In the Spotlight
PRESENT DAY HEALTHCARE REQUIRES US TO STRETCH OURSELVES BEYOND OUR ROLE AS CAREGIVERS TO BECOME COMPETENT AND RESOURCEFUL LEADERS.
– Carolyn Burns, MD,
- Blood test recently cleared by FDA will help close gender gap when diagnosing heart attacks. + More
- Hospitals around the world are facing an extreme shortage of blood. Analysis conducted showed that of the 180 countries analyzed, 107 had insufficient blood to meet their needs. +More
- AI, is it just as effective in diagnosing diseases as a human diagnosis is? + More
- We asked Carolyn Burns, MD, independent patient blood management physician and member of Accumen’s Medical Advisory Council, about the most important ingredients for success. + More
Profoundly Impacting Healthcare
Blood Management Awareness Week
Accumen is proud to support the Society for the Advancement of Blood Management’s (SABM) patient blood management awareness week from November 4-8, 2019. This week was dedicated to educating patients and healthcare professionals about patient blood management and how it can improve patient outcomes. Read More
National Radiologic Technology Week
November 3-9 was National Radiologic Technology Week. During that week and throughout the entire year, Accumen celebrates the important roles medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals play in patient care and healthcare safety. We know that pressures on radiologic technologists continue to grow and that they are asked to do more with less. At Accumen we see imaging differently and we recognize all the imaging and radiation therapy professionals who do too. Read more
Drones will be used to collect blood samples from those in rural areas. (World Economic Forum) Drones could play a number of roles in the United States healthcare system. They could also be used to deliver medication and collect other samples. This should increase access to medicine for people in rural areas.
Accumen Announces new partnership with Patient-Centered Laboratory Guidance Services (PLUGS). + More
Accumen now offers Anemia Management with the purchase of Patient Readiness Institute’s MyBloodHealth®. + More
Accumen Acquires Medical Imaging Post-Processing Company 3DR Laboratories + More