Medical Equipment Industry News

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Recent Money Health Entries:

10 tips for buying cosmetic lasers

Balancing savings versus service

5 ways a GPO can help you save

The evolving value of group purchasing to health care leaders

Complying with the Physician Payments Sunshine Act

Companies impacted should know.

Reducing expenses at Ochsner Health System

Leveraging technology for managed print services makes everyone a winner.

What health care supply chain can learn from other industries

What are the best practices to help reduce costs associated with delivery of care?

Looking to buy a new linear accelerator system?

Look at resale value before you buy.

How to choose the right partner for SUD reprocessing

Questions to ask to get you on track

The organization of an operations team for efficiency

Your structure may need restructuring...

Top 6 most desirable qualities of equipment service providers

Google "MRI" and you will pull up a plethora of service providers, all claiming to be the best. What qualities should you insist on as a consumer?

Medical practice marketing vital in the "new normal"

The economic climate has put a new premium on medical practice marketing.

Payer mix doesn't blend with hospital revenue models

This Money Health column tackles payer mix problems.

Making your next purchase a profitable one

Thomas Vorpahl looks at how to make wise purchasing decisions.

Assessing the ACO Model: Policy Meets Reality

What have we learned from the CMS Physician Group Practice Demonstration?

Money Health: Considering new imaging equipment? Read this first.

GE Healthcare's Paul Amberg offers advice on improving equipment utilization in a radiology department.

Traveling nurses provide burnout prevention at a savings

The traveling nurse industry can help alleviate the burnout occurring among an overextended workforce.

Cutting costs in cancer therapy: evidence-based practices

Can evidence-based programs decrease the costs of cancer care?

When bills are making hospital accountants sick

DSOs might help ease billing hassles.

Transcription services enable hospitals to dictate the savings

This report originally appeared in the September 2010 issue of DOTmed Business News

Staying high and dry during the perfect storm

In a bad economy, smart equipment management can help hospitals save big. A DOTmed Business News exclusive Money Health report.

The human and financial cost of providing health care in the United States

A columnist weighs in from DOTmed Business News.

Smarten invoicing to optimize payments

A DOTmed Business News contributor provides some business improvement strategies.

Managing risk: safe patients, secure budget

Patient risk management is responsible practice ethically and financially.

A Hint of Things to Come?

A trend toward greater regulatory oversight may chill industry.

Go East, Young Man?

Is China's mega 850-billion-yuan health care stimulus plan, coupled with a massive population beginning to succumb to Western diseases, a miracle for U.S. medical device makers, or a mirage?

Strategies for the New Economic Season

A news analysis from the pages of DOTmed Business News.

Does support for legacy donations prepare the world market?

Hospitals may find it advantageous to write-off such legacy equipment as a donation rather than try to sell it. A DOTmed Business News columnist explains.

How Will Medicare Reform Impact Providers?

A DOTmed Business News columnist comments on CMS and reform issues.

Could a Foreign Currency Replace the U.S. Dollar as the World Reserve?

An eye-opening column from DOTmed Business News.

Impact of the stimulus package upon the medical supply resale market

A look at the stimulus status from a DOTmed Business News columnist.