Nurses use Exergen’s Temporal Artery Thermometers at top 15 US hospitals

Watertown, Mass, November 29, 2023 – Recent research from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program, and the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Patient Survey identified the top 15 hospitals for nurses. Of note, each of these hospitals use Exergen’s Temporal Artery Thermometers.

Foundation of Patient Care
In all of these hospitals, Exergen Temporal Artery Thermometers play a crucial role in patient care. Not only are these thermometers accurate but they are highly intuitive and easy to use, making them a preferred choice for nurses. In addition to using the Exergen’s Temporal Artery Thermometers in the hospital they are the thermometer of choice for nurses when it comes to taking care of their families.

Their non-invasive nature not only boosts nurse satisfaction but also enhances patient comfort, contributing to the overall positive ratings of these hospitals. As a nurse, working in an environment where such advanced and user-friendly medical equipment is used can greatly impact job satisfaction and efficiency, ultimately benefiting patient care.

Best Hospitals to Work as a Nurse in 2023
These hospitals offer nurses unique opportunities to grow their careers while providing top-quality patient care and experience. The best hospitals for nurses are (in ranking order):

· Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, Newport, CA – Renowned for its exceptional nurse communication and patient experience scores, Hoag Memorial offers a conducive work environment with robust career opportunities and benefits.

· UPMC Pinnacle, Harrisburg, PA – Recognized for its high nurse communication and patient satisfaction scores, alongside its commitment to safety and staff well-being.

· Morristown Medical Center, Morristown, NJ – stands out for its superior safety measures and balanced approach to nurse benefits and career opportunities.

· Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY – Known for its excellent patient experience and nurse communication, it offers a positive work environment with ample opportunities for career growth.

· University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI – Praised for its high standards in patient care and nurse satisfaction, underpinned by strong safety measures.

· UC San Diego Health Hillcrest, San Diego, CA – Above-average ratings in nurse benefits and work environment, it ensures a supportive and rewarding workplace for nursing professionals.

· Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX – Excels in providing a balanced work environment with a focus on safety and patient experience.

· Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, FL – Renowned for its exceptional patient experience and nurse communication, it offers a nurturing environment for career development.

· Mayo Clinic Hospital Rochester, Rochester, MN – Distinguished by its top-tier patient satisfaction and communication scores, despite slightly lower benefits.

· Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, Sugar Land, TX – Known for its strong focus on patient experience and effective nurse communication.

· Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, VA – High safety measures index and nurse satisfaction scores, it provides an excellent environment for nursing professionals.

· Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA – Noted for its superior nurse work environment and communication, ensuring a high standard of patient care.

· Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH – Offers above-average career opportunities and a supportive work environment, highlighted by its nurse and patient experience scores.

· Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital, Cleveland, OH – Known for its commendable nurse benefits and work environment, it ensures a rewarding and fulfilling career for nurses.

· Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Rochester, MN – Stands out for its high nurse communication and patient experience scores, despite its lower safety measures index.

Exergen’s range of Temporal Artery Thermometers includes:

1. TAT-5000S: Tailored for large hospitals dealing with substantial patient volumes, this model is a standalone, highly accurate, and non-invasive thermometer. It can seamlessly integrate into renowned spot monitors like Philips SureSigns VS4, GE Healthcare VC*150, V100, Corometric Midmark IQvitals Zone, and others, facilitating streamlined operations in hectic medical environments.

2. TAT-2000: This durable professional lite thermometer expedites temperature measurements by doctors and nurses in small clinics and school systems, enhancing healthcare productivity. Backed by a 7-year warranty, the TAT-2000 is a testament to Exergen’s commitment to quality and reliability.

3. TAT-2000C: A consumer-focused model employing the same advanced technology as its professional counterparts, offering advanced capabilities at an accessible price point.

The Temporal Artery Thermometers boast key advantages including exceptional accuracy, patient safety, swift measurements within 2-3 seconds, affordability, durable construction, easy maintenance, and extensive clinical validation through over 110 peer-reviewed studies. They represent a leap forward in non-invasive temperature measurement, crucial in medical settings. Select professional models come with a Lifetime Warranty.

About Exergen
Exergen Corporation, the leader in non-invasive temperature measurement technologies for industrial and medical applications, delivers non-invasive temperature meters at lower costs, with higher accuracy, less process control and higher reliability than previously possible. With its award-winning arterial thermometer, Exergen is known in both the healthcare and consumer markets. The company was founded by MIT educated and Harvard researcher Dr. Francesco Pompei, who owns more than 70 patents. Exergen Corporation is headquartered in Watertown, Massachusetts, United States.

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