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We've Come a Long Way in Artificial Heart Development

August 20, 2015 | by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor, @SamISureAm | Comments

There are still developments being made on the artificial heart, but here's where they started. 

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Infographic: Change Isn't Coming - It's Here

September 4, 2015 11:05 am | by Cardinal Health | Comments

Powder gloves are a thing of the past, Cardinal Health says. 


Medicare Pay for Performance: Fighting a War That’s Already Over

September 1, 2015 9:12 am | by Gerard Gianoli, M.D., F.A.C.S. | Comments

What might have worked in 2005 is not going to work in 2018 when this program finally gets deployed.


How Many Stars Would Patients Give You?

August 27, 2015 5:22 pm | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

The good and bad are published on this health system's website. 


Take a Look at Civil War Surgical Tools

August 26, 2015 3:47 pm | by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor, @SamISureAm | Comments

These were the days before sterilization and single use - that is for certain. 


Transition to Mobile Access to EMRs, Patient Imaging

August 26, 2015 2:43 pm | by Greg Girard, director of product healthcare at Calgary Scientific | Comments

An expert says it will benefit both providers and their patients. 


Matchstick-Sized Implant Beats Out Leading Medication

August 25, 2015 10:06 am | by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor, @SamISureAm | Comments

An matchstick-sized pump in inserted under the skin. 


Technology and Readmission Rates - How One Affects the Other

August 21, 2015 3:25 pm | by Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief, @SeanFenske | Comments

Researchers developed the Risk-O-Meter to predict readmission rates. 


Healthcare Happenings: Plague, Libido Pill and More

August 21, 2015 9:26 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

There’s a lot happening in healthcare, so here is a broad overview of some of the big headlines you might have missed.


Groups Respond to Proposed Changes to Medicare

August 20, 2015 1:11 pm | by the American Orthotic Prosthetic Association and the Amputee Coalition | Comments

Organizations think it would be a significant setback for two million American amputees. 


Check It Out: Imaging Tech Opens Doors to Past, Future

August 18, 2015 12:55 pm | by Connolly Jurkiewicz, GE Reports | Comments

Imaging equipment has medical benefits, but also historical ones. 


Infection Report – Reacting and Recovering

August 14, 2015 9:29 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

This report offers the who, what, when and where of life threatening diseases healthcare workers around the world are addressing. 


Yelp - A New Source for Healthcare Information

August 12, 2015 10:03 am | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

This site is no longer just for restaurant and hotel reviews.


MIS Robot Enters Through One Incision

August 11, 2015 1:40 pm | by Sean Fenske, Editor-in-Chief, @SeanFenske | Comments

Unlike most robotic minimally invasive procedures, this procedure only needs one incision and offers the access of two arms.


How to Hack an Infusion Pump

August 11, 2015 9:21 am | by Sam Brusco, Associate Editor, @SamISureAm | Comments

Remote attacks continue, and professionals share how it's done. 


Connections Matter in the OR, Both Professionally and Digitally

August 7, 2015 3:25 pm | by Rebecca Rudolph, editor | Comments

This is a new area for everyone, but the backbone of the entire concept is technology.



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