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Reporter's Notebook - No end in sight to putting squeeze on supply costs
By Jaimy Lee | October 25, 2012 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
An environment where hospitals are under pressure to purchase medical and surgical supplies that promise the best clinical outcomes at the lowest price is here to stay, according to comments made by group purchasing executives at an industry conference this week.
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Notebook: Conferences highlight gradual nature of healthcare advances
By Andis Robeznieks | October 04, 2012 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Three very different healthcare conferences are going on this week in Chicago, but speakers at each one had a similar message: Throughout history and even today, the healthcare industry has been slow to adopt innovations that it would eventually benefit from.
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Reporter's Notebook: Global view emerges at AHRMM
By Jaimy Lee | August 10, 2012 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
It shouldn't be a surprise that attendees at this year's Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management conference had quite a bit to say about reducing supply costs.
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Getting Microsoft contract figure is a macro-pain
By Andis Robeznieks | July 20, 2012 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Because no one else has told you, I'm compelled to let you know that the Veterans Affairs Department, recognized as a leader and pioneer in health information technology, will spend around $77 million on Microsoft equipment and services in its coming fiscal year.
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Video Feature: Reporter's Notebook from NPSF's Patient Safety Congress (3:46)
By Modern Healthcare | June 01, 2012
Modern Healthcare quality and safety reporter Maureen McKinney talks to attendees at the National Patient Safety Foundation's annual meeting about their organizations' most pressing concerns and what they've taken away from the event.
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Video Feature: Reporter's Notebook from Non-Profit Health Care Investor Conference in New York (4:50)
By Modern Healthcare | May 24, 2012
Modern Healthcare finance reporter and New York bureau chief Melanie Evans catches up with chief financial officers from three prominent not-for-profit hospital systems who presented at the closed-door Non-Profit Health Care Investor Conference in New York. They offered their revenue and expense forecasts for hospitals and systems and the strategies for dealing with both, now and in the future. Read more about the conference
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Compliance officers on the brink
By Joe Carlson | May 10, 2012 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
In Las Vegas last week, surrounded by thousands of healthcare compliance professionals in Caesars Palace, I couldn't help but call to mind that famous bass line from the 1981 song “Under Pressure” (The original version by Queen and David Bowie, that is, not the sample.)
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