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Patient Safety: A Shift in the Paradigm?

In this Soapbox article, seasoned biomed Philip Levine, CBET-E, discusses the evolving technological change in the HTM profession and how it impacts patient safety. Specifically, he focuses on “state-of-the-art” technologies—and how such innovations can affect attitudes about the culture of patient safety.

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What You Need to Know About Medical Device Interoperability

Medical device interoperability is a hot topic in healthcare technology management—and one 24x7 Magazine correspondent Aine Cryts explores in this in-depth feature article. Here are key considerations regarding device integration—and what you need to know about interoperability in the medical device sector.

Healthcare Gets ‘Smart’

The acceleration of the Internet of Things has brought us a world in which everything is connected to everything else and data becomes as available as oxygen—and as necessary. In this article, Zinwave’s Slavko Djukic shares key ways healthcare facilities can address their connectivity challenges.

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Healthcare Gets ‘Smart’

The acceleration of the Internet of Things has brought us a world in which everything is connected to everything else and data becomes as available as oxygen—and as necessary. In this article, Zinwave’s Slavko Djukic shares key ways healthcare facilities can address their connectivity challenges.

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Toshiba Medical, AHRA Open Applications for Patient Safety Program

Putting Patients First grants enable healthcare facilities to fund programs, training, or seminars aimed at improving patient care and safety and customizing treatment in CT, MR, ultrasound, x-ray, and vascular imaging. The program provides six grants of up to $7,500 each to hospitals and imaging centers, and an additional grant of up to $20,000 to an integrated delivery network.

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Patient Safety Institute Appoints New Members

The Lucian Leape Institute has announced the appointment of two new members. Effective May 1, Donald M. Berwick, MD, MPP, former Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, and David Michaels, PhD, MPH, former Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health, will be part of the patient safety think-tank.

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