Search Tag: Health

Cardiology Management

ZOLL Achieves Platinum Status as American Heart Association ‘Fit-Friendly Company’

2014 06 Feb

ZOLL Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of resuscitation devices and related software solutions, has been recognised for the third consecutive year as a Platinum-Level company by the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Fit-Friendly initiative for helping employees to eat better and move more. “Physical activity and employee wellness are important... Read more

IT Management

GÉANT Project Receives ‘Excellent’ Accolade From European Commission

2013 19 Dec

Independent review awards highest rating to European project The GÉANT project, which includes the high-speed data network serving 50 million research and education users across Europe, has received ‘Excellent’, the highest possible rating in a European Commission review.  This puts GÉANT in the top 10% of all EC-funded projects. The GÉANT... Read more

Executive Health Management

Are You Over 50? Better Eat an Apple!

2013 18 Dec

According to researchers 8,500 UK deaths caused by heart attacks and strokes could be avoided each year if every person aged 50 years and over ate one apple a day. Basing their assumptions on modelling rather than scientific study, researchers from the University of Oxford published their findings in the BMJ, stating that apples would boost... Read more

Executive Health Management

Health Spending Growth Halted Across OECD Countries Affected by Financial Crisis

2013 22 Nov

As published by a new OECD report, total health spending has fallen in one of three OECD countries between 2009 and 2011, with those hardest hit by the crisis most affected. This development marks a significant reversal from the strong growth in the years prior to the crisis. The publication entitled ‘Health at a Glance 2013’ states that under... Read more