ROBOTIC PATIENT TRANSFERS
Lateral transfers are a routine part of any hospital’s day, yet, despite their commonality, transfers can pose challenges for staff, who are required to perform the move with at least one additional team member.
Annual influenza immunization clinics play a crucial role in a hospital’s battle against the contraction and spread of infectious diseases. With COVID-19, we had to rethink how we delivered our flu vaccinations and store staff records.
Undiagnosed hearing loss is a ubiquitous issue that leads to serious social and health consequences for affected individuals. We set out to understand how providing objective hearing screening upon admission could improve patient care and empower patients to address their hearing loss.
At the onset of COVID-19, Bruyère was faced with the challenge of staff and visitors intending to enter Bruyère’s multi-site hospital and long-term care homes as they normally would. The need to screen employees and visitors for COVID-19 symptoms when entering our facilities was an immediate priority in our response to the pandemic.