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The August Issue of HealthCare Business News Magazine

Features and Industry Sector Reports

Refurb市场被充电
For companies like Dixie Medical, a seller of refurbished defibrillators, business is booming– its business was up by 25 percent last year.
趋向在麻醉学方面: 使用技术减少费用和处理信息
New technology, staffing models, help reduce costs.
专题报告: 医院在修理
Hospitals are taking steps to successfully control HAIs

专题报告: 消毒器清扫
As economic woes lengthen the product replacement cycle, sterilizers go green.
观察它: 什么在天际为内窥镜检察和Arthroscopy
Endoscopy and arthroscopy continue to advance.
专题报告: 盒为杂种或
Nationwide, hospitals are investing millions in hybrid rooms. Should yours? What to know before you decide.

新的技术帮助防止外科不幸事故
Dr. Jeffrey Port explains how new tech can help prevent the retained surgical item problem.

Columns

Nationwide, drug shortages affect anesthesiologists
In a recent survey, 90 percent of anesthesiologists said they were facing a drug shortage.
Cross your fingers at check-in
The number of medical errors occurring during hospitals stays remain higher than expected.

Benefits of outsourced cleaning for critical care facilities
With the ever-growing risk of multi-drug resistant organisms, proper surface cleaning and disinfection are becoming more important.
The stars are bright . . .
The 2011 AHRA meeting runs this week in Texas.