View Post

January 7, 2021

A Nurse’s Introduction to Glytec’s eGMS

In by Alexa Driscoll

guide eGlycemic Management System® Guided Workflows for Nurses that Help Improve Patient Safety1 A Nurse’s Introduction to Glytec’s eGMS Glycemic management can be a major source of stress for nurses. Manually calculating insulin doses, calling physicians to verify or adjust titration, copying information from paper protocols into the EMR — they all take time away from the patient. The risks …

View Post

January 5, 2021

eGMS Implementation & Support: A proven process for glycemic management success

In by Alexa Driscoll

guide eGMS® Implementation & Support A proven process for glycemic management success Creating great software is one thing. Getting it to work seamlessly in actual hospital environments is another. That’s why we developed a streamlined post-purchase process that ensures all stakeholders have exactly what they need to achieve great results. Our tried-and-true implementation process includes detailed milestones, weekly meetings and …

View Post

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 …

View Post

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! 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 to reduce patient length of stay and the …

View Post

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! Learn how CHI Franciscan: Conducted a study on the clinical and financial outcomes of an eGMS® Evaluated the impact of an eGMS on length …

View Post

Improved Hospital Glycemic Control with eGMS® and High-Reliability Strategies – Dr. H. Courtenay Harrison, Jr.

In by Carisa McLaughlin

video Improved Hospital Glycemic Control with eGMS and High-Reliability Strategies Presenter: H. Courtenay Harrison, Jr., MD | Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital Watch the video today! Learn how Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital: Resolved insulin mismanagement in their facility using technology and new insulin protocols Evaluated strategies to reduce severe hypoglycemia, overall hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia video Improved Hospital Glycemic Control …

View Post

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! Learn how Grady Hospital: Compared continuous IV insulin to subcutaneous insulin use for hyperglycemic patients Evaluated ICU protocols on rates of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia and time to target blood glucose …

View Post

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 …

View Post

November 1, 2017

Successfully transitioning from sliding scale to basal bolus: Truths behind the journey and the results. Rose Newsom of Kaweah Delta Health Care District.

In by Susan Lawrence

Successfully transitioning from sliding scale to basal bolus: Truths behind the journey and the results. Rose Newsom of Kaweah Delta Health Care District.

View Post

October 1, 2017

Clinicians and Patients Speak to the Efficacy, Safety and Value of Glytec’s eGlycemic Management System.

In by Heather DelCarpini

Clinicians and Patients Speak to the Efficacy, Safety and Value of Glytec’s eGlycemic Management System.

View Post

August 1, 2017

Successfully transitioning from sliding scale to basal bolus: Truths behind the journey and the results. Kaweah Delta Health Care District.

In by Susan Lawrence

Successfully transitioning from sliding scale to basal bolus: Truths behind the journey and the results. Kaweah Delta Health Care District. Download a PDF of this compelling case study showcasing how Kaweah Delta Health Care District partnered with Glytec to achieve best practices in glycemic management. Download PDF Successfully transitioning from sliding scale to basal bolus: Truths behind the journey and …

View Post

November 1, 2015

A new standard of care for glycemic control: Sentara Healthcare’s transition to Glytec’s eGMS, executive perspective. Dr. Paul Chidester, Vice President Medical Affairs, and Dr. H. Courtenay Harrison, Jr., Medical Director Diabetes Center.

In by Heather DelCarpini

A new standard of care for glycemic control: Sentara Healthcare’s transition to Glytec’s eGMS, executive perspective. Dr. Paul Chidester, Vice President Medical Affairs, and Dr. H. Courtenay Harrison, Jr., Medical Director Diabetes Center.

View Post

July 1, 2015

How eGMS enables subcutaneous basal bolus insulin therapy and overcomes difficulties of meal-to-meal dosing adjustments. MD Magazine interviews Dr. Jagdeesh Ullal.

In by Heather DelCarpini

How eGMS enables subcutaneous basal bolus insulin therapy and overcomes difficulties of meal-to-meal dosing adjustments. MD Magazine interviews Dr. Jagdeesh Ullal.

View Post

May 1, 2015

Use of Glucommander to prevent medication errors involving insulin. Diabetes in Control interviews Dr. Joseph Aloi.

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of Glucommander to prevent medication errors involving insulin. Diabetes in Control interviews Dr. Joseph Aloi.