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Doctor Discrimination: How to Deal With It

Following an incident of discrimination against medics in an emergency department led to a team of Stanford University School of Medicine... Read more

EuHPN

Healthcare Infrastructure for a Web of Care

By Jonathan Erskine We know that Europe’s health and healthcare systems need to reinvent themselves.   Most are struggling to cope with the... Read more

EHR Upcoding Compliance: Keep the Auditors Happy

While electronic health records (EHRs) have enabled the creation of detailed patient files there is a frustrating problem that this technology... Read more

Even Top CMS Performers Want Star Rating Reform

Mayo Clinic was one of a handful of healthcare facilities in the U.S. that was awarded a five-star rating by The Centers for... Read more

C-Suite Transitioning: One Leader to Another

  Sue Schade, former CIO at University Hospitals has shared her experience of the handover of her position to a new director with key insights... Read more

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Dr Donna Prosser has worked in healthcare for over thirty years, first as a bedside nurse, but more recently, for the past two decades, focussed on healthcare quality and safety in healthcare administration and as a consultant. As Chief Clinical Officer at the Patient Safety Movement Foundation, Dr Prosser’s focus is helping hospitals... Read more

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

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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

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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

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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

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Prof. David Koff

Conducting Research in the COVID-19 Era

Summary: Under pressure in the age of COVID-19, David Koff stresses...

Prof. Tienush Rassaf

Monitor Me!

mHealth has gained considerable momentum in recent years, but, contrary...

 Kees Wesdorp

The Importance of Meaningful Innovation in Healthcare

Driving Toward the Goals of the Quadruple Aim Innovation comes...

Prof. Geneviève Derumeaux

Dr. Geneviève A. Derumeaux, Chairperson ESC Congress 2014-2016

...one single thing escapes fate: faith and wisdom...

 Inder Davalur

Improving Patient Compliance with Future mHealth

Summary: Combine the characteristic of our engagement with social media...

 Jaime Isern-Kebschull

Critical analysis of MRI-based classification systems for sport muscle injuries

Critical review   A critical review of eight identified cases of...

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