Taxable Medical Devices (US Internal Revenue Service Regulation) (IRS) (2018 Edition)

Taxable Medical Devices (US Internal Revenue Service Regulation) (IRS) (2018 Edition)

The Law Library presents the complete text of the Taxable Medical Devices (US Internal Revenue Service Regulation) (IRS) (2018 Edition).Updated as of May 29, 2018 This document contains final regulations that provide guidance on the excise tax imposed on the sale of certain medical devices, enacted by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of […]

New Trends in Medical and Service Robotics

New Trends in Medical and Service Robotics

This book contains the selected papers of the Sixth International Workshop on Medical and Service Robots (MESROB 2018), held in Cassino, Italy, in 2018. The main topics of the workshop include: design of medical devices, kinematics and dynamics for medical robotics, exoskeletons and prostheses, anthropomorphic hands, therapeutic robots and rehabilitation, cognitive robots, humanoid and service […]

Interview with Rear Admiral Eleanor Valentin, FACHE, Commander, U.S. Navy Medicine Support Command and Director, Navy Medical Service Corps (Interview) (Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives ) (Interview)

Interview with Rear Admiral Eleanor Valentin, FACHE, Commander, U.S. Navy Medicine Support Command and Director, Navy Medical Service Corps (Interview) (Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives ) (Interview)

In 2009, Rear Admiral Eleanor Valentin became the third commander of the U.S. Navy Medicine Support Command and was appointed the 16th director–and the first female director–of the Navy Medical Service Corps (MSC). She earned B.S. degrees in zoology and psychology from the University of Washington and a master of public health (health policy and […]

Partnerships in Medical Education: An Exploration of Library Service Models for Postgraduate Medicine at Macquarie University (Report)

Partnerships in Medical Education: An Exploration of Library Service Models for Postgraduate Medicine at Macquarie University (Report)

Australian and overseas models of medical education are being reviewed in response to our changing health care environment. The growth of biomedical knowledge, along with other factors such as medical workforce shortages, subspecialisation and diminishing training resources have necessitated a re-evaluation of many training programs worldwide. Methods of assessment are changing and there is growing […]

The Economics of Air Force Medical Service Readiness

The Economics of Air Force Medical Service Readiness

The Air Force Medical Service (AFMS) currently runs three in-theater hospitals for severely injured or wounded personnel. Part of the practioners’ preparation was treating DoD beneficiaries for a broad range of injuries and illnesses. Opportunities for this preparation are not as numerous “in house” as they once were, and AFMS does not always get proper […]