Connections

Welcome to the PDi Blog.

Taking the patient experience to new heights.

Sign Up Today

3 min read

How Arm-Mounted Technology Makes Care More Patient-Centric

Patient-centered care brings patient engagement and personal involvement in care to a new level. When facilities try to implement patient-centered care, there is often a disconnect between what facilities think will make them more patient-centric and...

Read More

2 min read

The Top 5 Healthcare Podcasts about the Patient Experience

UPDATED April 15, 2022

You know that the patient experience is quickly becoming one of the most important aspects of the entire healthcare experience. Patients want quality care, and HCAHPS regulations have made the patient experience a key part of...

Read More

3 min read

Why iPads are Bad for Patient Experience and Patient Safety

Patients can easily feel lonely during infusion therapy or a hospital stay. Healthcare organizations can help ease this loneliness by providing technology that can do many things besides making patients feel more comfortable. This technology also...

Read More

3 min read

Planning for a Successful Bedside TV Installation

Patients really appreciate the quality experience a personal bedside entertainment system can provide during their stay. It’s very important to think about all aspects of the patient experience together with the project needs before ordering and...

Read More

6 min read

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...

Read More

2 min read

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.
Read More

Enhanced Entertainment on Healthcare TVs in a Snap

Do you wish you could provide more entertainment and relaxation features through your patient TVs without the added cost or long set-up process that interactive patient systems require? 

Read More

2 min read

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...

Read More

2 min read

PDi Unveils Televisions with More Entertainment Technology

Medical-grade TVs offer patients added entertainment and relaxation options, no internet required.

No internet, no problem! PDi Communication Systems, Inc. has been driven by the mission of improving patient experience with entertainment technology since...

Read More

4 min read

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?

Read More

2 min read

Increasing Engagement with Patient Education Devices

Dayton Children’s Hospital takes healthcare innovation and patient comfort to new heights in its new 8-story patient tower. The tower opened in June 2017 in Dayton, OH. From the first steps inside, the tower feels less like a sterile hospital and more...

Read More