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- Backups and Beyond. Solovy, Alden // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr99, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p34
Recalls how the hospital staff of Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital in Virginia responded to a fire that erupted in the hospital. Cause of the fire; Lessons learned by hospital officials on disaster planning; Comments from hospital officials.
- Management of renal trauma at a rural, level I trauma center. Goff, Charles D.; Collin, Gary R. // American Surgeon;Mar1998, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p226
Evaluates management options, outcomes and complications rates of renal injuries in patients admitted to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia. Type of mechanism of injury; Radiologic studies utilized and method of treatment; Occurrence of renal injuries among blunt trauma...
- IN NON-SKID TRAYS: Virginia hosp. transports food. // FoodService Director;05/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p8
Discusses the effects of the consolidation of the kitchens of Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and its Rehabilitation Center in Virginia. Details on the consolidation; How the food is transported; Benefits of the move.
- Case In Point. // Engineered Systems;Dec2012, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p14
The article discusses the significant role of systems engineering in the quality of care mission of Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital (CRMH) in Virginia. It notes that the hospital has applied a high-performance building approach to reduce their environmental footprint while improving the...
- Use of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program to Reduce Surgical Mortality: Implementation of Intensive Preoperative Screening and Intervention. KONSTANTINIDIS, AGATHOKLIS; FOGEL, SANDY; JONES, JAMES; GILLIAM, BRENDA; KUNDZINS, JOHN; BAKER, CHRISTOPHER // American Surgeon;Sep2014, Vol. 80 Issue 9, p896
The article discusses the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP), with a focus on a study on the prevention of surgical mortality. Topics include the implementation of preoperative screening and intervention, the results of a study at the Carilion...
- The future is now at North Shore University Hospital-Cornell University Medical College. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);2/7/94, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p6T
Presents photographs of the latest technology in medical treatment, diagnosis, surgical techniques and research at North Shore University Hospital-Cornell University Medical College in Long Island, New York. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI); Stereotactic breast needle biopsies; Stents; Laser...
- Charity system executives seek greater independence. Bonura, Chris // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);04/23/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 44, p16
Reports the aging medical technology of charity hospitals in Louisiana. Efforts to improve hospital system; Promotion of legislative bills for charity hospitals; Availability of funds for Medicaid.
- Medical emergency. Pierce, Julia; Coupe, George // Engineer (00137758);12/6/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7617, p26
Reports that hospitals in Great Britain are not reaping the benefits of medical technologies being developed in the country. Factors hindering the transfer of medical device designs from laboratory to use; Barriers to transfer of technology. INSET: THWARTED INNOVATION.
- Breaking Through. JOHNSON, RICK // HealthLeaders Magazine;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p8
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on medical breakthroughs and another on the practices of hospitals related to medical and technology.