EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Mind the Gap: Tackling Staff Shortages

Mind the Gap: Tackling Staff Shortages

A shortage of health workers is not just a problem of the developed, wealthy countries which often have to stretch their healthcare resources... Read more

#hellomynameis: compassionate care through social media

#hellomynameis: compassionate care through social media

This July 23rd marks another #hellomynameis Day, a campaign created by Dr. Kate Granger MBE and Chris Pointon to put both staff and patient... Read more

Creative Solutions For Staff Retention

Creative Solutions for Staff Retention

Long work hours, changing shifts, lack of sleep, fatigue, job-related stress...these are only some of the challenges NHS staff have to endure... Read more

The 2019 EHMA Annual Conference

The 2019 EHMA Annual Conference

Set within the beautiful and relaxing city of Espoo, Finland, the 2019 EHMA Annual Conference – themed ‘Health Management 2.0’ took place.... Read more

How Culturally-Sensitive Care Can Improve Your Bottom Line

In a globalised world, Dr. Pepi Burgos has seen first-hand how a culturally-sensitive approach to patients can contribute to an effective... 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

White Papers and Case Studies

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

From Our Journals

 Sarah Moorhead

Finance, Skills Gap, Governance: Addressing CIO Challenges

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

Prof. Rolf Rossaint

European guidelines on the management of traumatic induced bleeding

Interview with Rolf Rossaint, Prof. of Anaesthesiology, RWTH University...

Dr. Daniel Martin

High Altitude Research and its Relevance to Critical Illness

Critical illness can be considered as the body’s failure to compensate...

Prof. Rowland Illing

The Affidea MR Excellence Programme

Unification, Optimisation and Analytics for Service Improvement  ...

Mr. Andre Heinz

What Are the Keys to Attracting and Retaining Qualified Staff in Healthcare?

For the CEO 's of many organisations in the healthcare industry, attracting...

 Heather Reimer

Dangerous Boobs Tour

Breast density was a hot topic at the Radiological Society of North America...

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