EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Legal Challenges of Data Management

Legal Challenges of Data Management

With the development of digital infrastructures in healthcare, there is growing need to work all the data available into a ‘data fabric’,... Read more

Rising Climates and the Impact of Healthcare

Rising Climates and the Impact of Healthcare

Climate change concerns are becoming more and more difficult to ignore, with disruptions causing issues for health, businesses and people’s... Read more

Public Perception of Healthcare: Quality Vs. Cost

Public Perception of Healthcare: Quality Vs. Cost

While people in general consider their healthcare experiences positive, they however regret being not empowered to control their healthcare journeys,... Read more

Connecting Individual Health to the Community

Connecting Individual Health to the Community

Provider organisations have focused their attention on improving healthcare experiences of individual patients. Now, researchers say hospitals... Read more

The Triple Aim in Healthcare

"The Triple Aim" framework is intended to help healthcare organisations focus on reducing care-related costs, improving the patient experience... Read more

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  My Dear Readers, Time is flying, and here I am again, sharing my thoughts as a registered nurse working during a very dramatic time.   The first half of the year of 2021 is over. If you reflect now, one can not comprehend of what has happened in the world during these last months. It is almost impossible. Where will one start and stop?... Read more

Is there a time after COVID-19? Do you regularly hear the question of what we will do after COVID-19? Or what should we do? This is a strange question, because there will be no time after Coronavirus. Corona is an endemic virus, that is among us and does not go away. There is also no time after Influenza. Endemic viruses are here. We need to take... Read more

There is a high demand for a comfortable, small and mobile solution for affordable blood pressure and vital sign monitoring in the general ward to improve patient safety and outcome, as mortality after surgery is a thousand times higher than intraoperative death. 1    CNSystems has enhanced its non-invasive CNAP® technology for perioperative... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Executive Health Management

Liver Fibrosis: Patients Can Be At Risk Of Death Even Without Exhibiting Symptoms

2020 18 Dec

1 in 5 advanced fibrosis patients evolves to cirrhosis in as little as two and a half years. The liver is the largest gland in the human body and, weighing roughly two kilograms, it is the second largest organ after the skin. Its varied functions include supplying the brain with glucose, filtering toxins out of the blood, producing proteins,... Read more

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

From Our Journals

Prof. Koen Kas

How the simple ingredient of delight can transform healthcare

A small dose of ‘magic’ in the healthcare setting can lead to a more...

 Don Sweete

The Global Effort to Manage COVID-19 Through Collaboration and Clinical Terminology

Management of patient information and information standards regarding sharing,...

Prof. Robert Pearl

Disruption Is Coming to Healthcare

Summary: No other industry that operates as inefficiently and ineffectively...

 Christian Lovis

Novelty vs. Legacy

Innovations of today are the legacy of tomorrow The COVID-19 pandemic...

Mr Ignacio Martinez Soriano

Ignacio Martinez Soriano

Data Scientist, Hospital UNI VERSITARIO Rafael Méndez, Lorca, Spain...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

Imaging

Our cover story this issue is Imaging. The radiology armamentarium...

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