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1) Lean management decreases CT acquisition length, saves on exam time

Lean management is designed to improve quality and profitability of company production processes

2) How Regenstrief Institute created an emergency EMR in one week

Designed to help Indianapolis providers should COVID-19 numbers become overwhelming

3) Urgent cares, retail health clinics lack sufficient regulation: report

Limited access for people from low-income and medically underserved communities

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Philips introduces integrated interventional hemodynamic system with Patient Monitor IntelliVue X3
May 14, 2021
CarolinaEast Health System signs affiliation agreement with UNC Health
May 14, 2021
New survey identifies opportunity to improve shared decision making between cardiologists and heart valve disease patients
May 14, 2021
Urban hospitals bounced back faster than rural hospitals from surgical caseload decrease in 2020
May 14, 2021
ZAP Surgical and Swiss Neuro Radiosurgery Center announce imminent installation of new gyroscopic radiosurgery platform
May 14, 2021
Citing lack of progress, physicians call on Congress to address prior authorization reform
May 14, 2021
Covid-19 alters gray matter volume in the brain, new study finds
May 13, 2021
Innovative MedTech business models will enable cost-effective, decentralized and patient-centric care
May 13, 2021
HCA Healthcare to sell north Georgia hospital to AdventHealth
May 13, 2021
Kaiser Permanente cancer survival rate higher among insured
May 13, 2021

Emergency Medicine

Lean management decreases CT acquisition length, saves on exam time
Lean management is designed to improve quality and profitability of company production processes
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Kansas hospital to shut down ED and inpatient hospital care
Closures due to financial and staffing challenges associated with rural health
How Regenstrief Institute created an emergency EMR in one week
Designed to help Indianapolis providers should COVID-19 numbers become overwhelming
Wrongfully terminated ER doctor awarded $26 million
Fired for complaining about staffing shortages in the emergency department
Urgent cares, retail health clinics lack sufficient regulation: report
Limited access for people from low-income and medically underserved communities
Trinity Health to expand urgent care access with majority stake in Premier Health
The number of urgent care clinics will more than double under Premier and be connected to Trinity in the next few years
When is the right time for nasal high flow therapy?
Insights from Chris Hutchinson, director of clinical affairs at Fisher & Paykel Healthcare
Four reasons Tampa General added portable MR
Provides unique advantages for treating COVID-19 patients
COVID-19 overwhelming hospital capacity in US, says HHS
Close to 700 hospitals are at over 90% capacity
British patient in overcrowded ED dies due to wrong CT scan being read
Error was due to slow computer system and overcrowded emergency department
Dual-energy CT adds value to routine interpretations of imaging studies
Reduces downstream imaging and associated costs
CMS proposes new rule for faster Medicare coverage of FDA-approved breakthrough devices
Allows beneficiaries access to more devices for life-threatening conditions
Philips loses ventilator contract with the US Department of Health
The contract charged five times as much per ventilator as a previous agreement
New method may enable splitting ventilators between two patients
Could be used beyond COVID-19 for acute disaster surge capacity or on a battlefield
Early makeshift hospitals for COVID-19 patients didn’t go as planned
As new ones open up across the country, states hope to do better this time
ED visits dropped as much as over 60% in March: study
May be due to people avoiding hospitals out of fear of contracting COVID-19
Emergency visits still down but slowly moving to pre-COVID levels
With utilization down, efficiency improves, as the ED focuses on high-acuity cases
CDC study records drop in ER visits for heart attack, chest pain during pandemic
Suggests greater fear of catching COVID-19 than having a heart attack

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