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Arab Health Congress: 14 Different Conferences to Visit

Arab Health Congress: 14 Conferences to Visit

Arab Health is to take place in Dubai (Dubai World Trade Centre and Conrad Dubai) on 27–30 January, 2020. This is the MENA region’s largest... Read more

2020 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit

2020 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit

UPDATE: The event is postponed until further notice. Patient Safety Movement Foundation invites hospital leaders, medical and information technology... Read more

Academy of Medical Sciences Calls for More Research Time

Academy of Medical Sciences Calls for More Research Time

A new report suggests the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) should run a pilot project allowing more protected research time for NHS... Read more

Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

The beginning of the year is the time to make predictions for the future. Let us take a look at what some major analysts expect to be happening... Read more

Meaningful Connection with Patients: 5 Simple Practices for Clinicians

Meaningful Connection with Patients: Five Simple Practices

Human connection between a physician and a patient, though central to clinical care, is being increasingly neglected due to time constraints,... Read more

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Dr Donna Prosser has worked in healthcare for over thirty years, first as a bedside nurse, but more recently, for the past two decades, focussed on healthcare quality and safety in healthcare administration and as a consultant. As Chief Clinical Officer at the Patient Safety Movement Foundation, Dr Prosser’s focus is helping hospitals... Read more

Vonda Vaden Bates is an alliance builder and leadership coach with over 30 years of experience helping professionals and organisations succeed. In 2012, her husband, Yogiraj Charles Bates, died from one of the most common preventable causes of death, known as hospital-associated venous thromboembolism.  In 2013, Vonda decided to contribute... Read more

During the past decade, healthcare systems have been expanding their avenues to serve countries around the globe, breaking free from conventional norms. Today, these organisations are on the lookout for well-planned strategies to accelerate the growth patterns and increase cost efficiency. The key to meet these goals necessitates merger and acquisition (M&A)... Read more

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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

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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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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

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 Marianna Keen

Understanding bad communication

Deter defensiveness, solve problems Chris Argyris’ insights on bad...

 Uta Melzer

Confronting Risk

That the use of ionising radiation for medical purposes holds both tremendous...

Dr. Mahmoud Abdellatif

Anti-Ageing Therapies: From Basic Science to Human Application

Summary: At the turn of the twenty-first century, our understanding...

Dr. Andrej Michalsen

Predicament Prevention for Pandemics

COVID-19 has resulted in an enormous demand for critical care personnell...

 Sarah Moorhead

Finance, Skills Gap, Governance: Addressing CIO Challenges

Summary: With finance, skills and strategy all obstacles for the healthcare...

 Regina Lee

Superheroes: Behind the Scenes of COVID-19

Are the real heroes only those in the hospital actively caring for...

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