Dartmouth-Hitchcock 2011 Nursing Annual Report: Continuous Patient Surveillance Monitoring, Published on May 2, 2012 by Dartmouth-Hitchcock
As part of Dartmouth-Hitchcock's 2011 Nursing Annual Report, Nancy Karon, BSN, RN, ONC at Dartmouth-Hitchcock discusses how SafetyNet™ helps save lives at one of the nation’s leading hospitals.
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