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<br /> Dr. Jeff Thompson explains the benefits of traveling the environmentally responsible path p. 64<br /> Your Industry Source for Health Care and Equipment Coverage<br /> January 2014<br /> In this issue<br /> What’s in a name?<br /> Exclusive Q&As w<br /> • Lori Van Zanten CE<br /> Newberg Medical C<br /> • Laura Wenger, RN,<br /> Greenhealth executive director p. 32<br /> p. 4<br /> ith<br /> O, Providence<br /> enter p. 22<br /> Practice<br /> Also:<br /> • Reprocessing’s future p. 40<br /> • Is focused ultrasound medicine’s best<br /> kept secret? p. 44<br /> • The role of fancy meals in hospital<br /> feedback p. 49<br /> • “Smart beds” improve safety while<br /> patients snooze p. 52<br /> • Green product guide p. 34<br /> 24 x 7 Technical Support<br /> and Customer Service<br /> Dunlee App for<br /> iOS and Android<br /> Glassware<br /> Solutions<br /> Tuition<br /> Assistance<br /<a title="DOTmed HealthCare Business News 1-14 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/64ea7aa2?page=1"> Dr. Jeff Thompson explains the benefits of travel</a> <a title="DOTmed HealthCare Business News 1-14 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/64ea7aa2?page=2"> 24 x 7 Technical Support and Customer Service </a> <a title="DOTmed HealthCare Business News 1-14 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/64ea7aa2?page=3"> Science is Our Business. 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