Medical Devices

Guideline adherence: It can boost your bottom line
Jan 31, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Improving care quality can help hospitals reduce readmissions and protect against financial penalties, a new report…
selling medical devices
Jan 17, 2018 | Bill Siwicki
The online marketplace includes devices, pharmaceuticals, capital equipment and supplies to help…
New Colorado law: Hospitals must post self-pay prices
Jan 05, 2018 | Susan Morse
The "Transparency in Health Care Prices Act," has good intentions but pricing transparency has mixed results thus…
Telemedicine demand fueling market growth
Dec 20, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
With a significant rise in the prevalence of the geriatric population worldwide, telemedicine services are expected…
Walgreens NewYork-Presbyterian telemedicine
Dec 11, 2017 | Bill Siwicki
Access to NewYork-Presbyterian emergency physicians is now available through Walgreens' in-store medical…
patient engagement
Dec 07, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
New research finds patients could benefit if they are invited to co-produce medical notes with doctors rather…
Nov 21, 2017 | Laura Lovett
UnitedHealthcare members who participate in the insurer's UnitedHealthcare Motion employee wellness…
ECRI's top 10 tech hazards for 2018
Nov 07, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
ECRI Institute weighed factors like severity, likelihood that the hazard could cause serious injury or death,…
3D ultrasound
Nov 02, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
A cost-effective way to boost capabilities can save providers thousands.
How robot-assisted surgery drives up costs
Oct 27, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Report argues that less technically challenging surgeries, such as the removal of a whole kidney, may not benefit as…