Medical Equipment Industry News

The January Issue of HealthCare Business News Magazine

Features and Industry Sector Reports

Q&A with executive director for Practice Greenhealth
Laura Wagner discusses steps some facilities are taking.
Could fancy meals shore up hospital margins?
ACA motivates hospitals to step up their menus.

Special report: An introduction to going green
See what some green vendors are doing for hospitals.
Special report: Reprocessing in an era of health care reform
Will reprocessing remain efficient in the future?

Columns

Future Of...

Dr. Jeff Thompson on the future of sustainable health care
How a healthier environment can lead to a healthier budget.

Hospital Spotlight

Q&A with Lori Van Zanten
The CEO of Providence Newberg Medical Center discusses steps to sustainability.

IT Matters

Dose reduction through PACS management
Matching unique identifiers with the proper patient is part of the puzzle.

This Month in Medical History

Condoms break into television
This month in medical history, January 20, 1987.
January 2014 New Product Showcase
This month's roundup of the latest industry products.
Documenting medical maintenance
Understanding the regulatory requirements.
Pulse Watch
Medical Museum for January, 2014.
Show and conference spotlight 2014
A sneak peak of this year's show calendar.
DOTmed Health Care Business News
Letter from the editor for January, 2014.
New Year, new title and foreign flavor at RSNA
Letter from the online editor, January, 2014.
Special report: "Smart beds" improve safety
Innovations are giving this sometimes sleepy industry a nudge.