Terre Haute hospital receives new equipment that helps with patient safety

A new piece of technology at a local hospital is raising patient and employee safety.

Posted: Jul 24, 2018 6:08 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A new piece of technology at a local hospital is raising patient and employee safety.

It comes in the form of a new transport bed for MRI patients at Union Hospital.

The got the bed through a 2017 Safety First Grant.

The bed has the ability to be raised and lowered.

It makes it easier for patients to get on and off, as well a for hospital employees to use it.

Union Hospital officials told News 10 they were one of two winners of the Safety First Grant last year.

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