Life expectancy in all EU regions – Eurostat

Eurostat highlights data on life expectancy at birth The average number of years a newborn is expected to live based on current mortality rates across people of all ages. Life expectancy is higher for women in all EU regions with some differences. — Read on ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/products-eurostat-news/-/ddn-20221118-1

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European Institutions: Agreement on Reforming Research Assessment

MedcoDRG is proud to accompany the development of the agreement on reforming research assessment of such European Institutions as the ERA Forum and the European Research Area Committee (ERAC) The Agreement sets a shared direction for changes in assessment practices for research, researchers and research-performing organisations, with the overarching goal to maximise the quality and impact of research. The Agreement includes the principles, commitments and timeframe for reforms and lays out the principles for a Coalition of organisations willing to work together in implementing the changes. Organisations involved include public and private research funders, universities, research centres,…

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Medical Tourism Trends in 2022 for Germany and the world

What are medical tourism trends in 2022 for Germany and the world? Every year about 250,000 patients seek treatment in Germany. They come from 177 countries mostly from Poland, the Netherlands, Russia, Ukraine and South Arabia. Of these, 100,000 are treated as inpatients in clinics. According to estimates, planned treatments of foreign patients in hospitals account for about 40 - 45 %. Deutsche Welle reports that the number of visitors has dropped significantly in the last few years, with fewer Russian nationals visiting Germany for such services. In 2020, the number of such patients from Russia decreased…

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Four-day work week pilot

The world's biggest four-day work week pilot begins. More than 3000 workers at 70 UK companies are about to begin a 6 month trial of a 4 day work week. Its based on the 100:80:100 model – 100% pay for 80% time, in exchange for a commitment to maintain 100% productivity. Read more at: https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2022/06/06/business/four-day-week-trial-uk/index.html

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Lockdown of tumour cells

Research team at the University of Konstanz led by biologist Christof Hauck discovers novel inhibitor that enables lockdown of tumour cells. Research team at the University of Konstanz led by biologist Christof Hauck discovers novel inhibitor that makes tumor cells immobile Protein phosphatases are the antagonists of protein kinases, together these two enzyme groups control virtually every aspect of cell behavior.  Lockdown for tumor cells — Read on nachrichten.idw-online.de/2022/04/20/lockdown-fuer-tumorzellen/

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Блокировка опухолевых клеток

Исследовательская группа из Университета Констанца во главе с биологом Кристофом Хауком обнаружила новый ингибитор, который позволяет блокировать опухолевые клетки Исследовательская группа из Университета Констанца во главе с биологом Кристофом Хауком обнаружила новый ингибитор, который делает опухолевые клетки неподвижными Белковые фосфатазы являются антагонистами протеинкиназ, вместе эти две группы ферментов контролируют практически каждый аспект поведения клеток.  Блокировка опухолевых клеток — Читайте дальше nachrichten.idw-online.de/2022/04/20/lockdown-fuer-tumorzellen/

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Polytrauma DRG Tool

Polytrauma DRG Tool from MedcoDRG presents global functions of Diagnosis Related Groups (German Version) in an easy way and makes coding more efficient. Source information was published in: https://www.g-drg.de/inek_site_de/layout/set/standard/aG-DRG-System_2022/Definitionshandbuch Polytrauma DRG Tool download:     

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Top 20 World’s Best Hospitals in 2022

Newsweek has performed a study on the world's best hospitals in 2022 Many medical institutions struggled with different challenges over the course of the pandemic but what has set the world's best hospitals apart is their continued ability to deliver the highest-quality patient care and conduct critical medical research even as they focused on battling COVID.   Rank Hospital Country City State (US only) 1 Mayo Clinic - Rochester United States Rochester MN 2 Cleveland Clinic United States Cleveland OH 3 Massachusetts General Hospital United States Boston MA 4 Toronto General - University Health Network Canada Toronto…

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113 great leaders in healthcare | 2022

Healthcare needs strong leaders now more than ever to navigate their organizations through the pandemic and digital transformation. The following 113 great leaders champion innovation and have built a solid cultural foundation for success in the future. For questions and comments on this list, contact Laura Dyrda at ldyrda@beckershealthcare.com. Naomi Diaz, Cailey Gleeson, Georgina Gonzalez, Riz Hatton, Marissa Plescia and Ariana Portalatin contributed to the development of this list. Greg Adams. Chair and CEO of Kaiser Permanente (Oakland, Calif.). Mr. Adams leads a network of 39 hospitals, 730 medical offices and more than 216,000 employees. His work…

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