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Medical Digital Imaging Systems has brought a revolution in the healthcare sector. Here is what we need to know about these systems. The increasing prevalence of chronic disease globally has led to an urgent need for diagnosis of the diseases so that appropriate treatments can be provided to the patients. At the same time, there is an increase in the demand for more innovative and advanced imaging solutions with minimal errors are the major factors that are resulting in the increase in the deman

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Why Medical Thermometer is having enormous demand in the Healthcare Industry. The increasing cases of influenza, norovirus, COVID-19, malaria, dengue, and other medical conditions as well as increasing awareness about the importance of monitoring body temperature are the main factors that are driving the demand for medical thermometers.

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Furthermore, the recent outbreak of COVID-19, a highly infectious disease that resulted in the pandemic. One of the symptoms of COVID-19 includes high fever so te

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Here’s why Medical Fiber Optics are Making a trending in the Industry. As healthcare providers make an effort to discover biomedical instruments that are technically more advance and will make the diagnosis, checking, and treatment more efficient. There is increased use of endoscopic procedures as it is beneficial in the early diagnosis of cancer and many other chronic diseases, which in turn increasing the demand for medical fiber optics. Moreover, the growing adoption of technologically advanc

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Many new technologies have been introduced to enhance the diagnosis precision of colposcopy, objectively guide the biopsy site and assess the dysplastic condition of the epithelium. These include fluorescence spectroscopy, electrical impedance spectroscopy, diffuse reflectance spectroscopy, and/or variations thereof. Other technologies such as optical coherence tomography and polarimetric imaging have also been used to better define lesions. Not only have the adjunct use of technology, but also

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With a significant rise in the number of emergency cases, the need of the hour is to transport the patients to the nearest hospital as soon as possible. Ambulance services provide an ambulance that is medically equipped and transports patients to care centers, such as hospitals. In certain cases the patient is given out-of-hospital medical treatment. Emergency services hire ambulances to respond to medical emergencies. In general they are equipped with flashing warning lights and sirens for this

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Chemical manufacturing companies are continuously coming up with concerned initiatives to assist against Coronavirus which is submitting to extreme highs with hopes of abatement. With rising number of cases, the demand for essential chemical feedstock required in the healthcare industry is showing an incredible surge, compelling the indulged companies to scale up the supply. Stressing this issue, WHO has also asked chemical companies to ramp up the production of personal protective equipment mat

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Advanced medical imaging offers improved image quality, fewer doses, and faster process timings. Medical imaging workstations have evolved dramatically over the past few years, which have compelled businesses to focus more on improving technology and provide public access to the software.

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The application of workstations and IT in medical imaging is developing rapidly. Integration, however, is not yet in its final stages. While monitoring and interpreting the trends is difficult, it is important t

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Quest Diagnostics is a US-based company that provides medical testing services, and announced that it used third-party billing collection companies that were hit by a severe data breach. In fact, about 11.9 million Quest customers were affected.

The compromised information could include personal data of the patients, including Social Security numbers, as well as medical and financial information. However, laboratory test results aren’t included in the breach.

What Happened?

The AMCA (American Medic

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Tea tree oil is being recognized as the most popular essential oils due to its wide range of uses and miraculous benefits that are as varied as curing an irritating blemish overnight or deep cleaning the sink of a bathroom. The chemicals in a tea tree oil are capable of killing bacteria and fungus, due to which they have been used for centuries as an antiseptic for burns or cuts. The oil can even reduce allergic skin reactions, i.e., it is safe for even the most sensitive skin types. It is an al

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Implantable medical devices are placed inside or over the body surface for replacing the missing biological structure. These are further used to provide support to the biological structure. Some implantable devices are constructed out of metal, plastic ceramic or other materials while some are made from skin, bones and other body tissues. The devices can be placed permanently or temporarily and help in clinical disorders monitoring and treatment.

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Increasing effects of cardiovascular disease, te
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Why you want a Copy of your Medical Records

After receiving medical treatment, many people never look over the paperwork (save for bill total) and just shove it into some folder in a file cabinet. But medical identity theft is very much out there; know the signs:

  • You’re denied coverage because you allegedly have a condition you were never diagnosed with.
  • A collection agency is hounding you about unpaid medical bills you never had.
  • Your credit report shows medical collection notices.
  • The bill is for treatment you didn’t receive.
  • Your health car
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Medical Identity Theft can be deadly

Every time you have a medical procedure done, including routine checkups and treatment for minor issues, paperwork is generated. You should have copies of every single paper. This is one line of defense against medical identity theft.

Review your paperwork thoroughly for unauthorized or duplicate charges, mistakes with diagnoses, dates, names, anything that looks odd. Signs of medical identity theft include:

  • Being billed for treatment or diagnostics you never received.
  • Being told you’ve maxed out y
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I remember my teachers always telling me there are no stupid questions. When it comes to identity theft, this is especially true. The more you know about identity theft, the better prepared you will be to prevent it from happening to you. Here are some commonly asked questions about identity theft.

What is identity theft?

Identity theft is when a person pretends to be you to access money, credit, medical care, and other benefits. They acquire your identity by stealing and using your personal infor

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8028230091?profile=originalMost people think of Risk Management in terms of finance, insurance and business. In healthcare, Risk Management seeks out errors with the potential to cause human harm. Risk Management consists of identifying, evaluating, and controlling the risk of these potential errors through a variety of quality control measures that become your medical practices’ Quality Control Plan. Risk Management is defined in ISO 14971 as the “systematic application of management policies, procedures, and practices t

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