EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Half of NHS trusts 'must improve'

Only two of 570 bodies assessed, both of them hospitals, were ranked as excellent in both categories. The Healthcare Commission said its "broad... Read more

Germans Sink Their Teeth into McTooth Dental Chain

The roughly 90 percent of Germans insured under the statutory health system have after recent reforms been forced to pay much more of doctors'... Read more

Minister stands by hospital cuts

But services would be provided at more specialist regional centres and in the community, she added. She told BBC One's Politics Show that local... Read more

Court confirms 'equal pay for equal work' principle

Article 141 of the EC Treaty stipulates that "each member state shall ensure that the principle of equal pay for male and female workers for... Read more

German Government Strikes Deal on Health System Overhaul

The deal came early Thursday morning after seven hours of haggling between members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and... Read more

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  It might sound absurd, but most hospitals have no idea how good they are. Physicians have a strong internal drive to provide the best possible care for their patients and to continuously improve quality of care. But how do they know if they succeed?   Right now, we have a situation in healthcare where treatment results are not or are very minimally... Read more

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

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The Keys to Staying Competitive in Today’s Healthcare Market

2016 26 Oct

Six things your competition is probably already thinking aboutIntroduction   The conversation in healthcare today is no longer about whether competition is good or bad. It’s about who’s eating your lunch and what to do about it.   As more and more countries adopt market-based approaches for healthcare delivery, executive attention will continue to... 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

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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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The Role of Gamification and Engagement Design in the Future of Healthcare

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