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Patients Waking Up During Surgery? Have Your Anesthesia Carts Ready

October 29, 2018

Accidental Awareness It’s the stuff of nightmares and something many of us have considered at one point in our lives: “What if I were to wake up during surgery?” While uncommon, this phenomenon does happen.…

Medcarts Help Nurses Be More Efficient

How Medcarts Are Changing How Hospitals Care for Patients

October 23, 2018

Nurse Shortages Compromise Patient Care As profit margins decrease, hospitals around the country are under constant pressure to find efficiencies wherever they can. One of the first places many hospitals look for cost containment is…

Senior Client Solutions Specialists

Introducing Our Exceptional Senior Client Solutions Specialists

August 16, 2018

Talon is excited to announce that we have hired new team members to the critical role of Senior Client Solutions Specialist. These exceptional specialists will support our company’s mission to serve the needs of our…

SVP Interview: Inside the Talon Lean Transformation

July 26, 2018

Every organization that practices Lean is on a unique journey of Lean transformation to provide more value to the customer. What makes the journey unique is the starting point. The starting point could be cost…

Talon Upgrades Point-of-Use Medication Storage Cabinets to Enhance Accessibility and Reduce Cost

July 12, 2018

Talon is committed to continually improving the value we provide through our products to best serve the needs of acute care facilities, hospitals, and clinics. This year, we rolled out updates to our MedCab™ product…

TPA Conference

Pharmacy Engaged: Report from the 2018 Texas Pharmacy Association Conference

July 10, 2018

At the 2018 Texas Pharmacy Association (TPA) Conference held in July in the Houston area, the primary message to pharmacists and other pharmacy personnel was the importance of increasing engagement in hospitals. Pharmacy staff is…

Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit

Surrounded by Engaged Difference-Makers at the 2018 Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit

July 5, 2018

The Talon team had the privilege of attending the outstanding 2018 Lean Healthcare Transformation Summit in June in Chicago. The ninth annual gathering of Lean healthcare executives and professionals resonated with our team in an…

patient satisfaction

Patient Satisfaction vs. Patient Engagement: It’s Time to Advance

July 3, 2018

Organizations that practice Lean understand the importance of advancing the capabilities of people as part of respect for humanity. When applied to healthcare, that concept is not limited to your hospital staff; it’s also about…

lean management in healthcare

The Most Important Tools for Lean Management in Healthcare

June 29, 2018

A great benefit of practicing Lean in the healthcare industry is using tools that fuel efficiency and higher performance. The key, though, is to remember that the tools available for Lean management in healthcare should…

How Powder-Coat Painting Helps Your Medical Equipment Last Longer

June 26, 2018

The medical equipment used in your hospital or facility is vital to providing the highest quality care to your patients. Because these pieces of equipment are critical to serving the needs of your patients —…

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