EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Cross-Clinic Exchange of IT Experience Could Empower European Hospitals

Information technology improves efficiency in a hospital setting, but the establishment of a modern IT infrastructure can come at a considerable... Read more

Study: SBAR Tool Improves Team Communication

A team of Canadian researchers investigating the use of a communication tool within an acute healthcare organisation reports that dialogues improved... Read more

Bust that Stress! Tips for Healthcare Providers

In most jobs, recognising and learning to manage daily stress is critical to a successful performance. Healthcare industry workers are particularly... Read more

Point-of-Care DNA Testing: Redefining Personalised Medicine

The steady growth of the next-generation sequencing (NGS) market in Western Europe is expected to continue thanks to a variety of new applications,... Read more

Nurses Campaign Against the Dangers of Digital Diagnoses

As hospitals seek to serve more and more patients, many private healthcare companies are using automated diagnosis systems to make recommendations... Read more

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I was struck by a press announcement of the United States Food and Drug Administration of 23 May 2017: ‘FDA approves first cancer treatment for any solid tumour with a specific genetic feature’   This is good news. Because it means that the knowledge that science has given us many years ago now is accepted by the regulator for the first time. Cancer... Read more

We asked healthcare service providers what they'll need to succeed. Some of the answers will surprise you.I recently had the honor of giving the key note speech at the Healthcare Business International Conference 2017, where 570 healthcare industry CEOs from 50 countries gathered to share their perspectives on what to expect in healthcare over the next... Read more

Healthcare without IT is unthinkable these days, as it plays an increasingly important role in many work processes. This trend is set to continue, and medical equipment and IT will be linked even more closely in the future. Intelligent technology investment strategies will therefore need to be more holistic to be effective going forward.   Besides... Read more

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Executive Health Management

7 Ways to Improve Patient Outcomes in the New World of Value-Based Care

2017 16 May

Introduction   Hospitals around the world are under increasing pressure to improve outcomes – whether because they are operating in a fee-for-performance or value-based care environment, or simply because today’s increasingly informed patients are deliberately pursuing treatment at facilities with a reputation for superior care.   Whatever your hospital’s... Read more

Executive Health Management

7 Ways to Maximize your Hospital’s Reputation

2017 07 Apr

Executive summary A hospital’s reputation can do much to help attract patients, qualified staff, and recommendations from referring physicians. This white paper examines the factors that shape hospitals’ reputations in the eyes of these audiences, the assumptions that patients make about hospital quality, the role of the Internet and public performance... Read more

Executive Health Management

Raising Care Standards to Enhance Patient Outcomes

2017 21 Mar

Executive summary Hospitals are under increasing pressure to improve their overall quality of care. In order to contend with this challenge, many hospitals have implemented measures to establish high-quality care standards. For the most part, hospitals have elected to establish clinical pathways designed to govern the entire care process, with impressive... Read more

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Dr Maurizia Capuzzo

Persistent Organ Failure Before Death in Patients with Severe Sepsis

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Nosocomial Pneumonia

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Dr. Jorge Salluh

Critical Care in Brazil

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Rising to the Challenge of Patient-Centred Care

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Dr. Francis Zarb

Iodinated Contrast Media: Risks and Best Practice

The aim of administering contrast media in medical imaging is to improve...

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