Amanda Towner, Author at Medical Training Magazine

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MT magazine expands Military Medicine reach

Written by Andy Smith, MTM publisher This issue of the MTM newsletter contains links to the MMAST newsletter. This new publication is designed to release information on Joint Military Medicine Simulation and Training developments across the...  Read more

Reflecting on HiMMS 2019

Written by Andy Smith, MTM publisher The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HiMMS) event, designed to ‘transform healthcare through information and technology’ descended on Orlando, Florida, this week filling the original expo...  Read more

JD Power releases survey results on CVS-Aetna merger

J.D. Power released the results from its December 2018 pulse survey, which delves into consumer perception of the CVS-Aetna merger and the prospect of receiving care in a CVS retail pharmacy setting. It generated 1,000 responses. More than half (53...  Read more

Researchers study teamwork with OR Black Box

OR Black Box
Researchers at The Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa are using an Operating Room Black Box (OR Black Box) to study whether improving teamwork and communication among operating room staff can make surgery safer for patients.   “When I was a...  Read more

Flagler Hospital tackles clinical variation

At HiMSS19, Michael Sanders, FAAFP, MD, chief medical and informatics officer of Flagler Hospital, led a session on the hospital’s progress in tackling clinical variation with artificial intelligence (AI). Applying Ayasdi’s Artificial...  Read more