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Technologies Change Health Insurance: The Most Innovative Ventures

Technologies Change Health Insurance: The Most Innovative Ventures

The future points to simple, fast and highly personalized insurance plans based on information from the healthcare system and data from health sensors, wearables, and trackers. A good idea?  http://medicalfuturist.com/technologies-change-health-insurance-innovative-ventures/
Posted In News 17th Nov 2017
Heart Surgery Is Safer If It's Scheduled In The Afternoon, New Study Suggests

Heart Surgery Is Safer If It's Scheduled In The Afternoon, New Study Suggests

A new study has suggested that open heart surgery is more successful when performed in the afternoon rather than the morning. Now, before you go canceling your scheduled morning surgery, hear us out. http://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/heart-surgery-is-safer-if-its-scheduled-in-the-afternoon-new-study-suggests/
Posted In News 17th Nov 2017
The top 10 medical disruptors of 2018

The top 10 medical disruptors of 2018

Each year the Cleveland Clinic determines what the top 10 disruptors in healthcare will be for the following year. The criteria to be considered a disruptor or innovation is that it has to be innovative and could change care in…
Posted In News 21st Nov 2017
Apprenticeship numbers fall by 59% after levy imposed

Apprenticeship numbers fall by 59% after levy imposed

The levy was supposed to increase the number of people training at work. But according to Department for Education figures, in the last three months of the 2017 academic year, 48,000 people began an apprenticeship. That compared with 117,000 for…
Posted In News 23rd Nov 2017
BAA 14th Annual Conference

BAA 14th Annual Conference

2017 marked the first year that Consult Search & Selection have exhibited at the BAA conference. We have attended the event in a delegate capacity for the previous 10 years but, given the continued growth in our audiology business unit…
Posted In News 11th Dec 2017
Baxter to acquire two Mallinckrodt’s surgical products for $185m

Baxter to acquire two Mallinckrodt’s surgical products for $185m

Baxter to acquire two Mallinckrodt’s surgical products for $185m Medical products firm Baxter International has signed an agreement to purchase RECOTHROM and PREVELEAK surgical products from Mallinckrodt for a total consideration of around $185m, with $153m upfront. The acquisition is…
Posted In News 10th Jan 2018
Medical students urged to volunteer as NHS winter crisis worsens

Medical students urged to volunteer as NHS winter crisis worsens

Medical students urged to volunteer as NHS winter crisis worsens Medical students are being urged to help relieve the NHS winter crisis because hospitals are so short-staffed they are struggling to cope with the surge in patients. (The Guardian) Undergraduates, despite their experience,…
Posted In News 15th Jan 2018