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Holy Name Adopts PIVO and Continues to Build on its Reputation as a Technology and Clinical Practice Innovator

Holy Name Medical Center today announced that it is the first hospital in New Jersey among a growing number of health systems nationwide to offer needle-free blood draws for inpatients using the PIVO™ device from vascular access technology pioneer Velano Vascular. As part of this effort, Holy Name is deploying a new telepresence technology, also provided by Velano, to train staff virtually on the PIVO procedure in accordance with COVID-19 safety protocols

February 11th, 2021|

Velano Vascular Named Top Impact Company for 2021 by Real Leaders

Vascular access technology pioneer Velano Vascular was today named a Top Impact Company for 2021 by Real Leaders, the world’s first business and sustainable leadership magazine. Velano was recognized alongside such notable brands as Tesla, Beyond Meat, and Patagonia on the 2021 list for its work making hospital stays more humane and less risky for both patients and practitioners.

January 13th, 2021|

Four Leadership Lessons from Healthcare’s COVID-19 Response

In healthcare, the undeniable truth is that impact is measured in outcomes. Communities thrive when health systems and their mission-oriented professionals deliver positive outcomes for both health and life. The margin for error is small, so hard-won lessons become mantras upon which we build public health programs.

December 10th, 2020|

Keeping Patients & Practitioners Safe, Healthy, and Protected in the Years Ahead

In this IMPACT State of Healthcare panel discussion on Keeping Patients & Practitioners Safe, Healthy, and Protected in the Years Ahead, Velano Vascular's CEO Eric Stone talks with America’s First Chief Experience Officer at Cleveland Clinic and Chief Medical Officer of Vocera Communications, Bridget Duffy, MD, and  Chief Experience Officer of University Hospitals, Joan Zoltanski, MD, MBA.

July 22nd, 2020|

COVID-19 Infects Patient & Practitioner Demands, Unsettling the Future of Hospital Operations

Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, the healthcare industry in the United States was in the midst of an intense refocusing on patient-centered care. This evolution was defined by a number of innovations, policies, and even federal reimbursement programs that prioritized emphasis on and impact to the patient experience. It led to changes in everything from the quality of hospital food, valet parking, and room amenities to fundamentally reimagined standards of care for even mundane procedures like blood draws.

July 17th, 2020|

Center for Phlebotomy Education: How to Draw Blood from an IV without Hemolysis

Dennis Ernst, Director of the Center for Phlebotomy Education & Velano Vascular advisor, discusses why the One-Stick Hospitalization movement, led by Velano Vascular’s PIVO™️ device, yields enhanced quality and safety improvements: “for patients who have peripheral IVs, blood samples can be drawn with far greater success and with significantly less hemolysis...

June 22nd, 2020|
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