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Seasonal Flu Vaccine Linked to Lower Stroke Risk

A recent study conducted by a team of academics from the UK’s University of Lincoln and The University of Nottingham, and published in the scientific... Read more

2014 FEBS | EMBO Women in Science Award Honours Pascale Cossart

EMBO and the Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS) announce Pascale Cossart, a world renowned bacteriologist and Professor at the... Read more

Innovative Home Medication Dispensing Service Introduced by Philips

Chronically ill patients living independently at home can now benefit from a new service combining automated dispensers and personalised pre-packed... Read more

Philips Announces Milestone in Largest Ever Sleep Apnea Clinical Trial

Sleep Apnea cardioVascular Endpoints (SAVE) study examines impact of leading obstructive sleep apnea treatment on cardiovascular diseaseRoyal... Read more

Study Investigates Online Physician Rating Sites’ Influence

A new study investigating the US population’s awareness of online physician ratings sites has found that 65% of respondents are aware of these... Read more

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  It might sound absurd, but most hospitals have no idea how good they are. Physicians have a strong internal drive to provide the best possible care for their patients and to continuously improve quality of care. But how do they know if they succeed?   Right now, we have a situation in healthcare where treatment results are not or are very minimally... Read more

What are your key areas of interest and research? I am fascinated with pathophysiology in general. As an illustrator, I enjoy the opportunity to express my creativity and explore how the human body works. I feel lucky to be a PA in the field of internal medicine, where I get to help patients with a wide spectrum of issues. It’s very rewarding to take... Read more

Robert W. Wachter, MD is Professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, where he also directs the Division of Hospital Medicine. Author of 250 articles and 6 books, he coined the term “hospitalist” in 1996 and is generally considered the “father” of the hospitalist field, the fastest growing... Read more

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The Keys to Staying Competitive in Today’s Healthcare Market

2016 26 Oct

Six things your competition is probably already thinking aboutIntroduction   The conversation in healthcare today is no longer about whether competition is good or bad. It’s about who’s eating your lunch and what to do about it.   As more and more countries adopt market-based approaches for healthcare delivery, executive attention will continue to... Read more

Executive Health Management

Improving Patient Outcomes

2016 04 Aug

How to define, measure, and increase a positive and reimbursable outcome for patient care   Introduction   Due to increasing cost pressure in the healthcare sector, established remuneration models for healthcare services are in transition around the world. Fees for performance and value-based systems are increasingly replacing fees for service. Major... Read more

Executive Health Management

The Value of a Good Reputation

2016 03 Aug

How healthcare providers can improve their reputation to attract more patients and qualified staff   Introduction   Whether in consumer goods, financial services, or medical technology, a company’s reputation is key to its commercial success. Brand awareness and a good reputation produce trust, and sustained trust is priceless.   Although it is difficult... Read more

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 Barbara Riegel

Barbara Riegel

Professor and Edith Clemmer Steinbright Chair of Gerontology     &nb

 Gavin L. Troughton

Current State of Glycaemic Control Practice

Elevated blood glucose is a widely recognised response to critical illness,...

Prof. Stephen Baker

Computer-Determined Interpretation of Intracranial Abnormalities

Where are we Now in the Algorithm Revolution?The past forty years has been...

A/Prof. Glenn Eastwood

Critically Ill Diabetic Patients

The Case for Liberal Glycaemic Management Background Several large ran...

 Tobias Gilk

Design for Imaging

‘Making It Work’ vs. ‘Making It Fit’   When it comes to design and con...

Asst. Prof. Piyali Mitra Mathavan

Self-Assessment for Hospitals

Quality accreditation can provide a sustainable competitive advantage to...

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

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