Meeting regulatory targets in the Emergency Department
Streamlined processes, clearly defined areas of responsibility, and an immediate overview of capacity and availabilities ensure a smoothly running Emergency Department that meets region-wide KPIs. Through the implementation of INSIGHT and by establishing new work processes in the Emergency Department OUH was able to meet their predefined targets while creating a better, safer and more structured environment for both staff and patients.
Gibosort blood handling at Nordsjælland's Hospital, Denmark
Gibosort is an automated solution for handling blood or other biological samples. It automatically unpacks and empties all known transport containers and forwards their contents via pneumatic delivery, conveyor, postage crates or other means. As with other Gibotech automation solutions, it eliminates the potential for human errors in critical systems where mistakes may have serious consequences.
Hans Henrik Johansen - Teacher and anestehesia nurse - The Social and Healthcare School of Fredericia, Vejle and Horsens, Denmark
"With Goloo's disposable bedpans it is possible to improve the patient's quality of life and break the routes of infection much earlier than with the traditional bedpans. Therefore, we only use disposable bedpans in our teaching."
Ropox Swing Washbasin and Dock-In Station, Toilet Support Arms, Changing and Shower Bed, Shower Seat. HarritSorensen worked with Ropox to develop a range of products specifically designed to facilitate daily bathroom routines for people with disabilities. In the design, particular emphasis was placed on creating products that blend effortlessly and easily into everyday life, for users as well as caretakers.
In this nonprofit project, we focus on practical solutions that are worth sharing among clinicians and others who are interested in improving our healthcare. We believe in the effect of knowledge sharing without a political agenda, from clinics to clinics across hospitals, regions, sectors, and professions. In the project we identify, describe and share cases that have the following common characteristics: - Cases that benefit the patient - Cases that have not resulted in higher costs - Cases that have found solutions that both ensure a better quality of care and treatment while ensuring more efficient utilization of resources
The 52,000 m2 extension of Herlev Hospital will comprise a new emergency department and maternity services centre, including a pediatrics unit and maternity ward, among others. The building complex as a whole will go from being a very ”large house” situated on a plot without outdoor spaces to becoming a ”built-up area” offering a variety of distinctive elements and eventful outdoor spaces. Extract from the citation: "Based on a comprehensive analysis of developments in the healthcare sector and a strong focus on creating a welcoming, clear, worthy and sensuous setting for patients, relatives and staff, the vision of the competition team has been to create a symbiosis between the hospital and its surroundings. A symbiosis where the individual elements form part of a natural cycle and create a "sensory hospital" that will position Herlev Hospital as an exemplary and innovative spearhead in healthcare."
How to drink when you are bedridden or unable to bend the neck
We were contacted by an occupational therapist who had developed a cup that could be used without bending the head. After several prototypes, the final Handycup® was developed. Now children and adults with cerebral palsy can drink on their own.
Here you can see where the delegates come from. Click on the red pins to read about their visit to Denmark.
"I would like to express my sincere thanks for the high quality of the visit to Denmark. The Danish examples show us that it is possible to reconcile modernity and humanism by using a patient-centered approach." - Jean Marie Barbot, Président de l'ADRHESS, France - "We had a really productive time whilst in Denmark. The group learned a lot due to the brilliant organisation by Healthcare DENMARK. The experience and the content of the program were really appreciated by everyone." - Joe Simpson, Director, Leadership Centre, UK - "The visit to Denmark was among the best and the assistance provided by Healthcare DENMARK was the best in-country assistance we have encountered. All of the speakers were very open and shared information that helped us understand the Danish healthcare system and the innovations in healthcare in Denmark." - David Schmidt, President of TPG-International Health Academy - "I am pleased with everything I have seen and with the hospitality extended to me and my colleagues during our stay in Denmark. We are grateful to the Healthcare DENMARK team for being wonderful hosts to us and for the excellent organization of our visit." - Dario Nakić, Croatian Minister of Health