Search Tag: Intermountain Healtcare

ICU Management

Acute Care Teleconferencing

2015 10 Sep

As time is critical in the treatment of stroke patients, Utah-based Intermountain Healthcare has adopted an innovative teleservices platform called Telestroke. The aim is to test patients for the cause of a stroke and diagnose them for a specific medication within 3.5 to 4.5 hours after a stroke occurs, according to an article in HJnews.com.Telestroke... Read more

Executive Health Management

'Hotspotting' Valuable for Population Health Management

2015 19 Jun

Leaders at Intermountain Healthcare (Salt Lake City, Utah) discussed their organisation's efforts in population health hotspotting during a recent HealthLeaders Media LIVE event. Intermountain has made a concerted effort — from use of analytics to clinical redesign — to improve patient care and reduce high utilisation.In 2011, a New Yorker article featured... Read more