Search Tag: GE Healthcare

Executive Health Management

How do you serve more patients without adding staff or beds? Here’s one hospital’s answer

2019 22 Feb

UK hospital announces first-of-its-kind hospital Command Center in Europe to improve efficiency and patient care   Every day, up to 400 people come through the Emergency Department (ED) doors at Bradford Royal Infirmary (BRI) in Northern England. The hospital serves 500,000 people who live in Bradford and communities across Yorkshire, one... Read more

Executive Health Management

Analytics in the real world: How one radiology practice is helping patients get an MR exam, faster

2019 22 Feb

Combining applied intelligence, analytics and technologies enabled a radiology center in Germany to reduce patient wait times for an MR exam from 6-8 weeks to just 1-2 weeks      Radiomed, a private practice with nine locations across West-Central Germany, recently led a pioneering project combining digital tools with MR technology to increase... Read more

Executive Health Management

This cardiac software from a Stanford basement is now one of the top of AI solutions available

2019 22 Feb

Dr. Albert Hsiao co-developed the new ViosWorks MR software package to help speed up cardiac MRI exams   It all started with a simple request made in the depths of one of the nation’s best hospitals.   “Hey, I want to show you something.”   Anja Brau was finishing up a meeting in the basement of Stanford Hospital with Dr. Albert... Read more

Executive Health Management

The immunotherapy hurdle & why doctors could soon predict how each patient will respond

2019 22 Feb

A partnership between Vanderbilt University Medical Center and GE Healthcare will create AI-powered apps to enable safer and more precise immunotherapies.   When two doctors oceans apart were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their work in immunotherapy – the breakthrough treatment that turns the body’s own... Read more

ICU Management

Treating Patients with Handheld Ultrasound at Soaring Heights

2018 18 Jul

This rescue  helicopter  provides emergency services to a New Zealand island with the help of a portable ultrasound Scattered across 150,000 square kilometers of beautiful farm land, mountainous terrain, and rugged coastline, South Island is the larger of New Zealand’s two major islands. It’s served by various medical centers and small... Read more

Health Management

Mathias Goyen

2018 23 May

Professor Of Diagnostic Radiology - Hamburg University; Chief Medical Officer - Oncology - Ge Healthcare TOP QUOTE FROM BLOG: Predictive maintenance in healthcare - If you can predict it, you can prevent it “The key advantages of predictive maintenance are that it can allow timely and convenient scheduling of corrective... Read more

IMAGING Management

BIR and GE Healthcare launch new Radiation Safety Travel Award

2016 30 Nov

  (Left to right) Dawn Philips, Sales and Marketing Leader, GE Healthcare and Jacqueline Fowler, CEO at BIR £1,000 funding offered for award designed to promote worldwide innovation in radiation safety   The BIR/GE Radiation Safety Travel award is a new initiative which aims to share best practice in radiation safety. Participants are... Read more

ICU Management

Anesthesia, Made to Measure-The Data Helping Tailor Your Anaesthesia

2016 31 May

Going under anesthetic is a common, necessary but sometimes daunting experience for many patients. Despite advancements in anesthesia delivery, patients can still suffer from side effects, including a longer than normal emergence from the effects of the anesthetic, vomiting or even, at the more serious but much less frequent end, damage to brain cells.... Read more

ICU Management

Anesthesia, Made to Measure

2016 28 May

The Data Helping Tailor Your Anaesthesia Going under anesthetic is a common, necessary but sometimes daunting experience for many patients. Despite advancements in anesthesia delivery, patients can still suffer from side effects, including a longer than normal emergence from the effects of the anesthetic, vomiting or even, at the more... Read more

Executive Health Management

State Street Corporation Acquire GE Asset Management for up to $485 Million

2016 31 Mar

Brings GE Asset Management (GEAM) active management, alternatives and OCIO (Outsourced Chief Investment Officer) capabilities to State Street Global Advisors (SSGA), a premier industry firm with scale and $2.3 trillion in assets under management globally SSGA to manage assets of the GE pension plan currently managed by GEAM and assume responsibility... Read more