Jose L Toledo

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This 15-Year-Old Absolutely Nails What 'Patient Centered' Is - And Isn't

<i>Update the next night: because of the intense response to this post (trending on Forbes to #7, last night), Morgan now has her own Twitter account: @Morgan_Gleason.</i><p>Ever tried to get sleep in a hospital? Ever wonder if anyone even <i>taught</i> them what care <i></i>is? Some hospitals are great, but some sure …

Stethoscopes Could Soon Be Replaced By Hand-Held Ultrasound Devices, Doctors Say

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer<p>Published: 01/24/2014 08:34 AM EST on LiveScience<p>The image of a doctor with a stethoscope hanging around the neck may seem iconic, but in fact, this image may not last much longer, as hand-held ultrasound devices are predicted to replace 200-year-old stethoscopes in …

Good News for Health Care: Medical Connectivity To Grow Over 800 Percent in 7 Years

Transparency Market Research recently published a report anticipating a 38 percent compound annual growth rate in the market for medical-device connectivity through 2019, from $3.4 billion worldwide in 2012. If this comes to pass, it is good news, because it will cause health costs to drop and …

All about OSHA’s electrical safety standards

<b>Why should you be concerned about electrical hazards?</b><p>Electricity has long been recognized as a serious workplace hazard, exposing employees to …

Pevco Releases White Paper Comparing Tracking Technologies for Hospital Pneumatic Tube Systems – Pevco

<b>Barcode technology surpasses RFID as low cost, easy to implement solution</b><p><b>Baltimore, MD (September 26, 2013) –</b>Pevco, a U.S. manufacturer focused …

Internet of Things

Hospitals Prioritize Spending on Pretty Buildings over Safety?

Here's an excellent commentary by Ashish K. Jha, M.D., M.P.H, a professor at the Harvard School of Public Health: “<b>In The Race For ‘Fanciest Hospital</b> …

ASHE News