Medical Equipment Industry News

The April Issue of HealthCare Business News Magazine

Features and Industry Sector Reports

Improving pediatric access to proton therapy
What's being done to make sure children are receiving the best cancer treatments possible?
The pediatric benefits of contrast enhanced ultrasound
Experts discuss the pros and cons of a valuable tool in the pediatric imaging tool kit
Products and preparation help lower sedation in pediatric imaging
Reducing anxiety for young patients doesn't only make them happier, it means more efficient care

Columns

Cost Containment Corner

The cost savings potential of non-emergency transport
A novel approach to ensuring patients are able to arrive on time to their appointments

Exclusive Q&A

Discussing the role of proton therapy and the importance of the National Association for Proton Therapy (NAPT)
Q&A with Abram Gordon, executive director of the Cincinnati Children's Pediatric Center

Hospital Spotlight

Q&A with Brett Lee, president of Texas Health Frisco
Building up the culture and capabilities of a new team in a new hospital

HTM Perspectives

Discussing best practices for patching legacy medical technology, and the unique challenges of smaller devices
Q&A with Sagar Patel, cybersecurity software engineer at Battelle Memorial Institute

Imaging Dept Manager

Harnessing the power of a daily management system
How Seattle Cancer Care Alliance leaned on team effort to implement a successful DMS

Supply Chain

Involving clinicians in procurement decisions
Tips for getting different hospital departments on board with supply chain initiatives
Balancing in-house and outsourced medical physics services
Recognizing when and where to enlist outside support is critical for a safe and efficient radiology department