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Lockdowns and Reopenings: Local vs. Larger-Scale

Lockdowns and Reopenings: Local vs. Larger-Scale

Lockdowns and other restrictive measures (e.g. travel curbs) have been imposed by governments as a means to control coronavirus spread... Read more

Adapting Medtech Supply to COVID-19 Demand

Adapting Medtech Supply to COVID-19 Demand

A recent report from McKinsey looks into the challenges manufacturers and suppliers of medtech products have been facing since the start of... Read more

Palliative vs. Standard Care

Palliative vs. Standard Care

In the UK, a multicentre randomised clinical trial was conducted between April 2015 and November 2017 to evaluate the effectiveness of short-term... Read more

Considerable Gaps with UHC

Considerable Gaps with UHC

Universal health coverage (UHC) means enabling all people to receive necessary healthcare services without experiencing financial burden.... Read more

Around 200 patients with newly diagnosed prostate cancer are treated annually at USB.

Clinical Decision Support For Prostate Cancer Care

Urologists at University Hospital Basel are rising to the challenge of providing evidence-based prostate cancer treatment in an age of multidisciplinary... Read more

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In 1976, I became the first Vice President of Marketing for General Electric’s CT programme. This was of major importance to Jack Welch, my group executive. I started by talking to many luminary doctors interested in GE's approach to CT. The unanswered question was, "how do doctors decide between the manufacturers?” After several weeks of integrating... Read more

My dear readers,   Time is moving very fast, and we are coming to the end of another big, big year.   Last month I wrote about September, when I had the great chance to be in Iceland to attend the European Nurse Managers Congress, which, as I stated, was mind-blowing.   My October continued to be absolutely epic – BECAUSE great colleagues from... Read more

My dear readers,   It is time again for thoughts from the island.   I went to Iceland/Selfoss last month and attended the European Nurse Director Association (ENDA) congress. I am a board member of this great association. Therefore, I met my fellow board members, colleagues and friends in person after meeting each other on a monthly base... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Clinical Decision Support for Prostate Cancer Care

2021 08 Oct

Executive Summary  Cancer care is becoming increasingly complex and personalized. More and more patient characteristics and disease specific data – clinical history, comorbidities, imaging, laboratory data, genomics/ proteomics, lifestyle factors, pathology results – have to be factored in when deciding on diagnostic measures and care pathways.... Read more

Improving Medical Technology Management Through Value Partnerships

2021 03 Aug

Executive Summary  Value Partnerships™ are the enduring relationships that Siemens Healthineers forges with customers in order to optimize operations, expand capabilities, and advance innovation within healthcare enterprises. One of the areas where optimization can transform care delivery and improve patient experience is in the holistic management... Read more

How to Create the Healing Environment of the Future

2021 03 Aug

The human-centered approach to healthcare facility planning and design. Executive Summary Transforming care delivery through facility design and planning Healthcare environments continue to evolve, with new pressures from patients, staff, and payers driving care providers to be more people-centered and value-driven. Meeting the challenges... Read more

From Our Journals

 Shakil Adil

Sustainability in Hospital Design

AWARD-WINNING ZULEKHA HOSPITALS OFFERS INSIGHTS INTO SUCCESSFUL PROJECT...

Prof. David Koff
Prof Jean-Louis Vincent

Ageing Population

T he process of ageing cannot be defined by a number. The World Health...

 Ronny Beer

Optimising Nutrition With an Integrated Nutrition Module: Myth or Reality?

As a neurointensivist with a strong interest in nutritional support, I...

Dr. Andreas Xyrichis

Interprofessional teamwork in the ICU

Panacea or illusion? Reflections on key research insights into interprofessi

Prof. Ludwig Kuntz

Separate and concentrate― a sustainable business model for general hospitals?

Reducing management complexity in patient care. Research shows...

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