New News information at Hospital Management New and updated information from News listed on www.hospitalmanagement.net http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/ en-us http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/ New News information at Hospital Management http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/content/images/logo_big.gif Parrish Medical Center commits to 12 Actionable Patient Safety Solutions http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsparrish-medical-center-commits-to-12-actionable-patient-safety-solutions-5686533 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsparrish-medical-center-commits-to-12-actionable-patient-safety-solutions-5686533 Parrish Medical Center in Titusville, Florida, has become the first hospital to make formal commitments that align with all 12 Actionable Patient Safety Solutions (APSS) toward removing preventable patient deaths by 2020. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Skanska secures contract to build healthcare research facility in London http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsskanska-secures-contract-to-build-healthcare-research-facility-in-london-5682650 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsskanska-secures-contract-to-build-healthcare-research-facility-in-london-5682650 Construction and development company Skanska has signed a contract with Great Ormond Street Hospital to build a new research facility in London, UK. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT NSW announces $409m upgrade to Nepean Hospital http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsnsw-announces-409m-upgrade-to-nepean-hospital-5681301 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsnsw-announces-409m-upgrade-to-nepean-hospital-5681301 The government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has decided to redevelop Nepean Hospital, a healthcare facility located at Western Sydney and Blue Mountains. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Children’s Hospital Los Angeles researchers report findings of MRS study of stuttering http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newschildrens-hospital-los-angeles-researchers-report-findings-of-mrs-study-of-stuttering-5678519 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newschildrens-hospital-los-angeles-researchers-report-findings-of-mrs-study-of-stuttering-5678519 Researchers at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in the US have reported findings from its study examining brain regions of stuttering adults and children. Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Medical City Dallas to build luxurious women hospital http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsmedical-city-dallas-to-build-luxurious-women-hospital-5675900 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsmedical-city-dallas-to-build-luxurious-women-hospital-5675900 Medical City Dallas is planning to develop a new luxurious and spacious healthcare facility for women in North Texas, US. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT UC San Diego Health opens Jacobs Medical Center http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsuc-san-diego-health-opens-jacobs-medical-center-5674545 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsuc-san-diego-health-opens-jacobs-medical-center-5674545 UC San Diego Health has opened Jacobs Medical Center, a 245-bed medical and surgical specialty hospital. Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT ApolloMed acquires Bay Area Hospitalist Associates http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsapollomed-acquires-bay-area-hospitalist-associates-5671879 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsapollomed-acquires-bay-area-hospitalist-associates-5671879 Apollo Medical (ApolloMed), a US-based integrated population health management company, has acquired hospitalist, intensivist and post-acute care services provider, Bay Area Hospitalist Associates (BAHA). Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre opens in Victoria, Australia http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsalbury-wodonga-regional-cancer-centre-opens-in-victoria-australia-5670410 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsalbury-wodonga-regional-cancer-centre-opens-in-victoria-australia-5670410 The Government of Victoria in Australia has opened the new Albury Wodonga Regional Cancer Centre to cater to cancer patients. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Winthrop-University Hospital launches new initiative to improve patient safety http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newswinthrop-university-hospital-launches-new-initiative-to-improve-patient-safety-5670021 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newswinthrop-university-hospital-launches-new-initiative-to-improve-patient-safety-5670021 Winthrop-University Hospital and Atlas Lift Tech have partnered to launch a new safe patient handling programme. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT ApolloMed to provide hospitalist services to Madera Community Hospital http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsapollomed-to-provide-hospitalist-services-to-madera-community-hospital-5663560 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsapollomed-to-provide-hospitalist-services-to-madera-community-hospital-5663560 Medical group ApolloMed Hospitalists has entered into an agreement with Madera Community Hospital to provide comprehensive hospitalist services. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT WHO issues new guidelines to reduce surgical infections and spread of superbugs http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newswho-issues-new-guidelines-to-reduce-surgical-infections-and-spread-of-superbugs-5659946 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newswho-issues-new-guidelines-to-reduce-surgical-infections-and-spread-of-superbugs-5659946 The World Health Organization (WHO) has released new global guidelines covering surgical site infections (SSIs) with a view to reduce costs associated with SSI related patient complications. Tue, 08 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT Magnolia Regional Health Center in US selects AccuReg Patient Concierge Services http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsmagnolia-regional-health-center-in-us-selects-accureg-patient-concierge-services-5654285 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsmagnolia-regional-health-center-in-us-selects-accureg-patient-concierge-services-5654285 US-based multi-specialty hospital Magnolia Regional Health Center has selected AccuReg Patient Concierge Services to improve patient experience. Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMT EliteHealth and Humana add primary care practices in South Florida http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newselitehealth-and-humana-add-primary-care-practices-in-south-florida-5652623 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newselitehealth-and-humana-add-primary-care-practices-in-south-florida-5652623 Medicare beneficiaries, EliteHealth and Humana have partnered to add two primary care practices as a part of Humana’s Medicare Advantage Plan networks in South Florida, US. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT Hôpital Dupuytren researchers conduct study of SpHb and PVI monitoring for anesthesia-related mortality http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newshpital-dupuytren-researchers-conduct-study-of-sphb-and-pvi-monitoring-for-anesthesia-related-mortality-5645964 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newshpital-dupuytren-researchers-conduct-study-of-sphb-and-pvi-monitoring-for-anesthesia-related-mortality-5645964 Researchers at Hôpital Dupuytren, part of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire of Limoges, France (CHU Limoges), has conducted an abstract study of Masimo’s two rainbow SET measurements, SpHb and PVI monitoring to address anesthesia-related mortalit… Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT UK makes new recommendations to accelerate patient access to healthcare http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsuk-makes-new-recommendations-to-accelerate-patient-access-to-healthcare-5646206 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsuk-makes-new-recommendations-to-accelerate-patient-access-to-healthcare-5646206 The UK Department of Health has made recommendations to improve patient’s access to better healthcare and medical technologies. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Australian Government to fund Bacchus Marsh Hospital upgrade http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsaustralia-invests-on-hospital-refurbishment-to-improve-healthcare-and-safety-5039531 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsaustralia-invests-on-hospital-refurbishment-to-improve-healthcare-and-safety-5039531 The Australian Government will invest on the expansion and refurbishment of maternity and surgical services at Bacchus Marsh Hospital’s Djerriwarrh Health Services to improve patient care, access and safety. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Proton Partners agrees to buy Gulf International Cancer Centre in Abu Dhabi http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsproton-partners-agrees-to-buy-gulf-international-cancer-centre-in-abu-dhabi-5034050 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsproton-partners-agrees-to-buy-gulf-international-cancer-centre-in-abu-dhabi-5034050 Proton Partners has agreed to acquire the Gulf International Cancer Centre in Abu Dhabi as a part of its plan to establish the first proton beam therapy treatment centre in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Mallinckrodt grants $3m to Children's National Health System in Washington, DC http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsmallinckrodt-grants-3m-to-childrens-national-health-system-in-washington-dc-5032566 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsmallinckrodt-grants-3m-to-childrens-national-health-system-in-washington-dc-5032566 Mallinckrodt, a global specialty pharmaceutical company, has awarded a $3m Healthcare Advancement Grant to Children's National Health System, which is an exclusive provider of pediatric care in the Washington, DC, area. Thu, 13 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Casey Hospital expansion project receives additional funding of $28.61m http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newscasey-hospital-expansion-project-receives-additional-funding-of-2861m-5028239 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newscasey-hospital-expansion-project-receives-additional-funding-of-2861m-5028239 The government of Victoria, a state in Australia, will inject an extra $28.61 million into the Casey Hospital expansion to deliver a bigger hospital with more beds than earlier pledged. Sun, 09 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT Riptide Bioscience signs agreement with National Cancer Institute http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsriptide-bioscience-signs-agreement-with-national-cancer-institute-5023102 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsriptide-bioscience-signs-agreement-with-national-cancer-institute-5023102 Riptide Bioscience has signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), a part of the National Institutes of Health in the US.  Mon, 03 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT