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<br /> Practice Greenhealth’s Janet Howard discusses the future of hospital food p. 64<br /> Your Industry Source for Health Care and Equipment Coverage<br /> January 2015<br /> The Business of<br /> Medical Beauty:<br /> Aesthetic<br /> Treatment<br /> Options p. 54<br /> In this issue<br /> Exclusive Q&As with:<br /> • Dr. Roxane Townsend, CEO, University<br /> of Arkansas for Medical Sciences p. 20<br /> • Jeffrey Brown, executive director, Practice<br /> Greenhealth p. 37<br /> Industry Sector Report:<br /> • Aging gracefully: The maturing of the cosmetic<br /> laser industry p. 44<br /> Features:<br /> • Focused ultrasound: The clinical possibilities<br /> beyond ablation p. 30<br /> • Eight tips to eco-friendly purchasing in the health<br /> care sector p. 34<br /> • Contracts and kill switches: Reprocessing is<br /> saving hospitals money, but OEMs are fighting<br /> back p. 38<br /> <a title="DOTmed HealthCare Business News 1-15 page 1" 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