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How Healthcare Costs Can Affect Retirement Planning

Robert W. Bache (aka "Medicare Bob") is founder and chief of sales for Senior Healthcare Direct, an AmeriLife company.

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Check out the latest Medical Technology Group blog post

Learn more about improving patient access to medical technology in the NHS in the latest Medical Technology Group blog post. Click here.

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Top #IoT Webinar

Will your new IoT device break your business? Watch here.

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Citadel Health wins contract for laboratory system in Lancashire and South Cumbria

Citadel Health has been awarded a contract to implement a new Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) across all NHS pathology services in Lancashire and South Cumbria.

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Understanding Baumol’s Cost Disease And Its Impact On Healthcare

For anyone who isn’t an economist, it can be challenging to make sense of the dramatic increases in healthcare costs that have occurred since the mid-20th century and why the price of consumer goods has plummeted over the same period. The fact is, some industries don’t follow the expected trajectory of declining costs with greater efficiency, even as technology improves.

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When Healthcare Goes Remote, It Should Be For A Reason

Just as my life has been a tale of two worlds, from a childhood in a small Texas town with few prospects to a physician entrepreneur in New York, so has the nature of the market space I work in: telehealth. Pre-pandemic telehealth was successful in bringing big-city medical expertise to small and rural healthcare facilities, mainly because of precisely targeted Medicare reimbursement regulations. Once the rules were relaxed during the public health emergency, there was a 63-fold jump in telehealth visits, most in urban centers.

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The ‘Bleeding’ Edge In Healthcare And Well-Being, Part 2 ‘Gamer To Patient’

Last month’s article highlighted day one of the IVRHA (International Virtual Reality Healthcare Association) conference, and this month’s article highlights day two, with a spotlight on Meta, ImmersiveWorlds and Penumbra (PEN).

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Giant Health Event Berlin

Giant Health Event Berlin

Building Successful Digital Health Ecosystems: Mission Impossible with the Right Approach By Teresa Murray, Freelance Writer, Innovation | Start Ups | Strategy | Giant Health Team Writer Panel Session Wednesday 18th May. 11.30 -13.00 CET Session Summary This session will explore…

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Breaking The Rules Of Healthcare: The Doctor-Patient Power Dynamic

The year is 578 A.D. The place: Constantinople. The patient: Justin II, emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire. The great and feared ruler has a stone wedged in his urethra. Crying out in pain, Justin II begs the physicians of his court to do something, anything! The doctors gather around him, nervous and rightly so. Their king has a long history of murdering his enemies.

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Giant Health Event Berlin

Giant Health Event Berlin

Panel Session Wednesday 18th (See panellists below) 9:15-11 CET How to successfully navigate through the digital reimbursement systems in Europe. By Teresa Murray, Freelance Writer, Innovation | Start Ups | Strategy | Giant Health Team Writer Are you a digital…

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How to suture wounds of visible and delicate parts of the patient's body?

Watch this new MEDTube video-tutorial by Prof. Michele Maglione and learn the technique of plastic surgery suturing. Click here.

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The Truth About AI In Healthcare

In heavily regulated industries such as healthcare, digital innovation can be slow to progress. However, once organizations push towards digital transformation and innovation, the benefits that can be achieved such as revenue growth, patient volume, and cost of care can provide tremendous value. Healthcare organizations are looking for an approach to cost-effective and technically efficient build-out to help on their digital transformation journeys. With investments shifting from core EMRs to infrastructure solutions that enable flexibility and adaptability, healthcare organizations are looking to digital innovation to solve these key issues. In an upcoming Enterprise Data &AI presentation on May 5, 2022, Vignesh Shetty, SVP & GM Edison AI And Platform, GE Healthcare Digital will discuss GE Healthcare’s digital health platform and how it’s helping companies in the healthcare sector on their AI and data journey.

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