Category Archives: Hospitals

Cleveland Clinic Adapts to Changing Health Care Landscape

The industry is evolving, and so is the clinic Health care systems big and small are trying to adapt to the constant changes within the industry. The same can be said for the Cleveland Clinic, one of the country’s largest … Continue reading

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Gift or Curse: Surgical ‘Black Box’ Could Be Future of Operating Room

Debate over proper use still in question  Researchers in Canada are developing a surgical “black box,” like the ones used in airplanes, which could change the face of modern surgery. The hope is that the box could become an tool … Continue reading

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Data Mining for Solutions

How hospitals like the Cleveland Clinic are using data to improve patient satisfaction Big data is a growing trend in modern health care, and hospitals and other medical facilities alike are starting to figure out how to apply this data … Continue reading

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Radiology and Your Hospital: Rethink and Regroup

Ohio hospital strikes innovative new partnership with outside imaging practice Patient care and satisfaction is a top priority for many hospitals and healthcare networks across the country, and many facilities are trying new approaches to keep their patients, and physicians, … Continue reading

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Best Hospitals 2014-15: Honor Roll

16 out of 17 top hospitals rely on Havel’s U.S. News & World Report released their annual power rankings of the nation’s best hospitals. The study covers nearly 5,000 medical centers and spans 16 medical specialties, ranging from cancer to neurology. … Continue reading

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Regional Anesthesia Risks: Going From Lower to Lowest

More steps can be taken to decrease risk even more Can the risk of neurologic injury due to regional anesthesia go from very low to extremely low? That was the question on the minds of many anesthesiologists at this year’s … Continue reading

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Spotlight: The Best Hospitals to Work For in Northeast America

Eight out of 10 of the best rely on Havel’s As healthcare continues to evolve, hospitals and medical centers across the country have evolved as well, adapting to the needs of 21st medical care. Recently, Healthcare Global released a top … Continue reading

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Regional Anesthesia Cuts Pain and Hospital Stay in Half

Study shows femoral nerve block effective in younger patients with knee surgery According to a study by researchers at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, an ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia procedure called a femoral nerve block can significantly reduce postoperative pain many young patients experience … Continue reading

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Calming Kids Before Surgery: Give Them an iPad

Tablet-based games could help decrease anxiety before an operation  A new study reports that children who played games on an iPad mini before going under anesthesia for surgery had reduced levels of anxiety compared to regular sedation. The study, published … Continue reading

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