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Interest in A/V add-ons drives up price of surgical lights

Interest in A/V add-ons drives up price of surgical lights

By Adam Rubenfire  |  December 09, 2015

Providers are paying more for surgical lights as interest grows in units with video monitor and camera attachments, according to the latest Modern Healthcare/ECRI Institute Technology Price Index.

ECRI warns of gamma camera hazard

ECRI warns of gamma camera hazard

By Adam Rubenfire  |  November 07, 2015

At least five patients and hospital staffers have been injured in the past year because of malfunctions in gamma camera imaging devices, according to the ECRI Institute. Gamma cameras are found in most U.S. hospitals.

GPO deals drive temporary price drop in low-end anesthesia units

GPO deals drive temporary price drop in low-end anesthesia units

By Adam Rubenfire  |  September 25, 2015

Special deals negotiated by group purchasing organizations for their members helped drive down prices for anesthesia systems in the second quarter, but the 19% average decline from a year ago will be temporary, experts say.

The dirty truth of hospital cleaning: thin science

The dirty truth of hospital cleaning: thin science

By Sabriya Rice  |  August 11, 2015

U.S. hospitals are evaluated on their ability to reduce the incidence of infections patients acquire during their stays, but there's surprisingly little evidence suggesting the best method to disinfect surfaces in patient rooms.

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