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Episode 4  |  12:21 min

Designing the Perfect Patient Room

Episode 4  |  12:21 min  |  06.11.2019

Designing the Perfect Patient Room

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This is a podcast episode titled, Designing the Perfect Patient Room. The summary for this episode is: <p>A hospital room design contest led to so many ideas for reducing infection risk that there was no winner. Instead, competing architecture firms worked together to put patients first and make sure that all the best ideas were put into place.</p> <p>In this episode, ECRI Institute's Mark Macyk, a Risk Management Analyst, shares details about the contest and which steps to take to reduce infection risk in patient rooms without undergoing new construction or significant renovations. Read more about <a href= "https://www.ecri.org/components/HRC/Pages/RMRep0618.aspx">The Contest That No One Won</a>. ECRI Institute PSO members can login to see the video <a href= "https://www.ecri.org/components/PSOCore/Pages/DeepDive2017_Opioids_monitoring.aspx?tab=2#respiratory"> Respiratory Assessment of the Patient Receiving Opioids</a>, part of the 2017 ECRI Institute PSO Deep Dive.</p> <p>Interested in learning more? Contact us at 610.825.6000 or e-mail <a href="mailto:clientservices@ecri.org" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">clientservices@ecri.org</a>.</p>

A hospital room design contest led to so many ideas for reducing infection risk that there was no winner. Instead, competing architecture firms worked together to put patients first and make sure that all the best ideas were put into place.

In this episode, ECRI Institute's Mark Macyk, a Risk Management Analyst, shares details about the contest and which steps to take to reduce infection risk in patient rooms without undergoing new construction or significant renovations. Read more about The Contest That No One Won. ECRI Institute PSO members can login to see the video Respiratory Assessment of the Patient Receiving Opioids, part of the 2017 ECRI Institute PSO Deep Dive.

Interested in learning more? Contact us at 610.825.6000 or e-mail clientservices@ecri.org.

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