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December 30, 2010 - Issue 50
   $3 Million Prize Offered to Solve Hospitalization Admissions Puzzle
December 16, 2010 - Issue 49
   Readmissions Reduction Effort At Kaiser Involves Cameras
December 9, 2010 - Issue 48
   IHI Forum Reflections: 10 ’Aha’ Moments
December 2, 2010 - Issue 47
   What Disney Can Teach Hospitals About Patient-Centered Care
November 18, 2010 - Issue 46
   End-of-Life Care is Often Futile, Costly
November 11, 2010 - Issue 45
   How Providers First Did More Harm This Week
November 4, 2010 - Issue 44
   Doctors Take Umbrage at Physicians' Porsche Promo
October 28, 2010 - Issue 43
   Winners (and Losers) in the Quality Race for Cash
October 21, 2010 - Issue 42
   Behind the Huge Variations in Dialysis Patient Mortality
October 14, 2010 - Issue 41
   Wrong Site Surgeries Still a Threat
October 7, 2010 - Issue 40
   A Modest Proposal: Pay More for Care Only if It's Better
September 30, 2010 - Issue 39
   4 Signs of Surgeons' Inattention in the OR
September 23, 2010 - Issue 38
   Hospital Workflow Redesign Could Save Lives
September 16, 2010 - Issue 37
   Berwick Pushes for Quality
September 9, 2010 - Issue 36
   Reexamining the Ethics of Personal Responsibility
September 2, 2010 - Issue 35
   Feds Tout 'Blue Button' for Health Data
August 26, 2010 - Issue 34
   Quality Improvement Initiatives Raise Ethics Questions
August 19, 2010 - Issue 33
   Diabetes Prescription Program Targets Nutrition
August 12, 2010 - Issue 32
   Can the Inpatient Communication Gap Be Bridged?
August 5, 2010 - Issue 31
   Can We Reach Our Health Potential?
July 29, 2010 - Issue 30
   Patients Reading Their Physicians' Notes Online: A Sign of the Times?
July 22, 2010 - Issue 29
   Culture Change Key To Safety, Quality Improvements
July 15, 2010 - Issue 28
   National Database Needed for HAI Tracking
July 1, 2010 - Issue 27
   Could Medicare Quality Payment Plans Create Inequality?
June 24, 2010 - Issue 25
   A New Role for Quality in Medical Liability Reform
June 17, 2010 - Issue 24
   Holding the Ground on Super Bugs
June 10, 2010 - Issue 23
   Getting Past the Complexity
June 3, 2010 - Issue 22
   Using HHS Health Data: Got an App for Quality Care?
May 27, 2010 - Issue 21
   Making Improved Medication IQ Part of the Treatment
May 20, 2010 - Issue 20
   Lessons Learned from Vermont on Building Community ACOs
May 13, 2010 - Issue 19
   What Happens When Quality Payment Incentives Stop?
May 6, 2010 - Issue 18
   Should Hospital CEO Salaries Be Cut If Care Quality Fails?
April 29, 2010 - Issue 17
   Can EMRs Lead to a Failure to Communicate?
April 22, 2010 - Issue 16
   Are Hospital Rankings Popularity Contests or Measures of Quality?
April 15, 2010 - Issue 15
   Five Barriers to Post-Reform Efficiency
April 8, 2010 - Issue 14
   Large Healthcare Purchaser Takes Risky Leap Into ACOs
April 1, 2010 - Issue 13
   The Key to a High-Performance Multihospital System
March 25, 2010 - Issue 12
   Last-Minute Heath Reform Change Gives New Life to Quality-Based Payments
March 18, 2010 - Issue 11
   Can 'Deadly Deliveries' Be a Wake-Up Call to Physicians, Hospitals?
March 11, 2010 - Issue 10
   Patient Engagement Occurs One Step at a Time
March 4, 2010 - Issue 9
   Balancing Radiation Risks, Benefits, and Quality
February 25, 2010 - Issue 8
   The Quality Quandary: When Less Is More and More Is Less
February 18, 2010 - Issue 7
   Use Medical Checklists as Tools, Not Cure-Alls, for Patient Safety Problems
February 11, 2010 - Issue 6
   Quality Challenges from Within: Findings from the HealthLeaders Media Industry Survey 2010
February 4, 2010 - Issue 5
   Seeking Quality Healthcare for Today's Seniors
January 28, 2010 - Issue 4
   Reducing Readmissions: Are Quality Payments a Carrot or Stick?
January 21, 2010 - Issue 3
   Episode-Based Payments: Finding A New Way to Pay for Quality Care
January 14, 2010 - Issue 2
   Making the Family Caregiver a Part of the Healthcare Team
January 7, 2010 - Issue 1
   Getting Everyone on the Same Page to Achieve Healthcare Value