Hypoglycemia in the hospital. Why is it costing you millions and what can you do?

In by Susan Lawrence

Two Case Studies Presented at IHI National Forum Demonstrate Use of Glytec’s Technology and Services Leads to Improved Glycemic Outcomes Hypoglycemia in the hospital is common, costly, extremely serious and largely preventable. It is a major safety concern impacting patients with and without diabetes across all service lines. Download this comprehensive eBook and learn everything you need to know about …