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Hospitals turn to sustainable purchasing
Oct 27, 2014 | Chris Nerney
More than 80 percent of hospitals in the U.S. expect to be engaging in sustainability purchasing within two years, according to a recent survey. For…
Oct 15, 2014 | Ashley Rekem
The Cleveland Clinic and University of Texas Health are using the nation's first mobile stroke units to treat stroke patients sooner, and both show…
Robotic surgery
Oct 10, 2014 | Anthony Brino
Among a variety of high risk, high reward investments for health systems, robotic surgery is emerging as a technology with lots of promise as well as conflicting…
Oct 02, 2014 | Rodney J. Moore
Solar power is not new to Kaiser Permanente, but the California-based health system is planning to ramp up its usage.
Oct 02, 2014 | Russ Banham
The role of the modern hospital CFO has changed considerably in recent years. Not only do they perform a vital strategic role overseeing enterprise…
Oct 01, 2014 | Madelyn Kearns
After months fraught with website glitches and widespread industry opposition, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has made public Open…
Sep 19, 2014 | Richard Pizzi
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will sponsor the advanced development of a next-generation portable ventilator…
Healthcare cost savings
Jul 30, 2014 | Kurt Ullman
Putting technology in the hands of doctors that can provide real-time data can help cut costs, but such technology can be…
Jan 21, 2014 | John Andrews
There have been many ideas proposed as solutions for reducing costly hospital readmissions, but one concept that hasn't gotten much attention over…
Jan 02, 2014 | Rodney J. Moore
The market will continue to grow, but slowly, while international demand looks promising.

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