Healthcare will be the Industry that Propels More Women into Leadership

Healthcare will be the Industry that Propels More Women into Leadership

Speaking at the 2017 Social Innovation Summit, Terri Bresenham explains why stories from countries in India, Southeast Asia and Africa are already showing why   This week social innovation, business and technology meet, as some of the world’s leading thinkers descend on the 2017 Social Innovation Summit. With speakers from government to startups, the goal of […]

Biopharma is making its own luck in Ireland

Biopharma is making its own luck in Ireland

A new exceptional facility will train 1,500 people per year in single-use technologies Single-use technologies are a growing trend in the biopharma industry. In photo, left to right: Dominic Carolan CEO, NIBRT, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Ireland and David Radspinner, General Manager, BioPark, GE Healthcare. Photograph Nick Bradshaw Ireland’s reputation […]

How Low Can a Hospital’s Flow Go?

How Low Can a Hospital’s Flow Go?

Hospitals harness big data to help improve outcomes in the operating room We live in a digital world, and hospitals are no exception. Take for example the machines in an operating room. They generate thousands of data points, and yet only a fraction is typically harvested and saved in hospitals’ electronic medical record systems. Hospitals […]

Making Surgery the Next Frontier in Global Health

Making Surgery the Next Frontier in Global Health

A mother who urgently needs a C-section. A child cradling a badly broken arm. A man who suddenly collapses at his office. What do they have in common? They are part of the 5 billion people around the world who don’t have access to safe, affordable surgical and anesthesia care when they need it. Each […]

What it Takes to Be a Heroine of Health

What it Takes to Be a Heroine of Health

Photo: Business Wire Today, women make up 75 percent of the global healthcare workforce in many regions1 and contribute nearly $3 trillion to the industry. But too often their contributions go unpaid and unrecognized – and stories of their impact go untold. As we seek to increase the numbers of women in leadership in the field […]

Hospitals will be everywhere and sometimes nowhere at once

Hospitals will be everywhere and sometimes nowhere at once

The Top 10 Reasons Transformation is the New Normal for Healthcare – Reason 8 Today, hospitals are cornerstones of communities, often the first, most central and largest structures included in city planning. This is changing. In a time of increasing cost pressures for health systems and patients, and in which 5 billion people lack access […]

The team behind the future of AI in healthcare

The team behind the future of AI in healthcare

A new 10-year commitment aims to integrate AI into every aspect of the patient journey Rarely are there such juxtaposed views around the potential of a technology than those surrounding AI in medicine. As skeptics ask for proof, supporters sell the dream. Both know that it’s mostly unchartered territory ahead. That’s why one hospital system […]