Search Tag: University of Michigan Health System

ICU Management

Take Your PICC: the Right Line for the Right Patient

2015 15 Sep

An international panel of experts has released the first comprehensive guide to using intravenous, or vascular access, devices of all kinds. The Michigan Appropriateness Guide for Intravenous Catheters, or MAGIC, is published as a supplement in Annals of Internal Medicine.Use of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) has become popular for... Read more

Executive Health Management

Music Room Soundproofing to Reduce Hospital Noise

2015 18 Aug

One of the most common patient complaints about hospitals is the noise with multiple monitors, paging systems, wheelchairs, gurneys and squeaking carts all making a good night’s sleep impossible.University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) consisting of hospitals and clinics in south east Michigan and the University of Michigan Medical School, is making... Read more