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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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Why I became a radiology whistleblower

2017 19 Sep

Whistleblowers who raise concerns continue to be at risk of losing their jobs. Sharmila Chowdhury speaks the truth behind the life of a whistleblower and the severe consquences she continues to face after being dismissed by the NHS.   I had worked in the UK National Health Service (NHS ) since 1980 and qualified as a radiographer in 1983. I joined Ealing... Read more

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Whistleblowing in healthcare

2017 19 Sep

Although healthcare workers have a responsibility to raise concerns about patient safety and unethical or illegal conduct, if they do so they are often treated badly.   Healthcare workers have a responsibility to raise concerns about patient safety and unethical or illegal conduct. Yet those who raise serious concerns are often treated badly by senior colleagues,... Read more

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New indications for coronary CT angiography

2017 19 Sep

The time has comeThe latest in CCTA and how the quality and timeliness of diagnosis can be improved.Since the beginning of the 21st century coronary computed tomography angiography (CCTA ) has turned from a research tool with ill-defined indications into the recognised cardiac imaging modality with proven clinical and prognostic values. There is already... Read more

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Africa healthcare federation one continent: one team

2017 19 Sep

To meet the pressing need for affordable, quality and equitable healthcare, the Africa Healthcare Federation (AHF) integrates the private health sector of Africa, and presents a unified platform where the private sector can effectively engage the public sector for best health outcomes.   The African region is experiencing steady economic growth despite... Read more

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Behind closed doors – Point of Care Foundation

2017 19 Sep

A recent Point of Care Foundation report provides insights into the pressures faced by British healthcare staff and how these can be overcome.   How employers feel at work has been the subject of debate for quite some time, particularly within the healthcare sector. It is widely agreed that staffs’ happiness largely depends on the environment that... Read more

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From command and control to modern approaches to leadership

2017 15 Sep

Historical command and control approaches to leadership fail in building relationships and engendering engagement and thus do not enhance performance like modern approaches to leadership.    Historically, leadership in medicine was taught and practised in an approach akin to the military paradigm of command and control. It was believed that given the... Read more

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Volume 17 - Issue 3, 2017

2017 21 Aug

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