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Health Management

Volume 19 - Issue 1, 2019

2019 21 Jan

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Executive Health Management

Integrating labs into clinical care pathways

2019 21 Jan

Based on an Abbott-sponsored symposium “Diagnostics, Data and Integrated Clinical Care – From Insight to Action” presented at European Association of Hospital Managers (EAHM) congress, Cascais, Portugal, 27th September 2018. Introduction  Pressure on healthcare systems continues to rise as the world’s population grows and lives longer;... Read more

IMAGING Management

2018 13 Dec

As we move toward an emphasis on precision medicine and population health management, we’ve come to understand the central role imaging can play – whether it’s accelerating time to treatment, treating at a lower cost or with higher diagnostic precision. However, today’s radiology departments face many hurdles with less resources and less time than... Read more

Executive Health Management

Imaging innovation’s critical role in healthcare’s future

2018 07 Nov

With the shift toward value-based care, healthcare providers are focused on their most pressing challenges: improving the patient and staff experience; increasing diagnostic confidence; enabling greater efficiency and productivity; and facilitating data-driven practice management. The need to connect data and technology to enable precision healthcare... Read more

Health Management

The 360º seamless patient journey value. That’s VALUED

2018 21 Aug

Improving experience and overall performance for patients receiving knee and hip replacements at Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Humanitarian City Hospital (SBAHC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. If you’ve ever been a patient or have had a loved one require care, you’ll know that what is valued as a patient – big or small – is unique for each person at every... Read more

Executive Health Management

Short read: 4 manageable steps to value-based healthcare

2018 24 Jul

Previously the concept of value in healthcare was frowned up as “a utopian vision”; however, today this concept is widely regarded by industry leaders as a strategic priority. Improving value has to do with measuring outcomes that matter most to patients. Moreover, establishing value for patients is made when an organisation, guided by dedicated... Read more

Executive Health Management

Prof Elizabeth Teisberg to open the World Hospital Congress

2018 24 May

Prof Elizabeth Teisberg, author of  Redefining Health Care: Creating Value-based Competition on Results  and Executive Director of the Value Institute for Health and Care at Dell Medical School in University of Texas, Austin will be opening the 42nd IHF World Hospital Congress with her insights on how healthcare needs to evolve.  This year’s... Read more

Executive Health Management

The future of healthcare: Turning challenges into opportunities

2018 23 May

Providing value-based care will be one of the driving forces in the future as highlighted by Siemens Healthineers professionals Dr. Ghada Trotabas, Dr. Arthur Kaindl, and Dr. Jonathan Darer at Healthcare Business International (HBI) 2018.   The biggest challenge facing healthcare is the need to improve value for patients. Healthcare systems today... Read more

Executive Health Management

Healthcare demands are growing and evolving - so must we

2018 23 May

Healthcare companies must evolve to help providers face the challenge of an ageing and growing population suffering from the increased incidence and diversity of chronic disease.   We are experiencing a paradigm shift in the demand and definition for value-based healthcare, and it is no secret that this has resulted from the daunting task that... Read more

Executive Health Management

Integrated, risk-based care for South Africa: Intercare Group focuses on value and innovation

2018 23 May

Primary care and wellness centres, dedicated units for sub-acute care and rehabilitation, as well as ambulatory day surgery centres, are key components of the Intercare Group’s healthcare model in South Africa.   The patient-centred organisation structures its services around the health status and needs of a patient and not merely the traditional... Read more