Designing for the Intended Purpose in Dental Offices and Healthcare

Designing for the Intended Purpose in Dental Offices and Healthcare

I had dinner the other evening with some clients. We’d just recently finished another project for them and we were celebrating it with a wonderful evening of laughing over good food and wine. Of course, throughout the evening, the conversation would often drift to design…

Healthcare Reform – The ‘Public’ in Public Option

Healthcare Reform – The ‘Public’ in Public Option

Mention death and many people recoil in discomfort. Although death is very much a stage in the circle of life, many people see it as an end and live their entire lives in search of a miracle elixir that will keep them going long after…

Understanding Healthcare Exchanges: The Basics

Understanding Healthcare Exchanges: The Basics

Healthcare exchanges are a hot topic in the news today, but many people don’t have an adequate understanding of what these organizations are, what they offer, and how to use them effectively. This guide will help the layperson gain a deeper, practical understanding of the…

The Future of Healthcare Laundry

The Future of Healthcare Laundry

According to American Laundry News, in the field of healthcare textiles, there are a few primary factors that will affect how the industry changes in upcoming years. Some of these factors include: rising environmental concerns, changes to national healthcare, and energy. Here is a brief…

Six Sigma and Total Quality Management in Healthcare

Six Sigma and Total Quality Management in Healthcare

Quality improvement in health care has developed gradually as emerging ideas have been explored and implemented within various clinical and non-clinical settings. One of the more recent methods of quality improvement which has been introduced into healthcare organizations is Six Sigma. Six Sigma is “a…

Choosing a Career For Life – Healthcare Industry Vs Automotive Industry

Choosing a Career For Life – Healthcare Industry Vs Automotive Industry

Choosing a career is an important goal for any individual. Most of us want to make a choice that will last forever. When looking into one field or another it is the long term benefits that help us make our final decision about what career…

Importance of Seeking Healthcare Advice

Importance of Seeking Healthcare Advice

When you are not well or healthy, you should seek healthcare advice from doctors or health experts. Do your homework by identifying different health-care services and how to get health insurance to help pay for health care. This will help you financially and mentally as…

Why Has Big Data Analytics Become A Part And Parcel of Healthcare?

Why Has Big Data Analytics Become A Part And Parcel of Healthcare?

Every minute of the day, we are amazed to see how a remote patient monitoring system is gleaning thousands of pieces of health data using variable telehealth devices and digital systems like Fitbit, Bluetooth, smart phones and sensors and collecting information about things like medication…

Workplace Wellness and Healthcare 3590 – It Makes Cents

Workplace Wellness and Healthcare 3590 – It Makes Cents

Some Startling Healthcare Statistics Workplace Wellness affects every company's bottom line irrespective of size. For example, health insurance premiums for employers and employees are almost three times that of wages and inflation. In fact, since 2000 employment-based health insurance premiums have increased 78%. These costs…