Clinical

Perioperative system helps surgery department transform OR utilization
By 03:39 pm May 21, 2019
“In a surgical environment where one minute of OR time is worth $37, the improvements that we’re achieving on a daily basis have a big impact to our efficiency and bottom line,” explained Dr. Kathy Cho of University Hospitals Ahuja.
By 07:10 am May 21, 2019
Provider EMIS has now activated the automated system under instruction from NHS Digital.
Neural dust: Implantable medical devices the size of a grain of sand

Neural dust technology. (Credit: iota.)

By 02:11 pm May 20, 2019
One company is working on cutting-edge technology that could change the way providers treat neurological diseases.
By 03:56 pm May 17, 2019
A better clinician experience makes for higher-quality patient care, according to a new report from KLAS' Arch Collaborative, which makes the case for bigger investment in end-user education.
Care coordination network enables Aspire Health to best deploy case managers
By 03:39 pm May 16, 2019
Real-time notifications have allowed the case managers to follow up with more patients during their hospital stay and engage members. It’s also made for more accurate contact information.
By 09:27 am May 16, 2019
In May, the annual meeting of internists in Germany took place in Wiesbaden - and was attended by around 8,300 physicians and experts, as well as 2,000 patients.
Implementation best practices: Going live with new imaging tech
By 03:05 pm May 15, 2019
Four imaging technology experts offer healthcare CIOs and other executives and health IT workers advice for bringing new imaging tech online.
By 10:34 am May 13, 2019
Its new InterQual 2019 technology offers support for "hospital at home" care models, the company says.

Above photo: Dr Stephen Wood, Director of Wagga Wagga Base Hospital’s Emergency Department. Source: eHealth NSW

By 04:51 am May 09, 2019
eHealth NSW in Australia has announced that it will be working with a number of industry partners to enhance the safety and quality of patient care, with clinicians at one of the state’s major rural hospitals harnessing the power of digital tools in two proof-of-concept (PoC) projec
By 01:53 pm May 06, 2019
More and more health systems are taking steps to "fully unleash nurse innovators at the leadership level," a new report shows, tapping their specialized expertise for technology deployment, process improvement, patient experience and more.

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