Medical Equipment Industry News

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The March Issue of HealthCare Business News Magazine

Features and Industry Sector Reports

Relatório especial: Iluminação acima da indústria do laser
Developments in "light medicine" and finally some good news for cosmetic laser sales.
O paciente remoto que monitora o cuidado de saúde da resposta sido está procurando?
The technology promises to slash costs and improve quality but reimbursement woes and technical troubles threaten to slow adoption.
Morte com dignidade em 13
After more than a decade, doctor-assisted death in Oregon still finds no consensus in the medical community.

É você dinheiro do saving com seu GPO?
What the future might hold for one of health care’s least known, but most controversial, institutions.
Proteger de RF: Escolher sàbiamente
From vendor selection to maintenance, industry experts offer advice on getting the most value out of an RF shield.

Columns

Healthcare Chronicles

With a stormy economy, GPOs need a Safe Harbor
A perspective on the benefits of GPOs from an industry expert.

This Month in Medical History

This Month in Medical History: AIDS test made commercially available
The AIDS test became commercially available in March of 1985.
The value of clinical documentation
Nuance Communication's Dr. Nick van Terheyden on clinical documentation.
ACOs, HIEs and Image Exchange: Achieving true interoperability
Merge Healthcare's Paul Merrild tackles interoperability.
CDs to Cloud: The Missing Link
Emmanuel Cordonnier takes you to the cloud.
Confronting challenges to urban-based MRI facilities
Technician tips for urban-based MRI facilities.
Show & Conference Spotlight: AORN 58th Congress
A preview of the annual Association of periOperative Registered Nurses meeting.
Last chance to Rate the DOTmed 100 for 2011
The recent "ratings push" ends this Friday, Jan. 14th, for this coveted award.