Hospital Management-Updates The latest content updates from the www.hospitalmanagement.net web site http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/ en-us http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/ Hospital Management-Updates http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/content/images/logo_big.gif University of Southern California to develop virtual care clinic http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsuniversity-of-southern-california-is-developing-virtual-care-clinic-5719151 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsuniversity-of-southern-california-is-developing-virtual-care-clinic-5719151 The University of Southern California’s USC Center for Body Computing is developing the Virtual Care Clinic to facilitate a technology-connected health care system. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT HealthSouth and Memorial Hospital form JV to operate rehabilitation unit at Gulfport http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newshealthsouth-and-memorial-hospital-form-joint-venture-to-operate-rehabilitation-unit-at-gulfport-5713899 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newshealthsouth-and-memorial-hospital-form-joint-venture-to-operate-rehabilitation-unit-at-gulfport-5713899 Healthcare services provider HealthSouth and Memorial Hospital have formed a joint venture (JV) to own and operate an existing physical rehabilitation unit at Memorial Hospital at Gulfport in the US. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Fc Mix Tube http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/laboratory/greinerbio-onegmbh/5277921667001.html http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/laboratory/greinerbio-onegmbh/5277921667001.html Greiner Bio-One presents the Vacuette FC Mix Tube for glucose stabilisation. It is suitable for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus and gestational diabetes. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 11:03:00 GMT Nexcom and Altech team up to minimise ambulance response time in Spain http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsnexcom-and-altech-provide-solutions-to-minimise-ambulance-response-time-in-spain-5713177 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsnexcom-and-altech-provide-solutions-to-minimise-ambulance-response-time-in-spain-5713177 Nexcom has joined hands with Altech to enable emergency medical teams (EMT) rapidly address emergency situations in Spain. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Clinical Experience Using the SONIALVISION safire II http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/projects/sonialvision-safire/ http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/projects/sonialvision-safire/ Iwate Medical University Hospital is located in Morioka City in the centre of Iwate Prefecture, at the northern end of the Kitakami Basin. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 18:05:00 GMT CT-Like Imaging http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/projects/ct-like/ http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/projects/ct-like/ CT-like imaging using an angiographic C-arm system is a new technology. Offering low exposure and high spatial resoluti Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:53:00 GMT JD McCarty Center selects Evident’s EHR solution http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsjd-mccarty-center-selects-evidents-ehr-solution-5713619 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsjd-mccarty-center-selects-evidents-ehr-solution-5713619 US-based specialised pediatric rehabilitative hospital JD McCarty Center has selected the electronic health record (EHR) solution from Evident, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CPSI. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT MiniCollect® System for Easy Collection of Blood from the Capillaries http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/laboratory/greinerbio-onegmbh/presscollection-blood-capillaries.html http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/laboratory/greinerbio-onegmbh/presscollection-blood-capillaries.html In some situations, only low quantities of blood can be taken in order to ensure patients are as safe and comfortable as possible. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 09:39:00 GMT Avalon Healthcare Solutions raises additional capital http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsavalon-healthcare-solutions-raises-additional-capital-5713598 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsavalon-healthcare-solutions-raises-additional-capital-5713598 Avalon Healthcare Solutions, a firm into technology-enabled laboratory benefit management, has announced a third round of capital investment in the company. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Seattle Children's hospital rolls out PAL Plus Pilot programme http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsseattle-childrens-hospital-rolls-out-pal-plus-pilot-programme-5709673 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsseattle-childrens-hospital-rolls-out-pal-plus-pilot-programme-5709673 Seattle Children's hospital has rolled out its pilot programme to promote more mental and behavioral health services for underserved and economically disadvantaged children in Benton and Franklin counties. Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Northeast Georgia Health System acquires Barrow Regional Medical Center http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsnortheast-georgia-health-system-acquires-barrow-regional-medical-center-5708083 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsnortheast-georgia-health-system-acquires-barrow-regional-medical-center-5708083 US-based Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) has acquired Barrow Regional Medical Center (BRMC) and its assets for an undisclosed amount. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Season’s Greetings http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsseasons-greetings-hospitalmanagement-5704257 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsseasons-greetings-hospitalmanagement-5704257 Hospitalmanagement.net will be taking a short break over the holiday season. Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Overland Park Regional Medical Center conducts first robotic surgery http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsoverland-park-regional-medical-center-conducts-first-robotic-surgery-5702648 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsoverland-park-regional-medical-center-conducts-first-robotic-surgery-5702648 US-based Overland Park Regional Medical Center has conducted surgery using the surgical robot, daVinci Surgical System at its pediatric centre. Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT BJC HealthCare to replace Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsbjc-healthcare-to-replace-barnes-jewish-west-county-hospital-5702554 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsbjc-healthcare-to-replace-barnes-jewish-west-county-hospital-5702554 BJC HealthCare is set to break ground on its replacement plan of the Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital in the first quarter of 2017. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Avaya secures contract from King Abdullah Medical City for contact center solutions http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsavaya-secures-contract-from-king-abdullah-medical-city-for-contact-center-solutions-5701256 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsavaya-secures-contract-from-king-abdullah-medical-city-for-contact-center-solutions-5701256 Global technology company Avaya has been contracted by a Saudi Arabian referral specialist hospital King Abdullah Medical City (KAMC) to deliver unified communications and contact centre solutions, in a bid to transform patient healthcare experience. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Greiner Bio-One Finds Optimum Solution for Reliable Diabetes Diagnosis http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/laboratory/greinerbio-onegmbh/pressgreiner-bio-one-solution-diabetes-diagnosis.html http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/laboratory/greinerbio-onegmbh/pressgreiner-bio-one-solution-diabetes-diagnosis.html Greiner Bio-One has found the optimum solution for reliable diagnosis of diabetes in the form of the new VACUETTE® FC Mix tube. Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:08:00 GMT EIB to offer financial support for expansion of Sint-Lucas hospital in Ghent, Belgium http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newseib-to-offer-financial-support-for-expansion-of-sint-lucas-hospital-in-ghent-belgium-5697091 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newseib-to-offer-financial-support-for-expansion-of-sint-lucas-hospital-in-ghent-belgium-5697091 European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement with the Sint-Lucas general hospital in Ghent, Belgium to offer €50m in support of a conversion plan to prepare the hospital for the future. Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Proton Partners to build cancer centre in Reading, UK http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsproton-partners-to-build-cancer-centre-in-reading-uk-5696224 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsproton-partners-to-build-cancer-centre-in-reading-uk-5696224 Proton Partners International, a UK-based private firm, has received formal planning permission to build a new cancer treatment centre in Reading, Berkshire. Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Odyssey acquires Magnolia Creek Treatment Center for Women in Alabama http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsodyssey-acquires-magnolia-creek-treatment-center-for-women-in-alabama-5695046 http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/news/newsodyssey-acquires-magnolia-creek-treatment-center-for-women-in-alabama-5695046 Odyssey Behavioral Healthcare (Odyssey), a portfolio company of middle-market private equity firm Nautic Partners (Nautic), has completed the acquisition of Magnolia Creek Treatment Center for Women in Columbiana, Alabama. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT New VariFit™ NIV mask from Intersurgical http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/anaesthesiology/intersurgical_2/pressnew-varifit-niv-mask-intersurgical.html http://www.hospitalmanagement.net/contractors/anaesthesiology/intersurgical_2/pressnew-varifit-niv-mask-intersurgical.html Intersurgical has announced the new non-invasive ventilation (NIV) mask, VariFit™. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT