hospital crisis management

Preparing Your Emergency Department for Crisis Management

In the fast-paced environment of an Emergency Department (ED), preparation is crucial. From natural disasters to pandemics, a crisis can strike unexpectedly, putting patients and staff at risk, adding additional stress to an already stress-filled…
facts about cpr

Unveiling the Facts about Life Saving CPR

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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, better known simply as CPR, isn't just a medical procedure; it's a beacon of hope.  There are over 350,000 cardiac arrests occurring outside the hospital annually in the United States alone. The need for…
respiratory simulation

How Michigan Instruments’ Lung Simulators and PneuView Software Lead the Way in Lifesaving Education

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Technological advancements continue to shape the way professionals acquire critical skills in medical education and research.  One such innovation that stands out is the integration of respiratory training simulators, specifically lung…
improve patient experience

5+ Ways to Improve Patient Experience in Your Facility

No matter what kind of healthcare you provide, delivering excellent patient care goes beyond just medical expertise.  The overall patient experience plays a crucial role in determining the success and reputation of healthcare facilities.…
doctors in rural areas

Exploring the Rural Medical Landscape: Best Practices for Doctors in Rural Areas

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In rural landscapes, where communities often find themselves geographically isolated, healthcare becomes a vital resource. Rural area doctors play a crucial role in ensuring the well-being of these communities.  Operating in environments…
pros and cons of telemedicine

Evaluating Telemedicine: Advantages and Disadvantages for Healthcare Providers

In recent years, particularly since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, telemedicine has become more common, transforming the healthcare landscape and emerging as a viable alternative to traditional in-patient care. In this blog, we’ll…
healthcare worker appreciation

5 Ways to Show Appreciation to Your Healthcare Staff During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is a time of joy, reflection, and gratitude. Since the main motivators for healthcare workers are dedication and compassion, expressing appreciation for them during this time becomes especially meaningful.  As we approach…
automatic cpr

5+ Situations Where Automatic CPR Helps Saves Patients’ Lives

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The debate about manual CPR vs automatic (“automatic”) CPR is one that has gone on for decades. While we know there are several advantages to automatic CPR in general, the outcome for patients with heart disease and heart failure who…
advanced medical devices

Hospital Funding Tied to Outcomes: How Technology Can Boost Your Hospital’s Funding

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In recent years, healthcare systems around the world have been undergoing a major transformation. One of the most significant changes has been the shift from traditional fee-for-service reimbursement models to value-based care.  Under…

How Our PneuView Software Can Help Facilitate Remote Learning

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Michigan Instruments’ PneuView software is designed with your needs in mind, based on insight from our customers, educators, technicians, and engineers around the world. This PC-based software interfaces with our Lung Simulators, and…