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Varian Medical Systems's ProBeam Proton Therapy System FDA Approved

Varian Medical Systems of Palo Alto, California, the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other... Read more

Study: Night Work 'Chrono-Chaos' for Body

Doing the night shift throws the body "into chaos" and could cause long-term damage, warn researchers. Shift work has been linked to higher rates... Read more

Study: Drinking and Driving is Unsafe at Any Level

According to a University of California, San Diego study of accidents in the United States published in the British Medical Journal group's Injury... Read more

Traumatic Brain Injury Associated with Premature Death

Findings from a psychiatric study conducted by Seena Fazel, M.D., of the University of Oxford, United Kingdom, and her team of colleagues, show... Read more

Bupa / Blue Cross Blue Shield Partnership Creates Giant Global HC Provider Network

 Bupa, a leading provider of international private medical insurance (IPMI), has announced a strategic global partnership with the Blue Cross... Read more

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Chronic stress and constant feelings of insurmountable responsibilities can lead to burnout in even the most dynamic and passionate of professionals. Excessive working hours and a lack of time to relax, combined with poor job satisfaction and a lack of control over your environment can lead to experiencing intense fatigue and disengagement. Burnout... Read more

We now live longer but increased life expectancy has led to more pressure on healthcare services. The Design Council in the UK is involved in an innovative new drive to improve the experience for all concerned. Called Transform Ageing this new cross-sector initiative brings together people in later life, social entrepreneurs and health and social care leaders... Read more

  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

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Executive Health Management

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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 Dorothy Wade, PhD

What Can Psychologists Do in Intensive Care?

As awareness has grown of the great distress intensive care patients may...

Prof. Dipak Kalra, PhD, FRCGP, FBCS

Big Data: Opportunities for Healthcare Organisations

Healthcare organisations need to make much better use of the health data...

Prof. Armand R.J. Girbes, MD, PhD, EDIC

The Burden Caused by Administrators and Managers: a Euro-American Jumble

A EURO-AMERICAN JUMBLE   We argue that a jumble of rules, protocols, c...

Ultrasound Fights Cancer With Microbubbles

Sonoporation with Chemotherapy Increases Porosity of Pancreatic CellsI...

Prof. Guy Frija

Quality and Safety In Radiology

A SYMBIOTIC RELATIONSHIPQuality of Healthcare Quality healthcare by definition...

 Claire Church

Pharma Supplement

European Association of Hospital PharmacistsJoan Peppard, President-Elect...

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