Recent Health Economics Articles
Alternatives to Bronchoscope Reprocessing Make More than Just Financial Sense
Analyzing ValueA variety of policies, practices and products at hospitals makes it difficult to ensure that bronchoscope reprocessing is done correctly and in a timely manner, every time. Alternatives are not only economical but critical to improving quality and ensuring patient safety.
How the Growing Global AMR Threat Adds to Endoscopy Costs
Supply CostsMany hospital-acquired infections are caused by antimicrobial-resistant bacteria, and require intense antibiotic treatment. Should comprehensive antimicrobial stewardship programs include proper infection prevention protocols for handling and using devices like bronchoscopes?