EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

MEDICA 2019 + COMPAMED 2019: Medical World Meets in Düsseldorf

On November 18, the world’s largest and leading medical trade fair, MEDICA 2019, is greeting visitors from all over the world. This year... Read more

EHMA 2020 Annual Conference

EHMA 2020 Annual Conference: Call for Abstracts

European Health Management Association (EHMA) has just launched the  Call for Abstracts  for the EHMA 2020 Annual Conference (Rotterdam,... Read more

Speak Up™ For Your Rights, The Joint Commission

Patients Should ‘Speak Up™ for Their Rights’

An e ducational campaign on patient rights by The Joint Commission: m ultimedia materials inform patients about taking an active... Read more

The value of discount on branded drugs

The Value of Discount on Branded Drugs

Despite the proclaimed benefits, in Canada, brand-name drug discount cards (or co-pay cards) lead to higher spending for both healthcare... Read more

Winners of the IHF Awards 2019

Winners of the IHF Awards 2019

The IHF Awards 2019 winners were announced in an awards ceremony on November 8, during the 43rd World Hospital Congress. Kaohsiung Veterans... Read more

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Health Care Without Harm Europe is seeking a public hospital in the Mediterranean region to join their latest climate-smart healthcare project, Low-carbon healthcare in the Mediterranean region . The project will help to develop the Mediterranean as a best-practice region for low-carbon healthcare in Europe supported by... Read more

In understanding a culture of blame and denial and why it is difficult to move to a culture of safety, you have to be willing to examine and understand the current culture within an organisation. As outlined in the Patient Safety Movement Foundation ’s Actionable Patient Safety Solutions ( APSS ) #1, ‘Culture of Safety,’ creating such a... Read more

This New Year is significant for World Health as the World Health Organization (WHO) designated the year 2020 as the ‘Year of the Nurse and the Midwife’ in honour of the 200 th birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale.   World Health Organization (WHO) is the collaborating partner in the three-year ’Nursing Now!’ Campaign... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

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

 Leo Nefiodow

Health: The Economic Growth Engine of the 21st Century

Is there a correlation between health and economic growth? Can the healthcare...

 Nancy Cappello

Exchanging 'mammography' screening with 'breast cancer' screening

No refunds or returns for advanced disease Without a shift to a personalis

Dr. Richard Pugh

A Critical Age: The Influence of Frailty Measurements

While prognosis of elderly patients in intensive care is often seen as...

Dr. Lia Losonczy MD MPH

The critical care resuscitation unit

A new paradigm for optimising inter-hospital transfer of patients with...

Dr. Isabel González

Complications of decompressive craniectomy in neurological emergencies

There are a number of complications related to the use of decompressive...

Dr. Jürgen Fortin

State-of-the-art syncope assessment

Aspects & challenges - Approaches & tools Head-up-tilt testing (H

hospital management, h-r management, quality management, healthcare managementHospital Management discussions to improve all outcomes, quality, patient safety, human resources in healthcare enterprises.