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European Procurement of Medical Countermeasures Expands

European Procurement of Medical Countermeasures Expands

Iceland, Finland and Norway are the latest countries to have signed the Joint Procurement Agreement (JPA) to procure medical countermeasures.... Read more

COVID-19: Dealing with N95 Mask Shortages

Dealing with N95 Mask Shortages

Several projects are addressing the problem of N95 mask shortages in hospitals due to the unfolding COVID-19 crisis. Two initiatives... Read more

NHS Nightingale

Airline Staff to Help Man 4,000-Bed COVID-19 Hospital

  Airline staff are amongst thousands of personnel to man a new field hospital which opened in East London today for COVID-19 patients.... Read more

EU Urges Free Cross-Border Movement of Healthcare Professionals

EU Urges Free Cross-Border Movement of Healthcare Professionals

On 30 March, the European Commission issued practical guidance to ensure workers’ mobility within the EU, in particular those in critical... Read more

Free Online COVID-19 Educational Resources for Healthcare Workers

Free Online COVID-19 Educational Resources for Healthcare Workers

As the COVID-19 crisis is unfolding, many healthcare workers are faced with previously unknown situations and lack of essential skills.... Read more

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The role of social value for stakeholders is larger than ever – in healthcare as well as in other sectors because most organisations, public and private, are interested to know about the value they create for society. The financial aspects are not enough for this purpose since there is a need to identify the actions that create value,... Read more

Dr Javier Dávila is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. Throughout the 2000s he advised to Mexico’s Secretaries of Health and was Head of Medical Education, Research and Health Public Policies in Mexico. From 2012 to 2015, he served as Medical Director of the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS). Presently, Dr Dávila is working to... Read more

COVID-19 is already a severe public health emergency for citizens, societies and economies of 164 countries, inducing not only a major and unprecedented economic shock but also a social turmoil. According to a survey by McKinsey & Company (Craven et al. 2020), the COVID19 outbreak could potentially result in the decrease of global GDP of 2,5-2%... Read more

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Executive Health Management

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of Mini-Spike® 2 Chemo V - A Closed System Transfer Device

2019 08 Aug

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of airborne contamination Jürgen Gebel, Sapuna Kuriakose, Barbara Grüter, Martin Exner; University of Bonn Hospital, Institute for Hygiene and Public Health, Germany   BACKGROUND Nosocomial infections pose a major problem in the healthcare system because they contribute... Read more

Executive Health Management

Closed Infusion Systems Including Caresite® Extension Set Prevent Microbial Contamination

2019 08 Aug

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function of closed infusion systems against microbial touch- and airborne contamination  Dr. Jörg Brünke, QualityLabs BT GmbH, 90411 Nuremberg, Germany   BACKGROUND Healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) are a major problem for healthcare systems as they contribute to increased morbidity and... Read more

Executive Health Management

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of the Safeflow Valve - A Closed System Transfer Device

2019 08 Aug

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of airborne and touch contamination Juergen Gebel, Sapuna Kuriakose, Barbara Griiter, Martin Exner; University of Bonn Hospital, Institute for Hygiene and Public Health, Germany BACKGROUND Nosocomial infections pose a major problem in the healthcare system because... Read more

From Our Journals

Prof. Guttorm Brattebø MD FERC

Pre-ICU health organisation in Norway

Presents the main principles of the Norwegian acute healthcare system....

 Geert-Jan Deddens

Point-of-care ultrasound helps save time and lives

Time is of the essence in an emergency situation, and may be the difference...

Mag. Christian Marolt

Staff matters

People are the backbone of healthcare systems. With staff costs up...

 Rui Pedro Almeida MSc

Effects of an internal and participatory intervention

Improving the radiological image   Prof. Rui Almeida gives an...

Professor Hugo Saner

eCardiology: Bringing Industry and Clinical Practice Together

What to expect from the 4th Congress on eCardiology and ehealth in Berlin,...

 Kevin McQueen MHA, RRT, CPPS

Analytics in the real world: How one radiology practice is helping patients get an MR exam, faster

Combining applied intelligence, analytics and technologies enabled a...

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