Why doctors are spending more time with their phones than with their laptops

Medical devices, including digital cameras, are becoming a bigger part of the doctors’ day-to-day lives, and they’re spending more and more time on them.As a result, their workloads are getting bigger.And while many doctors spend most of their time at their computers, a new study suggests that the devices they use most often are not […]

Why hospitals are paying for medical equipment they never needed

Health care providers are using the cash to pay for equipment that was never intended for use, including new surgical equipment and equipment for a new type of blood test called electrocardiography.As hospitals become increasingly dependent on the Internet to help them track patients, they have been using these purchases to pay off debts they […]