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IMAGING Management

Werner Baumann to Succeed Dr. Marijn Dekkers as Chairman of the Board of Management of Bayer AG

2016 07 Apr

Effective May 1, 2016, Werner Baumann will become the new Chairman of the Board of Management of Bayer AG. This was decided by the company’s Supervisory Board at its meeting today. The current CEO of Bayer AG, Dr. Marijn Dekkers, proposed to the Supervisory Board that his contract be dissolved effective April 30, 2016, following the Annual Stockholders’... Read more

IMAGING Management

Chris Coughlin Elected to Hologic Board of Directors

2016 02 Mar

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) has announced that Christopher J. Coughlin has joined the Company's Board of Directors.  Mr. Coughlin was elected to the Board at the Company's 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, along with nine existing Directors who were re-elected.Mr. Coughlin, who in December was named "Director of the Year" by the National Association... Read more

ICU Management

Volume 16 - Issue 3, 2016

2016 27 Sep

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ICU Management

The Burden Caused by Administrators and Managers: a Euro-American Jumble

2016 27 Sep

We argue that a jumble of rules, protocols, checklists has emerged, ‏which jeopardises not only the pivotal relationship between doctor and ‏patient, but also the quality and costs of care, and the quality of future ‏healthcare workers. It must be emphasised that the introduction of ‏protocols and checklists in clinical medicine has improved care at... Read more

Health Management

Leadership and Management in Cardiovascular Medicine

2016 01 Jul

During the last fifty years, cardiovascular medicine has remarkably advanced by continuously contributing both in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases and their diagnostic and therapeutic management.   Given the increase in the quality of life and survival rate of cardiovascular patients, it has been recognised that to a significant degree, the... Read more

Executive Health Management

Closing The Mentor Generation Gap

2016 21 Jun

Talented managers and successful executives are often faced with the dilemma of being inundated with mentoring requests at the cost of sacrificing time for daily responsibilities. Sally Helgesen, an author, speaker, and leadership development consultant, argues that organisations often try to address the mentor gap by instituting formal programmes. “While... Read more

Executive Health Management

Saying 'No' Is Often The Key To Effective Leadership

2016 14 Jun

As difficult as it can be, saying no is often the key to effective leadership, says an ethics and management expert, just as most successful leaders have little difficulty to say no to a losing deal, to a project that’s wasting money, or to a request that doesn’t align with their priorities. These same leaders may feel awkward to speak up when their... Read more

Executive Health Management

10 Principles of Strategic Leadership And How to Retain Leaders

2016 31 May

Most companies have leaders with the strong operational skills needed to maintain the status quo. But they are facing a critical deficit: they lack people in positions of power with the know-how, experience, and confidence required to tackle what management scientists call “wicked problems.” Such problems can’t be solved by a single command, they... Read more

Executive Health Management

Hospital Execs In Soul Search For Leadership

2016 17 May

Executives in the healthcare sector know they need to work hard to create an environment that fosters the healing process and many are now resorting to spiritual health to improve their own personal capabilities, writes Shannon Barnet of Becker’s Hospital Review. Three healthcare leaders — Sister Carol Keehan, president and CEO of the Washington,... Read more

ICU Management

Editorial: Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

2016 11 Mar

The use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in critical care is growing. From its initial use back in the 1950s in cardiac surgery, it is now an important tool for life-saving organ support, with clear indications for use in neonates and growing use in paediatric ICUs. ECMO for adult patients is also expanding in use (over 400% between 2006... Read more

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