Medicomp Inc. To Showcase TelePatch At ACC.19

March 12th, 2019|0 Comments

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Medicomp Inc., a technology leader in remote and wireless cardiac monitoring, will be presenting its products and services at the ACC.19 Expo, the largest gathering of cardiovascular products and services in the world.

The American College of Cardiology’s 68th Annual Scientific Session & Expo will be held at […]

Mandated Nursing

March 4th, 2019|0 Comments

In 2004, California passed a state law limiting the number of patients nurses could care for. This law could possibly be enacted nationwide, which has drawn both high praise and criticism from different sanctions. The MCT patch company, Medicomp, wishes to shine a light on both sides of this controversial […]

Discharge and Readmission

February 25th, 2019|0 Comments

Traditionally, Americans work a 40-hour week and consider weekends and after-hours as “off-time.” While hospitals are often not as fully staffed during weekends and holidays, patients arrive at all hours and staff must be available to assist these patients. As an ambulatory cardiac monitor provider, Medicomp understands patient needs and […]

Yelp Your Doctor: Online Reviews

February 18th, 2019|0 Comments

In the world of Google, Tripadvisor, and Yelp, it’s easy to find a review of something. From the newest iPhone model to doctors, people are eager to share their opinions. Medicomp, experts in ECG monitoring, has learned that several researchers studied online sites in relation to doctors and determined that […]

Does Process Affect the Patient Experience?

February 4th, 2019|0 Comments

A patient is admitted to the hospital with multiple system failures. Several specialists and their teams are alerted to his arrival and begin their own specific process of admitting and assessing the patient. The situation facing most health care facilities is not the level of care, but the delivery of that care. Each […]

How does Oxidative Stress Affect the Heart?

January 29th, 2019|0 Comments

Free radicals course through our bodies in the form of oxygen atoms not coupled in the traditional “O2” configuration. With a highly reactive valence, they often forcibly pair with electrons within the body, causing cellular, protein, and ultimately, DNA damage. This damage is known as an oxidative reaction and causes great amounts of […]

Is the Employer’s Role in Health Care Changing?

January 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

Due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the health care purchasing role has transitioned from employer to individual. But the ACA is not the only news on the horizon — many employers have stepped up to the challenge of the changing landscape of healthcare with long-range plans. Medicomp, the event patch experts, […]

MEDICOMP INC. TO SHOWCASE TELEPATCH MONITOR AT AF SYMPOSIUM 2019

January 10th, 2019|0 Comments

BOSTON, Mass. – Medicomp Inc., a technology leader in remote and wireless cardiac monitoring, will be presenting its products and services at the 24th Annual International AF Symposium to be held at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, January 24-26.

The symposium serves as a stage for Medicomp to showcase its […]

Supporting Health Care Workers’ Mental Health

December 26th, 2018|0 Comments

When an employee suffers a broken bone, he or she will call in and explain the circumstances and make arrangements for care. If that same employee suffered from a manic episode, chances are quite good that he or she would call in sick with no explanation. The stigma surrounding mental health prevents many […]

MEDICOMP INC. AWARDED ACCREDITATION FROM THE JOINT COMMISSION

December 19th, 2018|0 Comments

MELBOURNE, Fla. – Medicomp Inc., a technology leader in remote and wireless cardiac monitoring, today announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation by demonstrating compliance with its nationally recognized standards.

The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality […]

Getting More Out of Your EHR

December 19th, 2018|0 Comments

In June 2018, the Stanford University School of Medicine published a white paper focused on improvements to electronic health record (EHR) systems. With 90% of physicians utilizing EHRs, the volume of information and vast number of patients, employees, and doctors accessing the records staggers the imagination.

Stanford’s study determined that positive changes […]

Is Having a PCP Falling Out of Fashion?

December 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Young, healthy millennials generally do not consider their doctor as a confidante or liaison — in fact, they tend not to think of primary care physicians (PCPs) at all. The following information outlines the positive and negative connotations of the younger generation’s ideas of the ultimate physician.

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Benefits of Continuous Cardiac Monitoring

November 26th, 2018|0 Comments

The ability for a physician to quickly discern a myocardial infarction from atrial fibrillation by reading data delivered via continuous cardiac monitoring (CCM) can make the difference between a patient’s recovery and that same patient’s re-admittance into the cardiac unit. Medicomp’s full line of portable cardiac monitors are ideal candidates […]

Focusing on the Patient in Clinical Trials

November 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Clinical trials are a vitally important step in creating safe, effective products. While guidelines are in place for participant safety and care, researchers and physicians tend to view patients as data rather than actual people. Medicomp provides cardiac event recorders for dozens of clinical trials because their products are reliable […]

Encouraging Patients to Ask Questions

November 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Imagine this typical scene playing out at your office: one more patient arrives for his or her appointment, the waiting room is overcrowded, and you’re running behind because of emergencies. The staff is stressed because of the delay, and patients are upset since they are waiting longer than anticipated. Each patient probably has […]

Mobile Technologies in Clinical Trials

October 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Duke University and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) jointly formed the Clinical Trial Transformation Initiative (CTTI), which released a report stating that all clinical trials should utilize mobile technology. Medicomp has a long-standing role as a technology leader in clinical trials with their remote cardiac monitors

Handling Rapid Changes in Health Care

October 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

For the past few decades, Americans have been holding their collective breath waiting for the government’s health care system to collapse. The cardiac event monitor specialists at Medicomp recognize the importance of acting quickly in health care as the roles of hospitals, insurance carriers, and physicians change.

The […]

Improving Patient Care

October 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Doctors nowadays feel more threatened than they did even just a few decades ago. The cost of technology, malpractice insurance and lawsuits, and health insurance pressures can easily dissuade even the most prominent physician. Medicomp is a strong supporter of proactive technology in the form of our ECG monitors to […]

The Different Types of Clinical Trials

October 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Medicomp has a long-standing history of supplying researchers with portable ECG monitors for over 20 clinical trials worldwide. Our close ties with improving healthcare has led to a better understanding of clinical trials and their varied methodologies. Below is a short synopsis of different clinical trials, along with significant information […]

Mobility and Patient Care

September 24th, 2018|0 Comments

A decade ago when a patient visited your office complaining of chest pain, your first response was to run tests to determine whether the pains were heart related, and — if they were — where in the heart the problem occurred. While patients were worried about their health, they were also unlikely to […]

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