Medical Devices

Oct 01, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The cart helps prevent unnecessary hospitalizations for nursing home patients, saves money and provides peace of mind to…
Pacemaker X-ray.
Sep 06, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The total spend increase for CRM devices is 8 percent, which translates to a $400 million…
Medical supplies.
Aug 24, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Joining a group purchasing organization can have a ripple effect that reduces expenses across the entire healthcare system, with…
Heath tracking chip in patient's arm.
Aug 14, 2018 | Susan Morse
The custom sensor would measure information from the body beyond heart rate, report says.
CMS opens up smartphone-connected CGMs for reimbursement
Jun 15, 2018 | Jonah Comstock
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will reverse a longstanding unpopular position on reimbursement for…
A cost-saving hemodialysis treatment
May 25, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
More than 7 percent of the Medicare budget is spent on managing patients with end-stage renal disease.
Expert tips for finding big savings in hospital supply chain
May 22, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Taking a disciplined approach to re-negotiating contracts with your top vendors enables hospitals to leverage…
Can diamonds reduce imaging costs?
May 21, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Defects in nanoscale and microscale diamonds act to enhance the sensitivity of MRI and NMR resonance systems.
CMS pushes cuts to 340B drug payments
May 17, 2018 | Susan Morse
Senate committee is taking a closer look at the drug discount program.
HIMSS18 hosted a Cybersecurity Command Center in Las Vegas.
Mar 12, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Providers must move cybersecurity out of IT and into the boardroom, according to Symantec Distinguished Healthcare Architect,…