Search Tag: Hospitals

Executive Health Management

Finalists-announced-for-ihf-awards-2023

2023 30 Aug

The International Hospital Federation (IHF) has announced the finalists of the IHF Awards 2023 after scoring entries in all 7 Award categories. This year, more than 500 entries were submitted by hospitals and healthcare organizations from 43 countries/territories – a record number since the Awards commenced in 2015.   The projects and programmes...Read more

IT Management

Hca-healthcare-collaborates-with-google-cloud-to-bring-generative-ai-to-hospitals

2023 29 Aug

AI technology to help improve workflows, reduce administrative burden and allow physicians and nurses to spend more time with patients   HCA Healthcare, Inc., one of the nation’s leading healthcare providers, and Google Cloud announced a new collaboration designed to use generative AI technology to improve workflows on time-consuming tasks,...Read more

Digital Transformation

Hca-healthcare-collaborates-with-google-cloud-to-bring-generative-ai-to-hospitals

2023 29 Aug

AI technology to help improve workflows, reduce administrative burden and allow physicians and nurses to spend more time with patients   HCA Healthcare, Inc., one of the nation’s leading healthcare providers, and Google Cloud announced a new collaboration designed to use generative AI technology to improve workflows on time-consuming tasks,...Read more

Health Management

Growing-pressures-driving-the-shift-to-healthcare-digitalisation

2023 22 May

Digital and AI-driven technologies tangibly improve the effectiveness of healthcare delivery and access – whether holistic patient management, clinical productivity, or hospital site utilisation all of which ultimately improves patient outcomes. Yet the sector faces financial challenges to acquire the clinical, care, collaboration and buildings technology...Read more

Executive Health Management

Ihf-awards-2023-nomination-period-opens-for-outstanding-achievements-in-healthcare

2023 12 Apr

The International Hospital Federation (IHF) has launched the 2023 edition of the IHF Awards – the premier, annual awards programme for hospitals and healthcare organizations worldwide.   Entries are being accepted in seven IHF Awards categories: Dr Kwang Tae Kim Grand Hospital Award – recognizing excellence in the five dimensions of...Read more

Executive Health Management

Hospitals-boost-financial-performance-by-investing-in-health-equity

2023 28 Mar

Hospitals that invest in community health equity – eliminating disparities in health and the factors that contribute to the exclusion of groups – can boost the financial performance and organisational culture of hospitals.   The study, published in NEJM Catalyst, pointed out that “by emphasizing health, not just health care, leaders of these hospitals...Read more

Finance Management

Hospitals-boost-financial-performance-by-investing-in-health-equity

2023 28 Mar

Hospitals that invest in community health equity – eliminating disparities in health and the factors that contribute to the exclusion of groups – can boost the financial performance and organisational culture of hospitals.   The study, published in NEJM Catalyst, pointed out that “by emphasizing health, not just health care, leaders of these hospitals...Read more

Executive Health Management

Hospitals-create-recovery-programmes-for-surgeons

2023 16 Jan

The well-being of doctors may be severely affected if they experience a complication during care of a patient.A traumatic patient care event can lead to significant mental stress on the provider and this burden is known as the second victim syndrome.   When a patient experiences an intraoperative adverse event (iAE), and if this iAE was left unexamined...Read more

Executive Health Management

Hma-2023-hospital-management-asia-2023

2023 05 Sep

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Executive Health Management

Hma-conference-to-look-at-future-of-hospital-at-home-model-in-asia

2022 28 Sep

On Nov 25, join key stakeholders in the Hospital at Home space – from hospitals, care providers to policymakers and solutions providers -  to discuss developments and what the future holds   With limited hospital capacity and growing demand for care, Hospital at Home (HaH) programmes have gained traction over the world as an alternative care...Read more

IT Management

Remote-monitoring-of-age-related-diseases

2022 09 Sep

An interdisciplinary research team at the University of Bern and Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, has demonstrated a promising new method using remote sensors to detect health problems in the elderly population.   The deployed system is made up of contactless motion sensors that were placed in the homes of elderly study participants. The...Read more

IT Management

Tre-ondate-dopo-cosa-ci-ha-insegnato-la-pandemia-sulle-health

2021 04 Nov

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Enterprise Imaging

Leeds-hospitals-improve-image-sharing-across-yorkshire-with-agfa-healthcares-enterprise-imaging

2021 27 Apr

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT) has successfully implemented Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging (EI) solution, a unified platform complete with clinical tools, reporting and a workflow engine that will help the LTHT maximise its productivity and collaborate with neighbouring Trusts. EI provides a single storage solution for...Read more

IMAGING Management

Leeds-hospitals-improve-image-sharing-across-yorkshire-with-agfa-healthcares-enterprise-imaging-1

2021 27 Apr

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT) has successfully implemented Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging (EI) solution, a unified platform complete with clinical tools, reporting and a workflow engine that will help the LTHT maximise its productivity and collaborate with neighbouring Trusts. EI provides a single storage solution for the...Read more

IMAGING Management

Do-audits-work-to-improve-hospital-care-1

2021 19 Apr

Researchers from the University Medical Centre Groningen and the Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management, The Netherlands, recently published findings on “Understanding how and why audits work in improving the quality of hospital care: A systematic realist review”.   Quality and safety issues are becoming increasingly important in hospital care...Read more

ICU Management

Masimo-announces-masimo-safetynet-opentm

2020 19 Jun

Suite of Integrated Turnkey Tools Helps Businesses, Governments, and Schools Reopen and Stay Open Responsibly During COVID-19 IRVINE, Calif.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Masimo  (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced Masimo SafetyNet-Open™, designed to help businesses, governments, and schools more responsibly manage employee and student health and safety...Read more

ICU Management

Adaptable-approach-to-hospital-preparedness-for-acute-surge-events

2020 30 Apr

Smooth clinical operations of a facility are based on the adequate and consistent availability of staff, space, equipment, and a coordination mechanism. However, under acute surge events such as local epidemics or pandemics like the ongoing COVID-19, healthcare facilities may consider a viable preparedness plan. Staff capacity, both clinical and...Read more

IT Management

Ten-ways-to-keep-your-networks-hacker-proof

2020 26 Feb

  As healthcare continues to be a target for cyber attacks, the European Union cybersecurity agency the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) has issued a guide of recommendations for protecting hospital computer networks.   You might also like: Staff Training Urgently Needed for HealthcareCybersecurity   Called...Read more

IT Management

Swiss-hospitals-successfully-trial-blockchain-medical-device-tracking

2020 16 Jan

Swiss hospitals have announced successful processing on a trial of medical device orders via the Blockchain.   The Cantonal Hospital Winterthur, the Cantonal Hospital Baden, the University Children's Hospital Zurich and the Spitalregion Fürstenland Toggenburg along with two medical device suppliers Anandic System Medical and ITRIS Medical undertook...Read more

IMAGING Management

Gustave-roussys-french-cancer-centre-chooses-medsquare-for-its-patient-dose-management-solution

2019 28 Nov

Medsquare has been selected by the  Gustave Roussy  Cancer Centre, which has chosen to be equipped by Medsquare’s Patient Dose Monitoring solution  Radiation Dose Monitor (RDM) . For this DACS acquisition project, signed via the French Purchasing group ’Resah’, Gustave Roussy has indicated that it wants to replace its existing DACS solution, notably...Read more

Executive Health Management

Swisslog-embraces-the-evolving-healthcare-landscape-via-the-medication-management-supply-chain

2019 20 Nov

The company announces a new brand position and corporate identity consistent with providing hospitals with connectivity between transport and pharmacy automation solutions leading to better patient outcomes.   Buchs, Switzerland (19 November 2019) – Swisslog Healthcare, a leading global supplier of solutions for medication management...Read more

Executive Health Management

Disruption-is-coming-to-healthcare

2019 13 Nov

Summary: No other industry that operates as inefficiently and ineffectively as healthcare has survived disruption in the 21st century. Why does medicine remain the exception and what forces are powerful enough to improve quality and bring costs under control? The United States spent an average of $10,209 on each citizen in 2017, the last...Read more

IMAGING Management

Cutting-low-yield-imaging-through-collaboration-1

2019 30 Oct

Radiology care means ensuring optimal use of imaging for diagnosis and treatment of diseases. Needless to say, radiologists play an important role in helping referring physicians avoid ordering imaging tests that provide not much diagnostic value – and unnecessarily expose patients to radiation.     That's certainly the main reason behind the American...Read more

Executive Health Management

Hospital-4-0-conference

2019 21 Nov

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IT Management

5-factors-influencing-future-role-of-healthcare-cio

2019 10 Jun

As the healthcare sector undergoes digital transformation, what does this mean for the contribution the CIO is making to his or her organisation? A report published by MedCityNews identifies five factors that are shaping the changing role of the CIO in healthcare.   You might also like: Move over CIO: enter Chief Digital Officer...Read more

Executive Health Management

Value-oriented-management

2019 22 May

A leadership model for the health care sector   In medical institutions, leaders are required to ensure, through delegation of responsibility, that working conditions are characterised by interdisciplinary thinking, team-oriented work and ongoing improvement.   Leaders in the health sector must be aware of the fact that hospitals operate...Read more

Executive Health Management

New-hospital-policies-and-procedures-required-for-patient-safety

2019 22 May

Eighteen Actionable Patient Safety Solutions are the key to zero preventable patient deaths in our hospitals.   What are the patient safety processes that every hospital administrator and healthcare professional should adopt today to avoid preventable patient harm and death in hospitals?    It’s an unfortunate fact of the medical profession...Read more

Executive Health Management

4-reasons-why-healthcare-management-should-focus-on-ai-in-radiology

2019 21 May

It is not uncommon that healthcare management teams are heavily pressed for time. Why should they put AI solutions for their radiology department on their priority list? In this blog post, we propose 4 reasons why board members of hospitals and private clinics should put AI in radiology on their agenda and develop a strategy for incorporating AI solutions....Read more

Executive Health Management

Dubai-to-host-the-3rd-annual-international-patient-experience-summit-awards

2019 26 Mar

Patient experience improvement has become one of the top priorities for healthcare organizations in the next years. Like other industries, healthcare is facing new challenges generated by financial profitability, rising competition, increasing demand for high-quality care experience, and disruptive technologies such as omni-channel interactions and...Read more