Increase Patient
Safety & Improve
Margin

ABOUT TOUCH TO KNOW

Hospitals are facing a crisis on two fronts: One of every ten patients is harmed by clinical mistakes made with their care; and Hospital margins are decreasing although the demand for hospital services is increasing.

A major contribution to this situation is the inability to find and record the use of the 1000s of constantly circulating medical consumables and devices in the hospital that clinicians and nurses need for patient care.

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS


Darryl Harkness

CEO of the Ingham Applied Medical Research Institute


Jamie Stanistreet

Senior Advisor of BioConnexUS


Saul Resnick

CEO Australia & New Zealand: LSHC APAC & DHL Supply Chain


Dr. Gareth Owen

Colorectal & Laparoscopic Surgeon

RESOURCES

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  • Can hospitals recover losses and contribute to margin?
  • What is item level accuracy and how does it contribute to safety?
  • How can hospitals track and trace circulating inventory?
  • Are hospitals losing money on prosthetics?

BLOG

By Len Kennedy / November 6, 2019

Fingertip Information

At the end of October 2015 Dr Simon Woods, Executive Director and General Manager, Cabrini Malvern presented a paper outlining challenges and opportunities in procurement. Amongst other things he mentioned he pointed to the difficulty of getting financial and clinical data. In my words, lacking fingertip information. I define fingertip information as data you receive by touching an object of some sort. [...]

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By Len Kennedy / November 6, 2019

Sensor-Aware with everyday tasks can help inspiration

This year I’m focussing on being sensor-aware with everyday tasks. By being sensor-aware work in 2016 will be good for me and the innovators that I work amongst at the Eastern Innovation Business Centre in Mulgrave. The Centre has been designed to use sensors for maximum benefit. [...]

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Want to Reduce Harm, Save Lives & Improve Hospital Margins?

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