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Health Management

Sustainability

2017 09 Nov

The European Health Management Association (EHMA) is a non-profit membership organisation open to all those committed to improving health and healthcare. Our focus is on health management capacity and capabilities and supporting the successful implementation of health policy and practice, so as to make a real difference to the lives of Europe’s citizens, patients... Read more

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Exec editorial board member

2017 09 Nov

Introducing a global healthcare financing perspective Meet HealthManagement.org’s latest board member for EXEC and find out what he plans to bring to readers.   What are your key areas of interest and research?   My professional interests lie in emerging markets healthcare financing. As the Global Lead for Healthcare at International Finance Corporation... Read more

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Top management tips from 2017

2017 09 Nov

Management ideas from leading healthcare professionals   HealthManagement.org has compiled this year’s top management tips from some of our leading contributors for leadership ideas and inspiration. They reply to the question: What is your top management tip?  “Be passionate about what you stand for and humble in leading people”Andre HeinzGlobal Head... Read more

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Embedding sustainability into clinical medicine and medical education

2017 09 Nov

Why it should and how it can be done How one healthcare body is introducing education on sustainable healthcare across the sector.   Environmental change is an increasingly important determinant of health and of the ability of societies and healthcare services to respond to ill health. Climate change has been recognised as the “biggest global health threat... Read more

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Turning burnout into bright futures

2017 09 Nov

Why burnout needs to be addressed now and not later   Burnout in cardiologists has serious implications on the lives of patients. Healthcare experts all over the world draw their conclusions on an issue which is highly prevalent amongst cardiologists and how to maintain sustainability within healthcare.   How energised are you by your work? Are you... Read more

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Building a new culture of safety

2017 09 Nov

Providing employees with the right environment and skills   Human factors such as authority gradients are important barriers to safety event reporting in healthcare and warrant implementation of specific countermeasures and cultural change.   Introduction   Safety event reporting is the cornerstone of all quality assurance and improvement efforts. Electronic... Read more

IT Management

2017 16 Oct

Gradually, computerised health data is being implemented in hospitals or in doctor communities.   Computerisation radically changes accessibility moving away from the comfort zone linked to paper and creating a new space for information systems.   It thus reaches a New World literally and figuratively. One could compare the data ‘revolution’ to 1492... Read more

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Servant leadership: A journey, not a race

2017 19 Sep

Servant leadership offers a fresh approach to meeting the critical leadership challenges of contemporary healthcare organisations, while honouring the humanity of everyone they touch.   The terms of the work world have changed. Employee expectations and organisational mandates have shifted. In order to be successful and relevant in this environment,... Read more

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Healthcare wearables: What are the risks?

2017 19 Sep

How can stakeholders harness the potential of healthcare wearables to revolutionise the care continuum while successfully navigating legislative and technical risks? HealthManagement.org spoke to Global Top 100 Digital Health Influencer, João Bocas for his insights.   Is there a danger of health wearables developers being blinded by technology and... Read more

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Infographic: Risk

2017 19 Sep

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