Monthly archive for October 2011

Radiology in practice

13. October 2011 in Events, Science

From 13 to 15.10.2011 the RadiologieKongressRuhr took place in the RuhrCongress Bochum for the fourth time. Over 1,000 specialists from the fields of radiology and medical technology met to exchange ideas and discuss the latest know-how and trends in medical ... mehr »

Glass full of genes

13. October 2011 in Science

Completely unknown proteins to be encrypted using a new form of genome analysis Researchers have found hundreds of thousands of genes in a glass of seawater, the functions of some of which are completely unknown. The aim of the new project ... mehr »

Consensus on “direct access for self-payers”

13. October 2011 in Events

Around 400 therapists, doctors, politicians and representatives of statutory health insurance companies came to Bochum in the middle of October to the Federal Association of Independent Physiotherapists’ ( IFK e.V.) congress. The controversial subject of patients’ direct access to therapists was ... mehr »

Launch of the first 1000 electronic ID cards for healthcare professionals

10. October 2011 in Clinics, Companies, Events, Science

Pilot project to test possible issuing processes to be used by the Electronic Register of Healthcare Professions (eGBR) At the IT Trends Medicine / Health Telematics convention on 21.09.2011 the first electronic ID cards for healthcare professionals (eHBA) were issued for ... mehr »

Together towards a healthy future

10. October 2011 in Events

Middle Ruhr Region discusses the “economic factor healthcare” Middle Ruhr Region stakeholders will be working even more closely together in the healthcare sector in future. On 15 September, this was the message emphasised by the leaders of the cities of Bochum, ... mehr »

It’s all happening in the BioMedical Science Park Bochum…

10. October 2011 in Companies, Events, Health Campus

...and in lots of ways, too: on the one hand on September 8th, the keys for the new building of the Entwicklungsgesellschaft Ruhr-Bochum mbH (EGR) were officially handed over to the temporary tenant, the Strategiezentrum Gesundheit NRW.  And on the ... mehr »

Stroke Care Alliance continues to take shape

7. October 2011 in Clinics, Science

Experts discuss care models and research The idea of founding a Stroke Care Alliance continues to take shape. Invited by the University of Health Sciences (hsg) and the Post-Reha-Netzwerk, an association towards improving post rehab care, 17 experts from healthcare fields ... mehr »