Search Tag: healthcare delivery

Executive Health Management

2018 25 May

Healthcare in the U.S. is an industry that’s ripe for innovation. From a convoluted insurance system to a complicated chain of care to a lack of price transparency, many factors combine to create a healthcare system that’s slow, expensive, inefficient, and difficult to navigate.   But some companies are fast at work addressing the many pain points... Read more

IMAGING Management

Sectra wins US PACS order at pediatric orthopedic hospital

2018 24 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra will install its enterprise imaging PACS at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The Sectra software will offer radiologists and clinicians a high-availability, cloud solution with fast and secure desktop access to all patient images and reports from a single application.The multi-year... 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 healthcare providers... Read more

Executive Health Management

Emerging markets infographic

2018 23 May

A snapshot of activity in and impact of emerging markets. Read more

Health Management

Committing to the future of medicine

2018 25 Jan

The future is not so far off as a new book on future healthcare shows A new book released by Jacobs Institute has its finger on the pulse of the lightning-speed changes happening in healthcare and how stakeholders will need to adapt to stay ahead.Peering into the future of healthcare is less about predictions and more about implementing systemic change... Read more

Executive Health Management

Healthcare delivery innovation

2018 09 Jan

Innovative models and partnerships are making it possible for healthcare organisations to devise ways to improve healthcare delivery, according to Dr. Jerry Penso, president and CEO of the American Medical Group Association. AMGA comprises of multispeciality medical groups and integrated systems of care; its membership represents 175,000 physicians... Read more

Executive Health Management

6 Ways to Make Your Workforce More Flexible

2015 20 Dec

Healthcare workers tend to work in an environment which comes with many professional boundaries. These boundaries often limit their ability to treat and diagnose patients due to restricted access to specific skills, technologies and services. They also reduce workforce flexibility and introduce inefficiencies due to a negative impact on workforce responsiveness.  However,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Randomised Trials in Healthcare Delivery

2015 21 Apr

Economists and other academic researchers have increasingly been using randomised controlled trials (RCTs) to study all sorts of things, including how to best fight poverty. In the area of healthcare delivery, however, the use of RCTs is still not common — which is surprising given that the link between healthcare and poverty is strong, according to... Read more