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Children’s Hospital Nursing Team Wins USD 1,000

 
<p>​To honour the commendable contributions of the nurses and midwives around the world, Zebra Technologies commemorated WHO’s International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. In May 2020, the American computer-solutions corporation launched a campaign called ‘Right Patient Care at the Right Time’. Its purpose was to recognise the importance of technological solutions that enhance healthcare experience for all professionals and patients alike. </p><div>With over 45 submissions<sup>(1)</sup> received worldwide, the Nursing team of Children’s Hospital along with the Intensivist team won an award of USD 1,000 on their exceptionally innovate healthcare solution. </div><div>
</div><div>Noureen Sultan<sup>(1)</sup> and her peers at Children’s Hospital proposed a healthcare solution titled, “Standardising Weight Based Dosages for Pediatric Patients during Code Blue”. It addresses the challenge of keeping children still for a prolonged time during an emergency, and proposed a method to standardise medication dosage and administration. The output aims at reducing the possibility of errors and consistently managing patient-safety. </div><div>
</div><div>Congratulations Children’s Hospital, for this remarkable achievement. We are all very proud of you and wish you success in presenting this project with Zebra Technologies sales team. </div><div>
</div><div>Such dedicated and passionate work of AKU family is invaluable, and brings global recognition to the Aga Khan University and the Aga Khan University Hospital’s mission of innovating healthcare solutions. </div><div>
</div><div><strong>Reference:</strong></div><div>1)<span style="white-space: pre;"> </span>Jennings.R. (Sept, 2020). ‘What Is It Going To Take To Deliver The “Right Patient Care At The Right Time” Every Time? These Nurses Have Some Ideas.’. Retrieved from: <a href="https://www.zebra.com/ap/en/blog/posts/2020/nurses-share-ideas-on-how-to-improve-patient-care.html">https://www.zebra.com/ap/en/blog/posts/2020/nurses-share-ideas-on-how-to-improve-patient-care.html​</a>
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