Medical Equipment Industry News

The December Issue of HealthCare Business News Magazine

Features and Industry Sector Reports

DOTmed 商业新闻的最佳2011年
DOTmed News has rounded up award recipients from a variety of sources to provide a retrospective of the year’s best.
善事: 医疗服务和设备以最低价
A four-year-old boy lay dying of malaria in a Benin, West Africa-based hospital. Not 40 feet from his room, a supply closet is fully stocked with the antidote. But the hospital has no basic intravenous lines available to administer the drug. In a country where one out of five children die from malaria before the age of 10, this little boy’s story is all too common.
医疗旅游业依然是小,但增长的产业
Medical tourists typically save anywhere from 40 to 90 percent of what their medical procedure would cost at home.

专题报告: 流动服务提供者
When facilities need a temporary solution to care delivery, sometimes the answer can be found as near as the parking lot.
专题报告: 运输业务产业谨慎地是‘乐观的’
The ups and downs of deinstallation, crating, rigging and transport

Columns

3 health care decisions to watch for in 2012
Alzheimer's imaging drugs, health reform's day of reckoning and mobile apps regulations -- all possibly coming next year.
Medical Museum: Perkins Tractors
Perkins' confidence in his device proved to be his undoing.
Medical practice marketing vital in the "new normal"
The economic climate has put a new premium on medical practice marketing.
Start of something new...
The year draws to a close and it has been a busy one for news!
Meaningful use and EHR: Our story
A California doctor explains how he steered his practice through stage 1 meaningful use attestation.