Horizon CSA Asks Does Google Glass Have a Bright Healthcare Future?

January 22nd, 2014 · 5:11 pm  →  News and Notes
Google Glass for Doctors

Google Glass for Doctors

Horizon CSA has been noticing “Google Glass” for consumer applications.  We are of the opinion that Google Glass has some very real implications for healthcare applications…most of which are barely being incubated at this time.

So far, there  is lots of promise and perhaps some of the “quick to market” applications will be related to surgery.  How will HIPPA be incorporated into  glass applications? Time will tell and we are sure savvy software engineers who are “Glass-o-philes” will be bursting with enthusiasm over the prospect.  In any event,  here is a quick look at Google Glass and Some Implications for healthcare informatics……………………………………………………..

http://www.healthcare-informatics.com/blogs/gabriel-perna/2020-vision-google-glass-healthcare-coming

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Horizon CSA Recommends Mayo Clinic Radio Broadcasts on Healthcare Topics

January 18th, 2014 · 2:04 pm  →  News and Notes

Horizon CSA is pleased to share the following link so that you also may join Mayo Clinic’s Experts on  many topics. Today they featured the “Future of Healthcare”.   When you miss an episode, you can watch the archives.

http://newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org/blogtag/radio/

 

A Toast to Your Health in 2014!

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Horizon CSA Offers Healthcare Solutions For Uptick in Population Growth Predicted for North Carolina

January 10th, 2014 · 4:34 pm  →  News and Notes
Publication Business Insider Shares Infographic on Migration of  Americans to the Southland.

Publication Business Insider Shares Info-graphic on Migration of Americans.

Horizon CSA is based in Mooresville, North Carolina. According to the popular online publication “Business Insider”, North Carolina is now one of the top 3 states for migrating Americans.

We believe that “now” is the time to strategically plan for the tremendous influx of people requiring healthcare services in North Carolina and the entire Southland.

Healthcare providers, do you find yourself “hitting the wall” and wasting valuable time in technology assessment, due diligence and capital planning for yoru medical technology assets?  In the midst of all the the other  ”top priorities” are you finally comprehending the need to tap into experience?

If so, ask us about our “Navigation Tools” that simply provide a prognosticator view of the landscape in biomedical equipment planning, purchasing, compliance and maintenance.

Also, We Welcome the Opportunity to Speak With You in a Confidential Manner About Potential Solutions to Your Medical Technology Management Conundrum.

Contact us:

info@horizon-csa.com

Corporate Office: 704. 799.8661

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Condoleeza Rice Headlines as Featured Lecturer At RSNA 2013

November 21st, 2013 · 2:35 pm  →  News and Notes

The RSNA 2013. http://www.rsna.org/Annual_Meeting.aspx. is coming soon on December 1-6. This year’s fabulous panel of guest lecturers includes none other than Condoleeza Rice, former Uniteds States Secretary of State, who is a guest lecturer at RSNA in Chicago December 1-6,  will speak on the subject of “mobilizing human potential” http://www.itnonline.com/article/condoleezza-rice-speak-rsna-2013

This should be a riveting presentation for all attendees. Speaking of which, Horizon CSA will also be present  during the annual RSNA in Chicago. Our own Arlene Caputo, Business Development Manager, will be in attendance.  Arlene will be there to interface with significant industry healthcare specialists who seek solutions to their comprehensive  medical technology management issues  within hospitals and outpatient centers. Horizon CSA, a biomedical equipment services company, based in Mooresville, North Carolina has received a “top ranking” by biomedical technicians  within N.C. healthcare facilities in the categories of “reliability” and “uptime”.

What hospital doesn’t need reliability and uptime in medical equipment?

WHY? The Horizon Difference!

http://horizonbiomedicalservices.com/the-horizon-difference/

There exists a  very specific and comprehensive biomedical equipment services plan that is laid out explicitly in a formal request for proposal prior to commitments being inked in any contracts.  Furthermore, metrics are instilled in  proactive planning and assessment  in advance of  contractual commitments to ensure compliance to all hospital standards including “HIPPA, CMS, Joint Commission that is frequently through” face to face meetings” with providers, customer service surveys as well as technical staff reviews on a semi-annual basis.  On-site technology managers and BMETs who are trained and monitored provide additional oversight into correct and timely action.

For more information on Horizon’s mission biomedical equipment solutions or comprehensive medical technology management in your healthcare facility please contact us:

Arlene Caputo, Business Development Specialist

acaputo@horizon-csa.com

http://www.horizon-csa.com

Phone: 704.799.8661

 

 

Healthcare Cost Trends Projected in 2014 Worth a Look

November 13th, 2013 · 4:07 pm  →  Medical Technology Management News and Notes

Interesting Infographic on Medical Cost Trends.

Attribution to Price Waterhouse Coopers ” PWC” …for more information click on link below.

http://www.pwc.com/us/en/health-industries/behind-the-numbers/infographics.jhtml

An American Soldier Deserves Your Recognition Today!

November 11th, 2013 · 8:15 pm  →  News and Notes
What Have You Done For Your Country Lately? Did You Honor an American Veteran Today? Did You Show Some Love to a Wounded Warrior?Minimally, Did You Thank Someone For Their Service to These Great United States of America?Below You Will See The Historic Portrait of an American Soldier. He Represents Thousands Who Have Sacrificed Family, Life and Limbs on Our Behalves. Today,  Horizon CSA Humbly and With Gratitude Recognizes All Soldiers, Both Men and Women, From Wars and Engagements Past and Present….Across the Globe Including;  WWI, WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan.

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“Ask Not What Your Country Can Do For You But What You Can Do For Your Country”  John  F. Kennedy

 

Horizon Superman To the Biomedical Equipment Rescue

November 4th, 2013 · 2:37 pm  →  News and Notes
Rescuing  Healthcare Biomedical Equipment Services Every Day of the Week.

Rescuing Healthcare Biomedical Equipment Services Every Day of the Week.

Somebody called and said that they were seeking a Horizon Biomedical Engineer to help them solve problems in their hospital.  We flew this guy in immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

 

What is Spookier Than Medical Equipment That Doesn’t Work?

October 29th, 2013 · 11:19 pm  →  News and Notes
Extreme Biomedical Equipment Ghost Busters.

Oooooohhhhhhhhhhh

Its a Scary Time in Healthcare This Halloween!

 BUT….Never Fear!

Horizon CSA Biomedical Equipment Ghost Busters Are Near!

Your Haunted Biomedical Equipment

Can Be Repaired!

 

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 Introducing Horizon’s Biomedical Equipment Extreme Ghostbusters

We have the purrrfect antidote to anything spooky that may be haunting your medical equipment in your healthcare facility!

Yes, we know how to diagnose and remediate those ghosts that are wrecking your biomedical equipment, causing it to malfunction and scare patients away from your hospital. OOOOOOOHH…not to mention revenue losses and nasty facebook and twitter posts. OOOOOHHHH.Worse yet….Regulatory audits…..and potential fines….Ouch Ouch Ouch…..

Horizon Ghostbusters  know how to keep those infectious pests away…. even in your RAD Dept where the  the meanest and most fierce ghosts thrive on scaring RAD techs each and every day. Yikes!

OOOOOOOH….Horizon CSA is based in Mooresville, North Carolina….home of the healthcare biomedical equipment “extreme ghost busters”. See our friendly ghostbusters pictured below? 

 

Extreme Biomedical Equipment Ghost Busters.

Extreme Biomedical Equipment Ghost Busters.

Horizon Celebrates Ten Years of Successful Biomedical Equipment Services

October 19th, 2013 · 3:47 pm  →  News and Notes

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Horizon’s Fall Technology Management Meeting Combines Kick Off for Tenth Anniversary Celebration!

October 9th, 2013 · 1:23 am  →  Medical Technology Management News and Notes

For  More Exciting Details on Horizon CSA’s Fall Technology

Leader’s Meeting Please Click on the Link on the Link That Follows:

http://www.newswire.net/newsroom/pr/00077189-horizon-csa-celebrates-10-years.html

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