Florian Bessler

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Requirements on components for automotive applications are becoming evermore stringent. Defects need to be banned and dimensional measurement of complex geometries with high resolution is required. In addition, throughput is high and production cycles may last only a few seconds. These objectives call for non-destructive testing (NDT) that keeps step with(More)
Das Jahr 2016 steht im Zeichen sich ankündigender bedeutsamer Veränderungen in der Krankenhausfinanzierung. Es kann davon ausgegangen werden, dass es in den folgenden Jahren zu deutlichen Verlagerungen der finanziellen Ressourcen zwischen den Krankenhäusern kommen wird. Verlagerungen betreffen immer, wenn auch vermutlich nicht unmittelbar, auch Fachbereiche(More)
The following article presents the major general and specific changes for rheumatology in the financing of inpatient care in Germany for 2011. In addition to relevant changes in the G-DRG classification system and coding, the new legislation and insurance company auditing procedures are covered. The impact these changes will have on hospitals specialized in(More)
The following article presents the main general and specific changes in the G-DRG (German diagnosis-related groups) system in terms of the classification systems for diagnoses and procedures as well as the billing process for 2009. Of fundamental relevance is the national weighting of the G-DRG I97Z (complex rheumatologic treatment), which up to now had to(More)
The announced major reforms will most probably not have an impact on hospital financing before 2016. Nevertheless, the numerous minor changes in the legislative framework and the new version of the German diagnosis-related groups (G-DRG) system can be important for hospitals specialized in rheumatology. The following article presents the relevant changes(More)
Die Messung von Qualität in der medizinischen Versorgung spielt auch in Deutschland in den letzten Jahren eine eher zunehmende Rolle. Es werden im Wesentlichen drei Bereiche unterschieden: Struktur-, Prozess- und Ergebnisqualität. Zur Messung von Qualität benötigt man Qualitätsindikatoren. Der gemeinsame Bundesausschuss ist kürzlich beauftragt worden,(More)
The following article presents the major general and specific changes in the G-DRG system, in the classification systems for diagnoses and procedures as well as for the billing process for 2010. Since the G-DRG system is primarily a tool for the redistribution of resources, every hospital needs to analyze the economic effects of the changes by applying the(More)
Hospital financing is again subjected to a multitude of reforms that can be of relevance for rheumatology in 2013. Besides changes in the German diagnosis-related group (G-DRG) classification system and coding, modifications in the legislation and legal framework conditions have a growing impact on the economic situation and strategy of hospitals. The(More)
In einer gemeinsamen Initiative des Vorstands der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Rheumatologie (DGRh) und des Verbands rheumatologischer Akutkliniken (VRA) wurden die kürzlich vom European Musculoskeletal Conditions Surveillance and Information Network (eumusc.net) vorgeschlagenen und von der European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) unterstützten europäischen(More)