January 2014 Issue
Edition: Vol 22 Number 01
Medical Distribution Hall of Fame Inductees
Champion of the Independents
Bill McLaughlin has built a strong IMCO organization through tenacity, passion, loyalty and smarts.
The Real Deal
Want to know how to spot Yates Farris in a room?
Publisher’s letter: Exceptional Contributions
Practice Points: The Payment Revolution
It may have started without your clients
Opportunity amidst Uncertainty
Independents have a good story to tell the supply chain executive whose IDN has just purchased a physician practice
HIDA’s Health Reform Update
Greater savings, better outcomes
Why patient experience is so important
Soft surface contamination: not a hard problem to solve
Privacy curtains, bed linens and employee uniforms can be a haven for bacteria in long-term care settings.
New cholesterol guidelines stir up a hornet’s nest, but monitoring LDL through point-of-care testing is still important
Colonoscopy is test of choice…
…but only because doctors push it over fecal occult blood tests and flexible sigmoidoscopy
EOL Tech Talk: Tipping the scale
REP Corner: Treasures from the Past
Antique medical equipment never gets old for D.J. O’Connor.
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