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The April Issue of HealthCare Business News Magazine

Features and Industry Sector Reports

Focused Ultrasound – A technology that has reached the tipping point
Checking in with the rapid growth of one of health care's most exciting new technologies
Robotic surgery, meet hybrid OR
Two growing markets are changing the way procedures are performed
Sterilizers get smarter as the scrutiny intensifies
The war on hospital infections is changing the way hospitals stay clean


Future Of...

The Future of Health Care – Staffing shortage crisis
Things will likely get worse before they get better

Hospital Spotlight

Hospital Spotlight — Q&A with Tom Jackiewicz
Get to know the Senior Vice President and CEO of Keck Medicine of USC
This Month in Medical History – The rise and fall of Andrew Craigie
An ancestor of modern health advocacy who wasn't always on the right side of the law
April New Product Showcase
The medical devices and equipment making headlines this month
Medical Museum – A stethoscope from 1860
Getting to the heart of modern medicine
Q&A with Tom Mitchell, President of Messe Dusseldorf North America
What's in store for attendees at next month's Medical World Americas 2016?
New report underscores need for smarter use of technology to reduce infection levels
Raising the bar on infection control from the bottom line
Data Management – Recent hospital hackings expose need for stronger digital security in health care
Four tips for health care organizations to consider when strengthening their security
The changing marketplace for video endoscopy systems
Recent technology enhancements are providing new options for purchasers
Technology Advisor – The arrival of consumer-centric technology
In health care, the customer is finally always right
Savings war: The pros and cons of SUD reprocessing growth
Bill Scott, senior marketing director at Stryker’s Sustainability Solutions on increased competition in the reprocessed single use device market
Reprocessing: Safety, savings, sustainability
How to reduce costs and waste while maintaining high quality care
Q&A with Scott Carson, President, The Aesthetic and Cosmetic Business Association
On bringing transparency to the cosmetic dermatology equipment market
Infection Control Corner – HAIs can generate negative publicity for facilities
Outbreaks can be costly to a facility from many angles
Cost Containment Corner - Subscription medicine is just around the corner
IoT expert Brendan O'Brien on fixed fees in exchange for a wide assortment of enhanced services
Q&A with Lisa Fonkalsrud, SGNA President
Discussing the state of gastroenterology today — and tomorrow
Raising the silicon ceiling: gender inequality in health IT
When it comes to salary, women in health care continue to get short-changed