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Health Management

Future Leaders: What Healthcare Needs For Cybersecurity Risks

2016 25 Aug

What, in your view, are the greatest threats facing the healthcare sector in cybersecurity?   First, the wrong executives such as Chief Financial Officers are ‏in charge of IT and cybersecurity strategy in half US healthcare ‏organisations. One third have no cybersecurity executive on ‏staff. In too many organisations qualified cybersecurity executives... Read more

IT Management

AMA: Telemedicine Training in Med School

2016 17 Jun

The American Medical Association is urging telemedicine training to be part of medical school curricula, an announcement it made days after releasing new telemedicine guidance on physician responsibilities.Telemedicine training should be incorporated at both the undergraduate and graduate levels as a core competency, according to the association's new... Read more

ICU Management

Critical Care Education and Leadership

2016 11 Mar

Todd Dorman takes office as President of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) in February 2016. He is Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and Vice Chair for Critical Care Services, Department of Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine; Senior Associate Dean for Education Coordination; Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education... Read more

IMAGING Management

2015 RSNA Outstanding Educator and Researcher Awards Go To…

2015 29 Nov

The Annual Meeting’s opening session this morning included an awards presentation by RSNA President Ronald L. Arenson. The laureates were honoured for their outstanding contributions in the field of education and research. The Outstanding Educator Award was presented to the thoracic radiologist Kay H. Vydareny, MD, in recognition for her extraordinary... Read more

ICU Management

Infection Risk on Removing PPE

2015 13 Oct

The skin and clothing of healthcare workers were prone to contamination during the removal of gloves or gowns, based on a simulation study that used fluorescent lotion and black light. The findings are published online by JAMA Internal Medicine.Curtis J. Donskey, MD, of the Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and colleagues conducted the study... Read more

IMAGING Management

Siemens supports development of future healthcare talent with online educational tools‏

2015 21 Sep

Siemens Healthcare has launched a range of online educational healthcare resources to introduce medical technology to those aged between seven and 16, including a cut-out MRI system.A range of online resources launched to enhance teaching and learning around core healthcare topicsNew tools designed to introduce young people to the technology behind... Read more

IMAGING Management

'My Hospital' Films Educate Learning-Disabled Patients

2014 23 Jun

Newcastle Hospitals have teamed with a community arts organisation to produce a series of films to educate learning-disabled people about what to expect as they prepare for hospital appointments which include radiology tests. Each film in the ‘My Hospital’ series features people with learning disabilities, along with their caregivers and hospital radiologists,... Read more

Executive Health Management

MEDICA 2014: ‘Medicine Meets Technology - Technology Meets Medicine’

2014 22 May

The Medica 2014 trade fair will take place in Dusseldorf, Germany from November 12-15, 2014. During the trade fair, the Medica Education Conference is scheduled to be held and will be dedicated to the interrelations between medicine and technology. The conference will be addressing physicians, medical professionals, scientists, industry representatives,... Read more

Health Management

British Institute of Radiology

2014 08 Mar

Interviewee Professor Andrew Jones President British Institute of Radiology London, UK Interviewed by Claire Pillar Managing Editor HealthManagemen   Professor Andrew Jones is a consultant clinical scientist within medical physics at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester and is Group Leader for non-ionising imaging. He has been... Read more

Health Management

Building a Culture of Excellence from the Ground up

2014 08 Mar

Author Alicia Campbell Facility Director CMC-Waxhaw North Carolina USA [email protected]   This article discusses the key steps taken to hire and create a team at a new facility and details the education and onboarding that was used, as well as the foundations required to create a culture of excellence. Each new team... Read more

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