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Hospitals’ Property Tax Exemption

September 22, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

This piece is not our usual subject matter, but it does impact an enormous sector of healthcare. Most hospitals in [MORE]

Cleveland Clinic’s $49 Telemed Consult

September 8, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Handheld Electronic Device
Cleveland Clinic doesn’t grasp at every healthcare innovation, but when it sees a technology that can efficiently and [MORE]

Mobile Health Planning, Soup to Nuts

October 28, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

mHealth
Becker’s Hospital Review is a champ when it comes to taking a complex subject and organizing it in an easy-to-grasp [MORE]

The Outpatient Hospital of the Future

April 22, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Inpatient Care
Hospitals make money by admitting patients, performing surgical and surgery-related services, and discharging the person as quickly as possible. [MORE]

Costliest Surgeries

April 15, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Surgical Suite
This listing of just 20 surgical procedures accounts for 58% of costs for all hospital surgeries and 27% of [MORE]

Graphic Healthcare Spending

December 10, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Because every “cost-saving” innovation has to address healthcare economics, this graphic should be useful in explaining which metric a [MORE]

ROI Tool for Remote Monitoring

September 3, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cerner Patient Portal_
Two organizations—the Center for Technology and Aging (Oakland, CA) and the Center for Connected Health (Boston, MA)—have [MORE]

Veterans Affairs RFID Safety project

June 11, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Intelligent-Insites
Hospitals have several operating rooms, and health systems can have many dozens of them. They are the chief [MORE]

Manufacturing Management in Hospital Operations

May 21, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Toyota,” “Lean” and “Six Sigma” are manufacturing concepts aimed at improving efficiency and quality in making inanimate products [MORE]

Personalized, Predictive, and Pervasive Wellness; Reimbursement, Access and Efficacy


The rapid implementation of novel cost saving and quality improving health care technologies is hindered by skepticism from insurance [MORE]

Written in the RUNES; Whole Genome Sequencing

December 11, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Neonate
Universal genetic testing has existed in the US since 1970, using Guthrie cards for neonatal screening (for up to [MORE]

Social Factors in Hospital Readmissions

December 11, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

This piece raises the question of social factors, like employment, home location, etc, being relevant to hospital readmissions which [MORE]

“Automated Hovering”

September 18, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Most of this piece is well known to our readers, though there are some interesting twists about patient adherence [MORE]

Device Industry SWOT Analysis

September 11, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

SWOT Chart for Medical Devices
The 2.3% excise tax on medical devices, to begin in January 2013, has that industry [MORE]