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Nursing the Nigerian healthcare system back to health

Healthcare systems around the world face common challenges when it comes to managing the operational complexities of large scale care organisation. When you factor in global trends such as increasing populations and diminishing funds, the challenges become even more acute.…

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Cambridge Independent: Stabilising the patient and curing the ills of the NHS

Stefan Scholtes, Dennis Gillings Professor of Health Management at Cambridge Judge, comments on a growing NHS crisis, including the need for more money and better use of technology. He says that achieving transformative change will take around 10 years: “This…

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Cambridge Independent: 14 innovative women in Cambridge leading the way in healthcare

Three women associated with Cambridge Judge Business School are among the 50 Movers and Shakers in BioBusiness 2017 announced by BioBeat, a collaborative platform for entrepreneurs and leaders in bioscience. Jane Dancer, CEO of life sciences company F-star, is an…

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The Telegraph: Healthcare technologies in the new digital era

Moving from paper-based systems to digital devices could re-energise healthcare system in the UK. According to Mark Howells, founder of Konnektis startup, mobile devices allows to provide care to patients in their homes and improve the communication between healthcare professionals…

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Cambridge Network: Innovative engineers focus on healthcare

A feature about the Cambridge Bio-Augmentation Systems (CBAS) startup, which aims to “redefine the limits of the human body” by standardising the interface between an amputated stump and any prosthetic. The startup is supported by the Cambridge Social Ventures programme…

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Forget the TV drama, it’s routine care that leaves our NHS hospitals with constipation

For many lucky people who have never been hospitalised, the popular image of hospitals is a glamorous one, as portrayed on hit television shows like Casualty, Grey’s Anatomy and House. by Stefan Scholtes, Dennis Gillings Professor of Health Management In…

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Cambridge Independent: NHS system in need of vital surgery

Hospitals are not as glamorous as portrayed in popular shows like “Grey’s Anatomy” or “House”, writes Stefan Scholtes, Dennis Gillings Professor of Health Management at Cambridge Judge Business School. In reality, hospitals have many routine procedures that don’t need much…

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Business Weekly: Cambridge dominates women’s healthcare leadership rankings

BioBeat has released a “50 Movers and Shakers in BioBusiness 2017” report that celebrates women leaders driving innovation in the UK healthcare industry. Almost a third of listed women leaders come from Cambridge-based healthcare businesses. The Entrepreneurship Centre at Cambridge…

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Digital technology and health governance

Digital technology has the power to transform healthcare in developing countries, but only if it's used properly. Digital technology has the power to revolutionise health care in developing countries. Its mercurial ability to gather data, monitor patients, get the right…

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BBC: Inside Out East

Journalist Tom Barton investigates why the contract for older people’s healthcare - Uniting Care - in Cambridgeshire collapsed, and what damage that has done to health service. Dr Feryal Erhun, Reader in Operations Management at Cambridge Judge, said the project…

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