Tag Archives: Boost

Kettering to use Red Cross tools to boost workforce resuscitation skills

Kettering Health Network will adopt a suite of software and other technologies to support resuscitation skills training and certification for its workforce. “Ensuring that patients receive the best possible care remains a prime objective, and we believe that starts with our caring and skilled workforce,” says Andy Parker, human resources manager of network education at… Read More »

General election 2019: Tory pledge to boost GP numbers

The Tories say they will deliver 6,000 more doctors in general practice in England by 2024-25 to increase patient appointments, if they win the election. They claim they will reach that target through additional doctors working and training in surgeries, international recruitment and better retention. However, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said a previous Tory pledge… Read More »

How clinical documentation improvement helped one hospital boost speed, efficiency

Staff at Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall in New York City was faced with a complex and timely physician query process. THE PROBLEM Queries often would be left unanswered, as providers were challenged by varying manual workflows, unclear deadlines, and multiple steps required to access the information they needed to answer queries. The overall process had… Read More »

Andy Murray health: Tennis champ on the best supplement to boost performance

Andy Murray, 32, tearfully announced at January’s Australian Open in January that the tournament may mark the end of his time at the top. Speaking to the Express.co.uk, the two-time Wimbledon revealed he had battled a hip injury since his twenties. The tennis champ has since come back fighting however, following a hip resurfacing operation.… Read More »

Inside drugmakers’ strategy to boost cancer medicines with ‘Lazarus effect’

(Reuters) – In the halls of MD Anderson Cancer Center, the drug Vitrakvi is known for having a “Lazarus effect” in some patients because it can reverse late-stage cancer that has defied all other treatment options. FILE PHOTO: Logo of Bayer AG is pictured ahead of the the annual results news conference of the German… Read More »