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Saying 'No' Is Often The Key To Effective Leadership

As difficult as it can be, saying no is often the key to effective leadership, says an ethics and management expert, just as most successful... Read more

New Overtime Rule: What to Expect

The Department of Labour (DOL) recently updated criteria for the overtime threshold bringing in changes that will significant affect hospitals.... Read more

Searching the Globe for Low-Cost Supplies

Supplies come second only to labour as amongst the highest healthcare costs With a view to reducing materials costs while maintaining quality,... Read more

Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Suits Deadline Extended

Legislation before New York state lawmakers would have a significant impact on medical malpractice law by permitting patients to sue years after... Read more

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Closing The Healthcare Diversity Leadership Gap

Continued commitment is needed to drive progress and close the leadership gap in the realisation of strategic goals and objectives for... Read more

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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

My COVID-19 Superhero is my sister, Loretta Bowen. We are a family of eight children; our father has passed and our mother is 85. Elaine Rohr has Parkinson’s disease and over the last few years has gotten worse. She is no longer able to cook or write and it is frustrating for her to have such limitations in her activity of daily living.... Read more

Brazil has now become one of the epicentres of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the burden on its healthcare system is increasing daily. Paulo Moll, CEO of Rede D'Or São Luiz (RDSL) , the largest privately held, independent hospital operator in the country, speaks about the measures taken on the national level and within the RDSL system and shares... 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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 Brigette Hyacinth

Will robots take your job in healthcare?

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Antimicrobial Stewardship in the ICU

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Dr. Hans van Schuppen

Why You Should Always Debrief Your Resuscitations

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EUROSON 2019 welcomes world of ultrasound

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Management and Leadership in Cardiology

INTERVIEW WITH PROFESSOR TIENUSH RASSAF HealthManagement.org, Europe’s...

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Shock

Shock is an emergency, and if it is not treated, it will mostly be...

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