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Antibiotic resistance

New Chip Allows Optimal Antibiotic Selection

Researchers at the University of Toronto have designed a diagnostic chip that can help reduce testing time for antibiotic resistance from days... Read more

old frail patient

Frailer Older Patients at Higher Risk of Readmission, Death After Discharge

According to a study in Canadian Medical Association Journal, frailer older patients are at higher risk of readmission to hospital or death... Read more

Importance of good leadership

Organisational Leadership Impacts Physician Wellbeing

While the importance of good leadership to the success of healthcare organisations is increasingly recognised, its direct effect on the professional... Read more

Green Energy

Green Hospitals for Reduced Power Bills

Focusing on ways of reducing power consumption through green energy production methods is one key way of reducing the bills for a fixed hospital... Read more

Leadership in Healthcare

According to a systematic review of 45 studies, leadership development programmes for physicians are associated with increased self-assessed knowledge... Read more

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The motivation for implementing Patient Blood Management is based on the finding of anaemia, especially in the operative setting, representing a risk factor for increased odds of in-hospital mortality as well as additional complications. All too frequently, patients already have insufficient blood volume when presenting for surgery.  During... Read more

The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect on May 25, 2018, replacing the 1995 Data Protection Directive. Directly binding and applicable in all EU states, the GDPR aims to protect the data and privacy of the European population by giving control back to citizens and to make the regulatory environment simpler... Read more

Healthcare in the U.S. is an industry that’s ripe for innovation. From a convoluted insurance system to a complicated chain of care to a lack of price transparency, many factors combine to create a healthcare system that’s slow, expensive, inefficient, and difficult to navigate.   But some companies are fast at work addressing the many pain... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Executive Health Management

7 Ways to Improve Patient Outcomes in the New World of Value-Based Care

2017 16 May

Introduction   Hospitals around the world are under increasing pressure to improve outcomes – whether because they are operating in a fee-for-performance or value-based care environment, or simply because today’s increasingly informed patients are deliberately pursuing treatment at facilities with a reputation for superior care.   Whatever... Read more

Executive Health Management

7 Ways to Maximize your Hospital’s Reputation

2017 07 Apr

Executive summary A hospital’s reputation can do much to help attract patients, qualified staff, and recommendations from referring physicians. This white paper examines the factors that shape hospitals’ reputations in the eyes of these audiences, the assumptions that patients make about hospital quality, the role of the Internet and public... Read more

Executive Health Management

Raising Care Standards to Enhance Patient Outcomes

2017 21 Mar

Executive summary Hospitals are under increasing pressure to improve their overall quality of care. In order to contend with this challenge, many hospitals have implemented measures to establish high-quality care standards. For the most part, hospitals have elected to establish clinical pathways designed to govern the entire care process,... Read more

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Dr. Marina Álvarez

Tomosynthesis for Breast Cancer Screening Programs

Early adopters of digital breast tomosynthesis in Spanish and Italian...

 Joerg Schwarz

5 business analytics tools to improve the running of a healthcare institution

What data analysis tools can healthcare implement to streamline operations...

 Helen Ashley Taylor

The ICU-Hear Project: Introducing Live Music for Critically Ill Patients

The ICU-Hear project delivered by the charity Music in Hospitals™ provides...

Dr. Katherine Nugent MD

How to Run Successful Rounds in the Intensive Care Unit

Rounds in the intensive care unit (ICU) allow for scheduled discussions...

Dr. Peter Wilmshurst MB ChB, BSc, FRCP, FFSEM, FISM

Whistleblowing in healthcare

Although healthcare workers have a responsibility to raise concerns about...

Dr. Thomas Hemmerling MSc, MD, DEAA

An Introduction to Robots in Anaesthesia

Technological advancement has made robots an integral part of several...

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