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Executive Health Management

Improving Patient Outcomes

2016 04 Aug

How to define, measure, and increase a positive and reimbursable outcome for patient care   Introduction   Due to increasing cost pressure in the healthcare sector, established remuneration models for healthcare services are in transition around the world. Fees for performance and value-based systems are increasingly replacing fees for service. Major... Read more

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Volume 16 - Issue 1, 2016

2016 27 Feb

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Radiology in the Care Continuum

2016 27 Feb

Where do you see radiology’s place in the care continuum? I see radiologists as fundamental and integral to the care continuum. Traditionally, rounds ended in the radiology department. There was a sense that you had not completed the task of evaluating the patient without bringing the radiologist into the conversation. We need to return to that. Recently I... Read more

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Care Coordination

2016 27 Feb

For its fourth Deep Dive™ analysis of a particular patient safety topic, ECRI Institute Patient Safety Organization (PSO) selected care coordination issues affecting patients throughout the continuum of care. Poorly coordinated care puts patients at risk for preventable events, such as medication errors, lack of necessary follow-up care and diagnostic... Read more

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Opportunities to Build a Better Care Continuum: From Global to Local

2016 27 Feb

For staff working at the sharp edge of health services, whether in a hospital or community setting, what happens at the United Nations (UN) or World Health Organisation (WHO ) can seem far removed and rather irrelevant. I would encourage you to keep in mind that in the context of delivering a truly patient-centred continuum of care, the recent agreement... Read more

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Cardiology in the Care Continuum

2016 27 Feb

The case for coordination of cardiology services across the care continuum would seem to be compelling, given the complex needs of cardiac patients. Siloing cardiac care can lead to fragmented treatment, increased costs and lowering of quality. However, in practice this collaboration and coordination can be difficult to implement. Barriers to care coordination... Read more

Health Management

Care Continuum

2016 27 Feb

The care continuum is well upon us and has become a rapidly evolving concept as the medical profession tries to move forward while keeping abreast of developments in and around the health sector Radiology’s role in the care continuum is a matter I have witnessed and personally dealt with during my experiences at Hospital Clinic Barcelona when piloting... Read more

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Care Continuum Infographic

2016 27 Feb

Download HealthManagement.org's Care Continuum Infographic by using the link at the end of the page. Read more

IT Management

#WoHIT: Agfa HealthCare "Envisions the Future of Care"

2015 08 May

At WoHIT 2015, Agfa HealthCare "Envisions the Future of Care", enhancing collaboration, interoperability and mobility.Enterprise Imaging and Portal offer cost-effective, long-term solutions that align with EHR platform strategySolutions form a pathway to integrated care, across departments, enterprises and regions, and beyond.They provide physicians... Read more


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