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Sign System Solutions Recognizes Patient Experience Week

Posted on Apr 27, 2014 in Blog

Sign System Solutions recognizes and helps encourage efforts to improve the healthcare experience for patients, their families, and caregivers by celebrating the first Patient Experience (PX) Week to be held April 28 through May 2, 2014.

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The Benefits of Wayfinding on the Patient Care Experience

Posted on Apr 2, 2014 in Blog

It seems obvious getting the patient and his/her family from point A to point B. Rather it is a complex strategy requiring expertise; an essential science at the core of patient care In short, it is also a very critical part of the rehabilitation or healing process. What is wayfinding?  The University of Michigan offers the following definition: “Wayfinding can be defined as spatial problem solving. It is knowing where you are in a building or an environment, knowing where your desired location is, and knowing how to get there from your present location.” This perspective on wayfinding...

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6 Ways to Improve Patient Satisfaction with a Positive Wayfinding Experience

Posted on Mar 19, 2014 in Blog

At Sign System Solutions, we’ve been developing best practices for Signage and Wayfinding for decades, and here are some tried and true tips we’ve used to help leading healthcare facilities improve patient satisfaction.

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Why a Decision Tree?

Posted on Dec 31, 2013 in Blog

In his book, The Decision Tree: Taking Control of Your Health in the New Era of Personalized Medicine, Goetz conveys the main challenge facing individuals and their healthcare, and the opportunity that a decision-tree approach offers. We know that when we provide engagement the outcomes improve. Goetz makes clear that we indeed face a health crisis in the U.S. He shows his conviction for making people aware of the problem and the potential for them to work towards the solution. His decision tree helps individuals by providing a tool for change.

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Creating a Patient Experience Movement

Posted on Dec 15, 2013 in Blog

The Beryl Institute Study Addresses the Patient Experience in Hospitals  In 2013, more hospitals have created tactics to address the patient experience and have committed to the overall strategy as a top priority for the success of their organizations. The Beryl Institute, an organization dedicated to the improvement of the patient experience, conducted its bi-annual research study with Catalyst Healthcare Research to address the needs of patients in today’s healthcare system. Jason Wolf, President, The Beryl Institute stated, “the bottom-line is clear, patient experience remains a top...

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Connect with Sign System Solutions through Social Media

Posted on Nov 11, 2013 in Blog

Sign System Solutions has recently taken another step forward to stay connected with its customers and grow its online wayfinding community with its new and expanded presence on social media.

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