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August 29, 2014
Transforming Cancer Care
NFP Hospitals' Revenue Growth at 'All-Time Low'
Freestanding ERs target suburbs, rural panel told
Patients tend to listen to doctor's orders
Why are there so few doctors in rural America?
Parkland's patient care draws federal scrutiny
MN doctors now must report dense breast tissue on mammograms
August 28, 2014
Acute Kidney Injury Gets New Focus
3 ways insurers can discourage sick from enrolling
Hospitals' hand washing strategies effective in reducing patient infection rates
A hotline for end-of-life care
August 27, 2014
Obama plans more measures to improve healthcare for veterans
Study: Medicaid payouts for office visits may influence cancer screening
Opinion: Patient portals—Strategies for engaging users
TN hospitals trail nation in preventing MRSA
August 26, 2014
Docs Fret as HHS Addresses Malpractice Reporting 'Loopholes'
mHealth Tackles Readmissions
No link found for deaths and veterans' care delays
Medicare star ratings allow nursing homes to game the system
Doctors' house calls for frailest patients save cash, study finds
Doctors reiterate need for free medical clinic
Mayo offers at-home colon cancer test; stool sample goes in the mail
It helps to have a hospital room with a view
August 25, 2014
Proton Beam Therapy Poised for Growth in US
'Kafkaesque' Value System Unfairly Penalizes Doctor Pay
CHS breach a sign of healthcare's security illness
Community Healthcare forms a clinical integration model for patient care
August 22, 2014
TJC Warns Hospitals of Deadly Medical Tubing Mistakes
Slideshow: How Healthcare Leaders Are Investing in Heart Health
Since Obamacare, ER visits down at L.A. County public hospitals
Judge's ruling favors Globe in Steward complaint
Flint clinic offers holistic healthcare services
Are your organization's medical records vulnerable to theft?
Opinion: EHR must fit into doctor-patient relationship
Lies, damned lies, and medical science
August 21, 2014
The secret committee behind our soaring healthcare costs
US hospitals have had 68 Ebola scares, CDC says
Heartbleed not only reason for CHS breach
Inside view of medical imaging: A $3B vision for WA
90% of hospitals and clinics lose their patients' data
Here's how doctors may have saved Cincinnati firms $32M
August 20, 2014
Cleveland Clinic Partners with North Shore-LIJ for Heart Care
Carondelet to Pay $35M to Settle Fraud Allegations
Citing threats from hackers, US won't release security details for federal health care website
Auditor says $93 million in Medi-Cal payments could be fraudulent
State board took action against Virginia hospital official
Preventable hospital deaths after urological surgery rising: study
Simple measures made hospital patients 70% more likely to quit smoking
August 19, 2014
Consumerism Drives Healthcare Branding, Rebranding Efforts
PA Ranks See 'Phenomenal Growth,' Lack of Diversity
HHS pressed on insurance discrimination claims
Parkland hospital in trouble again for patient safety problems that could jeopardize its funding
Too many cancer screenings wasted on those facing death
In study, questions about who should perform in-office surgeries
Doctor, patient communication needs to be examined
Rethinking hospital restraints
August 18, 2014
CHS Hacked, 4.5M Patient Records Compromised
Antibiotic Overuse a 'Huge Threat' to Patient Safety, Says CDC
Wide range of CA hospital charges for blood tests called 'irrational'
OK's rural hospitals work to stay open, viable
Opinion: Let's stop trying to force consumers to 'engage' with their healthcare
August 15, 2014
CFO Exchange: Top Revenue Growth Opportunities ID'd
FDA warns about fake Ebola drugs
WA gets $300,000 to train nurses as shortage gets more severe
Designing an upside-down, hurricane-proof hospital for New Orleans
August 14, 2014
HIEs Adding Data Analytics Capabilities
VA referrals to private doctors on rise
Nonprofit hospitals at a tipping point from mounting challenges
'Patients' who act sick valuable as teaching tool
Practicing on patients
Slideshow: Patient Experience Transformation—Engaged Patients, Measurable Standards
August 13, 2014
FDA's Social Media Gambit 'A Long Shot,' Says Patient Advocate
In Cancer Survivors, Colonoscopy Risks Rise with Age
UN Chief urges world's physicians, nurses to help in Ebola outbreak
An amazing healthcare revolution is happening in Maryland — and almost no one's talking about it
Drug discount program needs help, researchers say
Childbirth complications: Some hospitals have 5 times more, but which ones?
5 trends driving Cincinnati's healthcare building boom
Opinion: Wearable tech can extend clinical analytics
August 12, 2014
Medical Training Gets a Second Life
More Rankings, Less Value?
FDA approves first DNA-based test for colon cancer
The question doctors can't ask
August 11, 2014
VBP Program Impact, Incentives Questioned
6-System Partnership to Cover 9 in 10 WI Residents
Growing trend: Hospitals post procedure prices online
With health law, ERs still packed
Explaining hospitals' dismal hit rate on electronic records
Opinion: Healthcare for $4—Are you ready for Walmart to be your doctor?
August 8, 2014
Training Physicians for Empathy
EHR Adoption Slow, Information Exchange Lagging
Obama signs bill giving more than $16 billion to scandal-plagued VA
Doctors' 'conflict of interest' database gets delayed
HHS report finds Medicare Advantage plans exaggerate members' diseases to make more money
In ambitious bid, Walmart seeks foothold in primary care services
Majority of doctors go digital
The trouble with medicine's metaphors
August 7, 2014
Feds stop public disclosure of many serious hospital errors
Simple EHR Function May Trigger Audits, Hospitalist Cautions
Interstate Medical Licensure Could Ease Physician Shortages
WHO to convene panel on use of experimental Ebola drugs
VA executive: Wait times can be fixed in 2 years
First look at Medicare quality incentive program finds little benefit
Suspicious prescriptions for HIV drugs abound in Medicare
Maryland state works to reduce preventable hospitalizations
August 6, 2014
Ebola: CDC Briefs Clinicians; Hospitals Say They’re Ready
2015 IPPS Final Rule Detailed
With funds for physician training set to expire, rural doctor shortage persists
Online medical records may soon become a reality in CA
Opinion: Expensive hospitals aren't any better
Hospitals equip to serve severely obese patients
August 5, 2014
CMS Issues Final FY2015 Rule on Inpatient Hospital Payments
Obamacare rule to dock poor-performing hospitals
Patient at Mount Sinai has Ebola-like symptoms, hospital says
Study finds ER closures affect mortality risks at nearby hospitals
Statin guidelines change, but your doctor may not go along
Doctors fear growing hospital superbug
August 4, 2014
Hospitals Prep for More Patients with Dementia
$1,000 hepatitis pill shows why fixing health costs is so hard
CT hospital offers patient updates at your fingertips
August 1, 2014
CMS Confirms ICD-10 Deadline
Medicare drug premiums to rise for 2nd year
Opinion: Five engagements that will define the future of health
Boston hospitals on the lookout for Ebola Virus