Health Governance Report, October 2012
This issue of HGR examines how three health systems have established high-quality nursing programs, discusses the problems with the nation's adverse-event reproting system, highlights how one hospital reduced patient falls, reviews study that links infection rates to nurse burn-out rates, and looks at opioid-related adverse drug events caused by physician misuse of these types of drugs.
- Antibiotic Overuse a 'Huge Threat' to Patient Safety, Says CDC
- CFO Exchange: Smartphones Poised to Disrupt Healthcare, Says Topol
- Consumerism Drives Healthcare Branding, Rebranding Efforts
- 3 Traits Personality Assessments Can't Reveal
- PA Ranks See 'Phenomenal Growth,' Lack of Diversity
- CHS Hacked, 4.5M Patient Records Compromised
- CFO Exchange: Healthcare Leaders Share 5 Innovative Ideas
- Business Roundup: M&A Activity Down Slightly in First Half of 2014
- Large Employers Trimming Healthcare Spending
- CNO on Hospital Redesign: 'You Can't Over-Communicate'