Erin Todd

Content crafter at PDi. Writing to promote meaningful connections between patients, families and healthcare providers so that those who are healing can feel well cared for.

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9 Space Efficient Ways to Mount a Personal Patient TV

Space is a commodity in patient areas. When designing patient areas in healthcare facilities, thoughtful consideration must be made for space efficiency. Medical equipment placement, providing ample room for staff and guests, and the placement of...

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The Anatomy of a Well Designed Arm TV System

 

When evaluating entertainment solutions, you want to be sure the device and connected hardware are safe, proven, and reliable. Here’s an overview of elements you should inspect to ensure you select the best arm-mounted entertainment system.
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How Nature Sounds Comfort Patients

It's no secret that anxiety plagues patients as they go through the uncertainty of healthcare treatments. Anxiety can also be increased by medical circumstances such as drug use, phobias and mental disorders. Typical hospital environments don't make it...

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What do patients really want? 3 ways to deliver value to patients

 When it comes to their care, what do patients actually say about what they want?

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Why We Care About Patient Experience

You are there for the crucial moments...

As healthcare providers it is your responsibility to care for patients during the crucial moments of their physical life. You guide individuals towards healing with your expertise and comfort them with your...

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How Tablets Can Improve Patient Engagement

Part 2 of the "Different Angles of Patient Engagement" Blog Series 

Previously, we discussed the experience of a large-screen footwall patient TV. Here, we will dicuss the emergence of consumer tablets used in the patient room to improve patient...

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How a Large Healthcare TV Creates a Cinematic Patient Experience

Part 1 of "Different Angles of Patient Engagement" Blog Series 

In an effort to mirror the average patient's home environment, many healthcare facilities choose a large flat screen healthcare TV and place it on the footwall to liken a cinematic...

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The Different Angles of Patient Engagement

Considerations for transforming the patient experience.

In today's healthcare climate, hospitals must provide excellence in patient experience to be competitive and successful. Many healthcare organizations are looking to technology to enhance patient...

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PDi to show innovation in patient technology at HIMSS 2017 

Innovative Technology Showcase in Intelligent Health Pavilion in Orlando, FL.

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