Medical Equipment Industry News

Recent Healthcare Chronicles Entries:

Provider Credentialing: Learn now or pay later

Real-time credentialing is the first line of defense in protecting your hospital's reputation.

Anti-reprocessing tactics are anti-hospital tactics

Thording: "OEMs don't have to agree with reprocessing, but they shouldn't be preventing it."

With a stormy economy, GPOs need a Safe Harbor

A perspective on the benefits of GPOs from an industry expert.

Health Care Chronicles: Privacy - not just another word

Dr. Barry P. Chaiken on protecting patient privacy in the era of digitization.

Managing health in an age of reform

Health management programs can help you cut costs.

Health Care Chronicles: Helping developing countries get radiology ready

Philips Healthcare's Ronald de Jong on increasing access to radiology.

Refurbished systems go green

Siemens Healthcare talks about the environmental impact of medicine.

Making health care work smarter

Imaging equipment manufacturers say imaging brings down health care costs in the long run.

Opening China's closed doors

China doesn't allow the import of used medical equipment. Are new voluntary industry standards the answer? A DOTmed News guest column.

Uncertainty at FDA Impacts Innovation and Patient Care

A columnist weighs in from DOTmed Business News.

Healthcare Chronicles: The Joint Commission Discusses Accreditation for Advanced Imaging Services

Read a DOTmed Business News column about accreditation requirements.

Healthcare Chronicles: The FDA's Take on Unique Device Identification

A columnist weighs in from DOTmed Business News.

Healthcare Chronicles: Access and Coverage for All

A columnist weighs in from DOTmed Business News.

Healthcare Chronicles: The Problems With Nuclear Are Clear

An expert look at nuclear medicine from the pages of DOTmed Business News.

Healthcare Chronicles: Read the Fine Print: Who Owns Your Operating Software?

An important subject tackled recently in DOTmed Business News.

Healthcare Chronicles: Without Customer Service, You Won't Have Customers

Sage advice from a veteran DOTmed Business News columnist.

Healthcare Chronicles: Crime Doesn't Pay - It Gets Reimbursed

Health care fraud costs our society between $70 billion and $300 billion per year. Read an exclusive column from DOTmed Business News by Dr. Barry L. Johnson of HCI.

Healthcare Chronicles: Changing for the Better

Guest columnist Craig Becker, president and CEO of the Tennessee Hospital Association, contributes to DOTmed Business News.

Healthcare Chronicles - Prescription For The Future: More Knowledge

A column by Dr. Henry Wagner sums up reform priorities.

Healthcare Chronicles: Are You Ready to Comply With the Red Flags Rule?

Read a DOTmed Business News exclusive by legal experts about new privacy and security requirements.

Healthcare Chronicles: Technology Assessment's Triumph?

Daniel Callahan, President Emeritus and Co-Founder of The Hastings Center weighs in on comparative effectiveness.

Healthcare Chronicles: Ray Stachowiak Shares His Views

An industry veteran's reflections on the market.

What Wall Street's Shake-up Means to our Industry.

Columnist and industry veteran examines implications of the financial crisis.