Montefiore in the News
Montefiore Installs Measles Alert in Emergency Response
- May 9, 2019
Dr. Jeffrey Rabich, chief, Emergency Medicine, Montefiore Nyack Hospital, spotlights how Montefiore Nyack Hospital has enhanced measles screening protocols and how they worked with healthcare IT company, Twiage, to develop a new field in its app to identify patients with measles symptoms who may require isolated care. Montefiore Nyack is the first hospital in New York State to deploy Twiage, which is helping improve pre-hospital communication between first responders and emergency department staff.