64th World Health Assembly Closes After Passing Multiple Resolutions

The 64th World Health Assembly, with more than 2700 delegates,  including Health Ministers and senior health officials from 192 World Health... Read more


Leaders from Medical Technology Associations Commit to Advance Ethical Behaviour Globally

EDMA (European Diagnostic Manufacturers Association) AdvaMed (American Medical Technology Association), Eucomed (European Medical Technology... Read more

6th World Health Tourism Congress in Murcia, Spain

Unlike other tradeshows and expos targeting the Healthcare Industry, the World Health Tourism Congress provides a business-driven and practical... Read more

Baxter Opens New Research and Development Facility in Belgium

  "Research and development is one of Baxter's most important strategic priorities," says Bernhard Kutscher, vice president of R&D for Baxter... Read more


ECDC Releases New Web Pages on the Surveillance of Healthcare-Associated Infections

On the occasion of World Hand Hygiene Day, 5th May, ECDC released new web pages dedicated to the Healthcare-associated Infections Surveillance... Read more

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What are your key areas of interest and research? I am fascinated with pathophysiology in general. As an illustrator, I enjoy the opportunity to express my creativity and explore how the human body works. I feel lucky to be a PA in the field of internal medicine, where I get to help patients with a wide spectrum of issues. It’s very rewarding to take... Read more

Robert W. Wachter, MD is Professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, where he also directs the Division of Hospital Medicine. Author of 250 articles and 6 books, he coined the term “hospitalist” in 1996 and is generally considered the “father” of the hospitalist field, the fastest growing... Read more

The NHS is constantly working to deliver health services which are safe, effective and provide a good experience of care. At some stage in our lives almost all of us will have cause to see a doctor – in our local general practice or in a hospital setting – and want to be sure that our doctors meet the high standards we expect. Every year doctors undergo... Read more

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Improving Patient Outcomes

2016 04 Aug

How to define, measure, and increase a positive and reimbursable outcome for patient care   Introduction   Due to increasing cost pressure in the healthcare sector, established remuneration models for healthcare services are in transition around the world. Fees for performance and value-based systems are increasingly replacing fees for service. Major... Read more

Executive Health Management

Standardizing Quality of Care

2016 04 Aug

How and why standardization can help healthcare providers build structure, improve quality, and gain efficiency   Introduction   Standards are vital in many industries – from power and manufacturing to banking and mobile communications. They improve efficiency, particularly in complex industries with complex processes.   This is also true for healthcare.... Read more

Executive Health Management

The Value of a Good Reputation

2016 03 Aug

How healthcare providers can improve their reputation to attract more patients and qualified staff   Introduction   Whether in consumer goods, financial services, or medical technology, a company’s reputation is key to its commercial success. Brand awareness and a good reputation produce trust, and sustained trust is priceless.   Although it is difficult... Read more

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