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Op-Ed: Medical Innovation Is a Matter of Life and Death

[SPECIAL REPORT: Healthcare of Tomorrow] How we approach these ... and great potential through implementing standardized training and education programs in new surgical innovations. If we want to continue to move innovations in surgery forward, we must ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 17 Aug 2017

Innovation in a Learning Health Care System: Veteran-Directed Home- and Community-Based Services

Partnered Evidence-Based Policy Resource Center, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Geriatrics Research, Education, and Clinical Center, James J Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, New York Brookdale Department of ...

Published: 21 Aug 2017

Ed tech innovations may be cause of small colleges' financial health

The approach mirrors advocates like Dr. Naomi Baron, who stressed in a recent Education Dive interview the importance ... are viewed through the prism of maintenance rather than innovation and ingenuity, it may be all the more difficult for small liberal ...

Source: Education Dive
Published: 23 Aug 2017

UAB Hospital creates training program to help medical staff better manage patients with addiction

Due to the current opioid crisis, UAB Hospital has launched an Addiction Scholars Program to train health care professionals across the hospital ... “Yet there is a clear need for enhanced education for all medical professionals. We need to learn about ...

Source: The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Published: 22 Aug 2017

Paubox and Digital Health Startups Help Champion Chad’s Legacy Project for Mental Health Education and Innovations

San Francisco-based digital health startup Paubox donated $500 to Chad’s Legacy Project (CLP), a memorial advocacy project, committed to the advancement of mental health education and innovations in the evaluation and treatment of mental illness.

Published: 17 Aug 2017

Philadelphia as a laboratory for healthcare innovation: A conversation with Gary Kurtzman of Safeguard Scientifics

“But we should be a destination for healthcare innovation.” Leading cancer centers and hospital systems are all in and around Philadelphia. “Eds and meds,” referring to the twin titan industries of education and healthcare, is commonly how Philly ...

Source: MedCity News
Published: 08 Aug 2017

Innovation In Health Care Education: A Call To Action

Health care administration educators are at a crossroads: the health care sector is rife with inefficiencies, erratic quality, unequal access, and sky-high costs, complex problems which call for innovative solutions. And yet, according to our content ...

Source: Health Affairs
Published: 29 Jan 2015

The Collaborative Nature Of Healthcare Innovation

develop health education for the future and speed up new business development. Our unique, strong and committed partnership is a catalyst of healthcare innovation in Europe, facilitating the implementation of new solutions and technologies in collaboration ...

Source: Forbes
Published: 19 Jun 2017

Bridging Health Care’s Innovation-Education Gap

Despite the excellence of its delivery, insurance, and technology components, the health care sector in the United States is plagued with sky-high costs, unequal access, and erratic quality. This predicament continues to create a major drag on the U.S ...

Source: Harvard Business Review
Published: 11 Nov 2014

Healthcare Innovations That Address The 5 Pillars Of Poverty

Their research concludes that jobs, education and other measures of economic prosperity are all significant drivers of good public health. Healthcare innovations in place-based approaches, which target communities and address social and environmental ...

Source: HuffPost
Published: 30 Mar 2017

Higher education: Health innovation a winning story

Feedback from the election suggests people did not relate well to the jobs and growth, innovation, and ideas boom mantras of our politicians. On the ABC’s 7.30, Malcolm Turnbull found it difficult to explain, in layman’s terms, how investment in ...

Source: The Australian
Published: 12 Jul 2016

LSU Medical Education and Innovation Center aims to strenghthen health care, graduate programs

The LSU Health Medical Education and Innovation Center on OLOL’s main hospital campus, is now the clinical site for LSU’s Baton Rouge-based physician training and graduate medical education programs. The new center, which is part of the state’s ...

Source: The Times-Picayune
Published: 09 Dec 2013

15 healthcare innovations that are impacting Arizona

General healthcare innovations in healthcare education — including advancements in technology and multidisciplinary and simulation-based training — benefit healthcare education by providing applied learning, the continuing education of instructors ...

Published: 05 Jun 2017

Innovation in Healthcare in Asia

The availability of qualified doctors in the rural areas is dismal and people often tend to self-medicate or take treatment from self-proclaimed doctors who often have no formal education ... universal quality healthcare demands for innovation in the ...

Published: 02 May 2017

Partnerships could boost innovations in healthcare

[NAIROBI] A well-coordinated partnership among African countries for creating sustainable technological innovation ... the health challenges facing the continent due to lack of coordination and financing, among other factors. “Strong African education ...

Source: SciDev.Net
Published: 28 Dec 2015

Fostering Innovation: What can Health Care Teach Education?

Disruptive innovations have transformed health care in recent years and brought about the greatest transformation of the system in a generation. Education’s turn could be next. The most obvious change is the Affordable Care Act, which brings coverage to ...

Source: Philadelphia Daily News
Published: 19 Mar 2014

World Innovation Summit for Health partner up with World Innovation Summit for Education

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) held a special debate on education and well-being with the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE). The event marked the second collaboration between the two global initiatives of Qatar Foundation for ...

Source: Al Bawaba
Published: 08 Nov 2015

Exploring the Role of Accreditation in Enhancing Quality and Innovation in ...

Given the rapid changes in society, health, and health care, members of the Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education elected to take on the topic of accreditation and to explore the effect of societal shifts on new and evolving health ...

Source: The National Academies
Published: 30 Sep 2016

Two state digital health innovation labs awarded $250,000

BOSTON (WWLP) – Two Massachusetts Digital Health Innovation Labs have been awarded $250,000 as ... strategic partner matching, targeted education and co-working spaces among other programs.

Source: WWLP 22News
Published: 13 Jun 2017

Sharing innovation: the case for technology standards in health professions education

Information technologies have provided fertile ground for innovation in healthcare education, but too often these innovations have been limited in scope and impact. One way of addressing these limitations is the development of common and open technology ...

Published: 03 Jul 2009

Health system to build innovation, education center with gifts from foundation, chairman

JACKSON, MI - Henry Ford Allegiance Health plans to build a center for health innovation and education with a $1 million gift from the Weatherwax Foundation and an additional "substantial" contribution from foundation Chairman Larry Bullen's family.

Source: MLive
Published: 18 Oct 2016

Canadian Technology and Innovation Award Winners Tackle Healthcare, Education

In this year of celebration for Canada’s sesquicentennial, a number of tech-savvy Canadian individuals, teams and organizations that have developed innovative technological solutions are being celebrated as well. The Office of the Secretary to the ...

Source: WhatsYourTech
Published: 16 Jun 2017

Innovations rallies for mental health

“With diminishing funds and increasing need, it's important to remember mental health affects us all,” said Executive Director Laurie Barnett Levine. “This event sheds light on that fact.” Samantha Balbier accepted the Innovations award for ...

Published: 07 May 2017

Innovation in health science education

This track will present a collection of papers related with these topics in the context of Medical training, In particular, a few new technological tools will be presented, first, for the study of human anatomy using augmented reality techniques in both ..

Published: 01 Oct 2014

Cost Reduction for Innovation Initiatives Ranks as Top Priority for Healthcare Providers

... that results from the 2013 Healthcare Provider Survey will be presented throughout education sessions at the National Healthcare Innovation Summit. Organized by HIMSS, hosted by AVIA and in alliance with NEHI, the Summit will be held May 13-15 at the ...

Published: 31 Jan 2014

5 amazing healthcare innovations coming out of Singapore

See also: Watch 80 years of Singapore's history in 16 minutes With those funds, resources and support, Singaporean medical and healthcare innovators ... in multidisciplinary spine care education, research and innovation. SpineWeek is one of the biggest ...

Source: Mashable
Published: 02 Nov 2015

Health Education Innovation Forum

Are you involved in Teaching and Learning in the Health Faculties? The Educational Innovation team and the Sydney Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching in health (STELTH) group invite you to a forum on T&L with technology in health. 5th December 2016 ...

Published: 17 Nov 2016

Four key trends in healthcare innovation

Americans are identifying the need for more healthcare ... to education, age, gender, region, and ethnicity. Discrepancies in or between totals are due to rounding. According to Liu, the survey highlights three key trends: 1. Desire for increased ...

Source: Managed Healthcare Executive
Published: 15 Jun 2017

Diffusion of Innovation Elements That Influence the Adoption and Diffusion of Distance Education in Health

Distance education enrollment has skyrocketed in the last decade to an estimated 6.7 million students enrolled in distance education courses in 2012 (Allen & Seaman, 2013). Increases in technology over the last century have allowed more universities the ...

Published: 22 Jun 2014

Healthcare VR innovations are healing patients

Explosive developments in 3D virtual and augmented reality have taken clinical education and hands-on ... need for expensive physical simulators. Innovation is ever present in the virtual reality space for healthcare. Virtual reality products are ...

Source: CIO
Published: 10 Feb 2017