May 23, 2013
As Americans, we spend more money on healthcare per capita than any other nation in the world. We have the latest medical innovations and for decades have been able to provide cutting edge therapy without regard to cost. However, as ...
May 14, 2013
Salesmen in medicine are charged with moving product. Competition in certain areas such as the Pacemaker and Defibrillator space can be fierce, particularly in a flat or declining market. Unfortunately, companies often rely on “mud-slinging” and “competitor bashing” rather than ...
May 3, 2013
Medical education today requires students to assimilate lots of facts and amass an incredible fund of knowledge quickly. As medical science advances, more material must be mastered. Medical students must be able to organize facts and apply them to patient ...
Media & Events
May 10, 2013
RALEIGH, N.C. (May 10, 2013) – The U.S. health care system provides world-class care to Americans every day, the head of the UNC-Chapel Hill Medical School acknowledges. But it’s a myth that the nation has the best health-care system in ...
April 25, 2013
GOLDSBORO, N.C.(April 24, 2013) – For years, Wayne County residents could be diagnosed with a block coronary artery and then have that blood vessel opened with a coronary stent. But here’s the problem: Until recently the diagnosis might have been ...
February 8, 2013
RALEIGH, N.C. (February 8, 2013) — A year ago, Dr. R. Lee Jobe of WHV – Wake Heart & Vascular was picked to join a team that could implant a new heart valve device designed for older patients with little hope of ...