• 2017
  • Andre Goy, M.D., MS., chairman and director, lymphoma division chief and chief science officer at the John Theurer Cancer Center, was honored as Education Hero at NJBIZ's 2017 Healthcare Heroes. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • During a Paradigm Spine-sponsored webinar on March 29, 2017, Hallett Mathews, MD, MBA, New York City-based Paradigm Spine's chief medical officer, and Devon Billeter, Paradigm Spine's Midwest/Central US Medical Science Liaison, highlighted how Paradigm Spine leverages medical science liaisons to connect patients with the coflex® Interlaminar Stabilization® device. (beckersspine.com)
  • specialty
  • In addition to its publications, SHM conducts surveys, prepares written analyses and offers discussion forums that aid in the overall development of the specialty of hospital medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The specialty of hospital medicine is made up of a varied constituency with both overlapping and discrete educational needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • Two-day summit assembling some of the most influential, high-profile and informative speakers in digital health and wellness, consumer electronics, media and a myriad of other leaders helping consumers, patients and care providers create better solutions, outcomes and lower healthcare costs worldwide. (medgadget.com)
  • Pricing (the base price of a drug before negotiations, rebates, and discounts), cost (the actual dollar amount paid by patients, health plans, or the government for a drug), and value (the benefit of a drug relative to its cost) are intertwined, and as policymakers look for solutions, they must consider all 3 issues in order to understand the broader implications of policies or regulatory action. (annals.org)
  • Refusal to acknowledge this evidence and failure to provide treatment options to patients are the factors that caught the attention of the Connecticut Attorney General when he brought his antitrust lawsuit against the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) ( 11 ). (lymedisease.org)
  • These awards are evidence of our commitment to pushing the boundaries of medicine to ensure we offer patients the most innovative care," said John K. Lloyd, FACHE, co-CEO of Hackensack Meridian Health . (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • We are so proud of all of our NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes who set the standard in providing high-quality care for our patients. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • The hospital launched a pilot this year under Dr. Pecora's leadership using IBM Watson for Oncology clinical decision support tool and Cota, a digital classification system developed at Hackensack Meridian Health to help oncologists make evidence-based and outcomes-based decisions for our cancer patients. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • The MSL wears all hats for the company, so we act as conduits for our stakeholders, so they can access information, people and resources to make informed healthcare decisions for their patients," explains Ms. Billeter. (beckersspine.com)
  • Dr. Kanwar Gill's practice philosophy is being a strong advocate for his patients and always working in their best interests. (healthgrades.com)
  • We know that patients use terminology that is very different than the way healthcare professionals use terminology. (medgadget.com)
  • citation needed] In the case of decisions which applied to groups of patients or populations, the guidelines and policies would usually be developed by committees of experts, but there was no formal process for determining the extent to which research evidence should be considered or how it should be merged with the beliefs of the committee members. (wikipedia.org)
  • These areas of research increased awareness of the weaknesses in medical decision making at the level of both individual patients and populations, and paved the way for the introduction of evidence-based methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Housed within the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), HIVMA represents the interests of HIV health care providers and researchers and their patients by promoting quality in HIV care and by advocating for policies that ensure a comprehensive and humane response to the HIV/AIDS pandemic informed by science and social justice. (choosingwisely.org)
  • Recognizing that healthcare errors impact 1 in every 10 patients around the world, the World Health Organization calls patient safety an endemic concern. (wikipedia.org)
  • More recently, he has advanced an agenda for monitoring health outcomes, so that patients, providers, and payers can make health care decisions based on real information about what treatments and providers are actually effective. (wikipedia.org)
  • In many countries with modern medical technology, healthcare systems are facing enormous difficulties in meeting demands such as distributing resources and providing adequate care due to the large number of patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rising costs of medical services, technology, and medication are becoming unaffordable for many patients, preventing these individuals from receiving adequate healthcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • Humanistic medicine attempts to complement physical treatment by connecting with patients through empathy, patience, and compassion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient empowerment seeks to create an equal partnership between doctors and their patients, placing values at the center of the healthcare encounter. (wikipedia.org)
  • CUE provides leadership to other efforts aimed at involving patients in the research process, strengthening the voice of consumers in healthcare research, which has been called for over two decades but which has not always been successfully implemented free of commercial influence. (wikipedia.org)
  • CUE has created a series of short videos based on real-life interactions between professionals and patients participating on advisory panels. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality
  • Philip van der Wees, G-I-N Chair 2010-2011: "Promoting quality of evidence and guidelines: what is G-I-N's role? (g-i-n.net)
  • Consistent with the mission of Choosing Wisely®, HIVMA is committed to evidence-based medicine and continually develops and updates clinical practice guidelines that inform the use of high-quality, truly necessary medicine. (choosingwisely.org)
  • Those who earn the Fellow in Hospital Medicine (FHM), Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine (SFHM) or Master in Hospital Medicine (MHM) designations have demonstrated their commitment to hospital medicine, system change and quality improvement principles. (wikipedia.org)
  • To become a Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine, the candidate must follow a similar process to that of becoming a fellow, but with additional criteria within the pillars of leadership, teamwork and quality improvement enable candidates to demonstrate a higher level of performance and commitment to hospital medicine.Members of SHM can also attain their Master in Hospital Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was a member of groups of international researchers developing standards to improve the quality of reporting of medical evidence (such as PRISMA) and to grade recommendations within clinical guidelines for medical decision-making (such as GRADE). (wikipedia.org)
  • Age Management Medicine distinguishes itself from anti-aging by being a more evidence based, proactive, preventative approach to healthcare for an aging population focused on preservation of optimum human function and quality of life making every effort to modulate the process of aging prior to the onset of degenerative aging. (wikipedia.org)
  • and well maintained health facilities and logistics to deliver quality medicines and technologies. (wikipedia.org)
  • behalf
  • An integral role of SHM has been the development of policy and position statements to address the concerns and issues of hospitalists and advocating on behalf of hospitalists before government and regulatory agencies. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1996
  • For his services, he was presented with the 1993 MBC Minority Person of the Year Award, the 1996 SBA Small Business Administration, Minority Small Business Advocate of the Year Award and the 1999 Protocol Foundation Certificate of Recognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • world's
  • es in healthcare AI tools and techniques from the world's top innovators, and come away with a wealth of practical tips and actionable insights that will enable you and your institution or organization to become a pioneer in AI's transformation of healthcare. (medgadget.com)
  • Dr. Pecora is recognized internationally as one of the world's most foremost experts in blood and marrow stem cell transplantation, cellular medicine and immunology research. (hackensackmeridianhealth.org)
  • Lilly provides answers - through medicines and information - for some of the world's most urgent medical needs. (mdtmag.com)
  • research
  • However, they were also widely criticized by colleagues for relying too heavily on anecdotal evidence rather than serious academic research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is an approach to medical practice intended to optimize decision-making by emphasizing the use of evidence from well-designed and well-conducted research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine has a long tradition of both basic and clinical research that dates back at least to Avicenna and more recently to protestant reformation exegesis of the 17th and 18th centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the same article, Hunt noted that the phrase "nursing should become a research-based profession" had already become a cliché! (bmj.com)
  • We have learned that it is not sufficient to give nursing students a few lectures on the process of doing research and then expect them to use that knowledge throughout their careers in an ongoing process of gathering and interpreting research evidence and implementing findings. (bmj.com)
  • He is currently their managing editor, and has posted on issues at the intersection of medicine and pseudoscience, including the anti-vaccination movement, alternative therapies, and cancer research and treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later, in 2002, research into the long-term effects of estrogen on post-menopausal women, the Women's Health Initiative, produced evidence that there were serious side effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] A substantial fraction of older people, taking their cue from alternative medicine, purchase and use herbal supplements and other products which promise relief from the incidents and dangers of aging. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The crux of humanistic medicine is "holistic healing"-defined as treating not only the body but acknowledging the soul as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • empirical
  • Bombardieri D, Easthope G. Convergence between orthodox and alternative medicine: a theoretical elaboration and empirical test. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • In 1983, the British Royal Society of Medicine and the Harvard Medical School jointly sponsored a symposium on anesthesia deaths and injuries, resulting in an agreement to share statistics and to conduct studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • Dr. Grundy explained that he developed the model by looking for the pain and suffering in the current healthcare delivery system and working to change it in "profoundly different ways. (medgadget.com)
  • Earlier, when looking at the U.S. healthcare system, Dr. Grundy came to the conclusion that "we in the United States were dead last and we were dead last at twice the price of any other civilized nation on the face of the earth. (medgadget.com)
  • In 1999, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academy of Sciences released a report, To Err is Human: Building a Safer Health System. (wikipedia.org)
  • costs
  • According to the Institute of Medicine, chronic pain affects 116 million American adults and costs the US economy approximately $600 billion per year. (bio-medicine.org)
  • As it turns out, IBM decided to locate a call center in Dubuque, Iowa-partly as a result of the low healthcare costs there. (medgadget.com)
  • Depending on which economist one listens to, administrative costs and overhead make up 19 to 30% of the healthcare costs, he said. (medgadget.com)
  • provides
  • The article provides evidence which suggests doctors made as much as $200 per screen and that Medicare identified and closed the drug testing profit center. (bio-medicine.org)
  • BOOST provides a suite of evidence-based clinical interventions that can be easily adapted and integrated into each unique hospital environment. (wikipedia.org)