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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 10, 2020

Insulin Management and COVID-19 Resources

In by Susan Lawrence

Insulin Management and COVID-19 Resources What We Know About Patients with Diabetes or Hyperglycemia and COVID-19 Why Glycemic Control is Important: It has been widely studied that the incidence of diabetes predisposes patients to an increased risk of infections1 and an increased risk of complications during infection2. Additionally, the occurrence of hyperglycemia contributes to an impaired immune response.3 Emerging Studies …

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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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June 1, 2017

Clinical and financial impact of inpatient diabetes care and glycemic management in the ICU and Non-ICU. Dr. Guillermo Umpierrez of Emory University and Grady Health.

In by Susan Lawrence

TOPIC TIME STAMP 00:00 Diabetes Research at Emory University 01:18 Hypoglycemia in the ICU 03:24 Clinical Inertia Surrounding Glycemic Control 05:14 Current Glycemic Guidelines and Targets 06:06 Reducing Complications for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 07:10 Reducing ICU Stay for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 08:57 Reducing Cost of Care for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 10:32 Patients With Diabetes vs Patients Without Diabetes 11:29 Computer-Guided …