EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Physician Shortage Could Hit 100K by 2030

Physician shortage remains a major healthcare problem in the U.S., with new research showing that projected physician demand will continue to... Read more

Value Based Healthcare

VBHC Prize 2017: Nominees Announced

The Value-Based Health Care Center in the Netherlands has announced details of the nominees for its fourth annual VBHC Prize.   The award... Read more

3 Top Tips for EXECS from Key Opinion Leaders

1.       Encourage Shared Decision-Making Shared decision-making between members of an emergency department team, including input... Read more

Alternative Medicine – Good or Bad?

Not a few prestigious hospitals in the U.S. have embraced the concept of alternative medicine, turning this method of treatment into a lucrative... Read more

3 Must Attend Conferences in 2017 for EXEC

3 Must Attend Conferences in 2017 for EXEC

There are so many healthcare conferences on the calendar that it can be difficult to select which ones to attend. Being well versed in... 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

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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

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 Christian Lovis

Where Informatics Meets Medicine

Summary: Medical Informatics Europe (MIE) promises a rich programme...

 Anthony Kurec

Trends in Point of Care Testing

Key Points • Point-of-care testing, with the advances in technology...

Dr. Andrej Michalsen

Variation in end-of-life care

Do we need yet another standard operating procedure? Variability...

 Adaora Okoli

Tragedy of COVID-19

Adaora Okoli is a medical doctor working to strengthen health systems...

 Hannelore Aerts

The Reuse of Health Data: Governance and Trust As Catalysers for Quality

Summary: The European Institute’s for Innovation through Health Data...

Dr. Miriam Poggioli

“Simulate, or not to simulate?”

Evolution in medicine and the anaesthesia context. A brief discussion...

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