Search Tag: natural disasters

Executive Health Management

Heat Waves: a climate change challenge to hospitals’ resilience

2019 21 Jan

The scientifically based forecast of more frequent devastating natural disasters is coming, and so is the need for a proactive attitude against the related risks. Hospitals and healthcare systems should get engaged in such activity. Scientific evidence of the relation between natural disasters and climate change It is becoming a constant... Read more

IT Management

Telehealth utilisation growing across range of settings

2017 24 Nov

Recent developments in the United States have led to growing utilisation of telehealth in an array of clinical settings. Congress has taken some positive steps, with some regulation hurdles for reimbursement and crossing state lines getting cleared. Meanwhile, Hurricanes Harvey and Irma highlighted the importance of using telehealth during natural... Read more