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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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

It is five in the morning as a healthcare worker gets out of bed. Let us call her Emma. She is self-isolated from the rest of the family in her own home. It has been months since she hugged her children and her husband. She gets ready and heads out to work. It is barely seven in the morning when she begins her shift – one of many dozens she... Read more

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Executive Health Management

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

Executive Health Management

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

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

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Prof. Gabor Forrai

EUSOBI 2019

About 1000 breast Imaging professionals are meeting this October for...

Dr. Tom Schepens

Using ultrasound to prevent diaphragm dysfunction

Diaphragm ultrasound is a valuable tool to diagnose and prevent ventilator...

Dr. Amir Abbas Mahabadi

Global COVID-19 Pandemic - Compelling Effects on Cardiovascular Medicine

Summary: Quarantining and public interventions during the COVID-19 pandemic...

Prof. Flavia Machado

Editorial Board Welcomes New Member

Prof. Flavia Machado has recently been welcomed to the Editorial Board...

 Peter Rose

Emerging Markets Mean Financial Rewards for the Life Sciences Industry

New Challenges for Regulatory Compliance With healthcare

 Jeanne M. Liedtka

The Creative Promise of Design Thinking

You’re much more imaginative than you think, but your workplace — which...

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