EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Positive Outlook for 2016: Healthcare Executives

CIT Releases Exclusive 2016 Middle Market Healthcare Outlook 71% of Respondents Expect Revenues to Increase This Fiscal Year 55% Believe... Read more

WHO Save Lives: Clean Your Hands

Save Lives: Clean Your Hands

Preventing infections and reducing an avoidable burden on health systems is still critical around the world today and is part of making sure... Read more

Small U.S. Hospital Employs Data Analytics To Improve Performance

A small, rural hospital in Georgia has implemented its own business intelligence strategy that employs data analytics to help clinicians... Read more

UK Migrant Nurse Levy Charge

UK Nurse Migrant Levy Confirmed

The British government had confirmed that employers which recruit nurses from abroad will have to pay an annual levy devised to discourage employment... Read more

Poor e-Roster Training Leads to High Stress

Ward managers are over-stressed owing to a lack of basic training in essential areas such as electronic rostering, a Nursing Times report says.... Read more

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Let’s start with a quip. When you want to become an oncologist, you only need three or four years of primary school. You need to be able to read and write. The pathologist will tell you what type of cancer the patient has, you can read in the protocol what to do, what the treatment is, and for the dose you need to know: ‘Is it a man or a woman,... Read more

If somebody had asked me this question, “How are you, nurse?” 6-8 weeks ago, I would have probably cried. The situation in Great Britain was pretty tough, worse than in March-April 2020, when the whole crisis of COVID-19 started for us in the UK! I guess no other European country had to go through that bushfire we have to go through with the... Read more

“Cancer is a mobile disease. It changes while you look at it. Treat it like tuberculosis; 4 drugs for one year, at the same time!” Professor David Tuveson, CSHL   We do not execute what we already know!   Patients are dying because the scientific knowledge that is available today is not implemented to improve the... Read more

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Executive Health Management

Liver Fibrosis: Patients Can Be At Risk Of Death Even Without Exhibiting Symptoms

2020 18 Dec

1 in 5 advanced fibrosis patients evolves to cirrhosis in as little as two and a half years. The liver is the largest gland in the human body and, weighing roughly two kilograms, it is the second largest organ after the skin. Its varied functions include supplying the brain with glucose, filtering toxins out of the blood, producing proteins,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Spotlight On: Sutter Health Fights Pneumonia One Toothbrush at a Time

2020 23 Apr

Pneumonia can be deadly in a hospital setting. Two main factors contribute to the approximately 20 percent mortality rate of this healthcare-associated infection (HAI). First, whatever condition brought the patient to the hospital in the first place has likely weakened them, making the patient more vulnerable to the illness. Plus, the germs that patients... Read more

Executive Health Management

Spotlight On: Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Reduces CLABSI with APSS #2

2020 23 Apr

HAIs are costly both in terms of harm/mortality and cost. Close attention to aseptic practices and monitoring patients can greatly reduce the incidence of these infections. Central Line-Associated Bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) are the most costly type of hospital-acquired infections, both in terms of morbidity and mortality, and financial... Read more

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 Arnau Valls Esteve

Going ‘Liquid’ - Digital Transformation and Big Data Strategy in SJD Children’s Hospital

Summary: An innovation expert talks about the challenging transformation...

 Luigi Rubino

Surgical Template Design and Guided Surgery with Virtual Reality in Medicine

Summary: Computer scientists in Pisa are developing Virtual Reality...

Prof. Koen Kas

How the simple ingredient of delight can transform healthcare

A small dose of ‘magic’ in the healthcare setting can lead to a more...

Prof. Marcel Levi

Generalism as a Sustainable Model in New Healthcare Paradigm

Summary: As healthcare enters a new decade, will it need ‘superspecialists’...

 James Mucklow

Cyber infection control: Time to take it seriously

Both infection control and cybersecurity support the whole care process,...

 Catherine White

Don't Forget to Ask! The Patient and Relative Perspective

There has been good progress in the last decade to ensure that the patient...

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