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NHS crisis fueling an increase in Health Insurance

There is no doubt that the National Health Service (NHS) has served the nation well since its inception. However, the ...

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Unnecessary cost from hospital-acquired infections

It is a patient's expectation that if they get sick and have to be admitted to a hospital, that ...

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Managing the risk and high cost of compounded medications

The practice of compounding medications is drawing increased scrutiny, and for good reason. Consider the enormous cost increase one plan ...

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Now we play: healthcare players plan their moves

As the character Hermione Granger of Harry Potter fame once put it, "You don't suppose this is going to ...

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Health Risk Factors in Rapidly Changing Economies

We've just uploaded the first publication to Swiss Re's Centre for Global Dialogue app library "Health Risk Factors ...

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Funding Healthy Ageing: Listening to the Customer’s Voice

Around the world people are living longer lives – life expectancy in Asia has risen by 12 years for men and ...

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Casualty folks - the Affordable Care Act applies to you!

Calling all Casualty folks - the Affordable Care Act applies to you!

If you tuned in to your television news or ...

STORY URL: How Will the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Affect Liability Insurance Costs? | RAND
This report identifies potential mechanisms through which health care reform might affect claim costs for several major types of liability coverage, especially auto insurance, workers' compensatio...

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Quality of life for older people

Population ageing is a success of development and a result of significant improvements in public health, education, nutrition and economic ...

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Until the notions do us apart

Everyone must have received an email or a post, at some point or other in their life on how to ...

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Alzheimer's or us

My grandmother has Alzheimer's. It's awful. It simply breaks my heart to see the person I so love ...

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Shall we breakdown our traditions?

Modern societies provide better healthcare for longer lives but break down the tradition that the growth children take care of ...

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Tele-medicine

Tele-healthcare enables patients to monitor their conditions using mobile technology.

According to former UK health minister, Andrew Lansley, around 80 ...

STORY URL: Medical Breakthrough for Parkinson's Patients: Telemedicine
Analyzing the clinical and competitive impact of Telemedicine What is Telemedicine? - Use of medical information exchanged from one site to another via elect...

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