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October 31, 2013
Joint Commission Announces 'Top Performers'
Doctors' group to launch own health plan for staff
October 30, 2013
ED Visits By Nursing Home Residents 'Disproportionately High'
City of Pittsburgh responds to UPMC claim that it has no employees
Opinion: Shelter from the storms
October 29, 2013
5 Ways Health Systems Can Reduce ED Usage
Should hospital ratings be embraced, or despised?
Opinion: Patients must learn more, question doctors to prevent unneeded treatment
October 28, 2013
Mapping Patient-Nurse Interactions Could Minimize Infections
Adverse Events Draw $775K in Fines at 9 CA Hospitals
Hundreds of LICH employees receive layoff notices
October 25, 2013
Slideshow: HLM Council Members on the Primacy of Primary Care
NCQA: Appropriate Use of Antibiotics by Providers 'Declining'
Opinion: The wildest time ever in American healthcare
October 24, 2013
Doctors in Residency Fail Tests of Common Courtesy
More charged in federal probe of Sacred Heart Hospital
Suit challenging VA health facility law revived
October 23, 2013
Healthcare Job Growth Continues at Tepid Pace
Leapfrog Releases Another Hospital Safety Report Card
3 dead in medical helicopter crash in West TN
UPMC says it does not have employees
Lawsuit against BJC HealthCare alleges wage violations
October 22, 2013
Nurse Staffing Linked to Lower Readmission Penalties
How Telemedicine Drives Volume, Revenue
October 21, 2013
Targeting All-Cause Readmissions an Ambitious Strategy
Residents Save $2M By Eliminating Needless Lab Tests
Hospitals face whole new world under health law
October 18, 2013
Remote Patient Monitoring Poised for Growth
Hospital Inspections to Resume In Full
Women make better doctors than men
Catholic hospitals grow, and with them questions of care
October 17, 2013
Claims Data Underreports Pressure Ulcers
Cardio Service Line Introduces Revitalized Mercy Health
To reduce patient falls, hospitals try alarms, more nurses
Implementing hospital affiliation no simple task
The case for computer-based healthcare
October 16, 2013
Hospital CEO Pay Out of Alignment with Quality of Care
Consolidation Comes with Benefits (and Costs)
VT hospital fears for funding after patient death
The CDC and the shutdown: Potentially a big deal
October 15, 2013
ME nurses say Obamacare doesn't go far enough, argue for universal coverage
Hospital giant fails in bid to swipe nurses' sick days
October 14, 2013
Intelligence Report: Toward Population Health
Med Schools Failing on Conflict of Interest Policies
More doctors, nurses becoming hospital administrators
A job engine sputters as hospitals cut staff
October 11, 2013
Compensation for Physician Execs Sees Slow Growth
HIX Lags in Texas, as Providers Wait on Feds
Doubts about pay-for-performance in healthcare
Sicker Medicaid, Medicare emergency patients less profitable
Is Obamacare really to blame for cuts at the Cleveland Clinic and other hospitals?
October 10, 2013
How the Physician Payment Sunshine Act Could Affect Practice Revenue
NIH admits a dozen critically ill despite shutdown
The real face of healthcare reform
Woman missing 17 days found dead in hospital stairway
UCLA to run health clinics for Motion Picture & Television Fund
TB deaths at Las Vegas hospital's NICU spur health alert
October 9, 2013
Govt. health and safety efforts slowed or halted
Shutdown scuttles inspections of hospitals
Shorter Wait for Surgery After Stents OK, Surgeon Says
SSM Health Care to begin layoffs
In MN, nurses in trouble get second chances
MN warns 104 health department workers of possible furlough
Hospital TB exposure under investigation in NV
October 8, 2013
Simple Outpatient Protocols Reduce CLABSI by 48%
Hospitals and insurers struggle to reduce costs from "super-utilizers"
Orlando Health nurses rallying for unions
October 7, 2013
Cheaper Way to Stop MRSA Adds No Patient Risk
Healthcare hospitality: Hospitals use amenities to dazzle patients
October 4, 2013
Patient Gripes Poor Indicators of Quality Care
Providers Face Tougher HIPAA Rules
Hospital mergers may drive up costs
Leader of cancer center works on changes after feedback
Doctors ignore advice on sore throats, bronchitis
Florida Hospital opens 2 women's health centers
October 3, 2013
NPs Love Their Jobs, For Now
ICU Delirium Linked to Post-Discharge Cognitive Decline
Government shutdown forces hospital to turn patients away
PA bills want hospitals to take 'any insurer'
October 2, 2013
Tech Glitches Snarl HIX Opening Day
Opinion: Baylor Health System, Tenet Healthcare embrace Obamacare
Cuts block some seeking NIH research treatment
October 1, 2013
HIX Open for Business
Why hospitals should be more like Disney World