Keeping tradition (or not)
- `Blind' Placement of Long-Term Central Venous Access Devices: Report of 589 Consecutive Procedures. Kincaid, Edward H.; Davis, Peyton W.; Chang, Michael C.; Fenstermaker, Joyce M.; Pennell, Timothy C. // American Surgeon;Jun1999, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p520
Presents information on a study that evaluated the program of the Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center implementing the placement of central venous catheters in the outpatient clinic without the use of fluoroscopy or other real-time imaging. Materials and methods; Discussion; Results.
- Agreements/contracts. // Medical Device Daily;3/19/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 52, p6
The article reports on a contract awarded to Rivulet Communications to provide an interactive video to 28 new operating rooms at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Wake Forest Baptist, which was named one of the most wired hospitals in the U.S. is...
- Best Practices for Negotiating with Suppliers. // Healthcare Cost Containment;Aug2010, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p7
The article discusses the strategies demonstrated by the Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center and University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics on supply chain performance when negotiating with suppliers in the U.S. The strategies include setting up rules of engagement, recognizing a...
- Wake Forest revamps after two copter crashes. // Healthcare Risk Management;Mar2009, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p32
The article focuses on the advancement of the air ambulance program at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, a program that allegedly goes beyond the minimum requirements in an effort to make its medical helicopters more reliable.
- Wake Forest revamps after two copter crashes. // Healthcare Risk Management;2009 Special Edition, p13
The article provides information on the significance for air ambulance program implemented by the Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, which based on the guidelines of the National Safety Transportation Board (NTSB) in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
- Teaching hospital chooses bleeding edge. Zerega, Blaise // InfoWorld;03/23/98, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p110
Focuses on the installation of portable computers on a radio-frequency local area networks at the Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Total costs of the project; Benefits offered by the move to doctors, nurses, staffs and students.
- Blood tracks. // Industrial Engineer: IE;Nov2011, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p15
The article focuses on the Real Time Location System (RTLS) technology at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in North Carolina which tracks elapsed time-in-use and location of portable coolers used for the hospital's blood bank.
- The ultimate comfort food. // FoodService Director;12/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p82
Reports on the popularity of soups to non-commercial venues in the United States. Important elements of soup; Cost of soups served at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York; Major soup parameters that are met at Sacred Heart University.
- Made-to-order's No. 1. Weisberg, Karen // FoodService Director;8/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p74
Reports on the popularity of made-to-order deli sandwich in hospitals and healthcare cafeterias in the U.S. as of August 2002. Recipe for Carrot and Raisin Salad from Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia; Prices of the deli sandwiches at Grady; Information on Cumin Get It grab-and-go...