One of the National Patient Safety Goals is reducing the risk of healthcare–associated infections HAIs – infections patients can get while receiving medical treatment in a healthcare facility – are a major, yet often preventable, threat to patient safety. The CDC estimates that on any given day, about 1 in 25 hospital patients has at least one HAI.


In this 7-minute video presentation, Laura Holly, the Executive Director of Global Marketing,  and Customer Solutions at Olympus Systems Integration discusses a consequence of today’s trend toward complex, multi-disciplinary procedure – the presence of more and more personnel in the room – and the unique approach Olympus Systems Integration offers to support hospital’s infection control programs.

Editor's Note:

A first in a multi-part series on the impact of MedPresence™ is having on the healthcare enterprise. We begin with reducing the risk of HAIs, and will move onto topics including operational efficiency, clinical decision-making, and reduction of distractions in the procedure room.

Watch this 7-minute presentation if...

  • You wish to discover new options to support HAI risk reduction for the procedure room
  • You want to learn about new technological advances to improve your surgical team's communication effectiveness

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