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Health Spending Growth Halted Across OECD Countries Affected by Financial Crisis

As published by a new OECD report, total health spending has fallen in one of three OECD countries between 2009 and 2011, with those hardest... Read more

International Diabetes Federation Predicts Global Increase in Diabetes

According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) one in ten of the world's population will have diabetes by 2035. The latest edition... Read more

MEDICA 2013: Philips Unveils Healthcare Transforming Solutions at Congress

New healthcare solutions developed with users and patients help improve the recovery process and treatment options for patients while supporting... Read more

MEDICA 2013: Swisslog to Present Healthcare-Specific Innovations

From November 20 to 23, 2013, Swisslog Healthcare Solutions will present its latest innovations at the world’s largest medical trade fair, MEDICA,... Read more

Widespread Inappropriate Lab Testing Revealed in Extensive Analysis

More than 5 billion laboratory tests conducted each year in the US, making it healthcare’s single highest volume activity.A major study analysing... Read more

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Imagine travelling to Portugal or Cuba and that 100% of the population you see has diabetes! This sounds like a nightmare to me, and I would assume the same for you if you know the burden this disease represents for health systems. This science fiction scenario is no longer fiction in Mexico, we are one of the most affected countries in the world due to... Read more

Improve Yourself and Your Healthcare OrganisationOne of the most basic lessons you learn in first year business school is the SWOT analysis - strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. It's a great framework to apply to your business to understand what you do well, what you can improve on, and where the greatest threats to your organisation... Read more

Tremendous progress has been made in healthcare over the last forty years. However there are still three outstanding problems which are found in every health service no matter how they are structured and funded.   One of these problems is huge and unwarranted variation in access, quality, cost and outcome, and this reveals a further two:    Underuse... 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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