Community & Rural
- John Commins, July 20, 2016
More than 90% of patients surveyed followed preoperative protocols to prevent surgical site infections. Researchers believe this inexpensive strategy will reduce SSIs.
- John Commins, July 13, 2016
The Philadelphia-based academic medical center is building a 'hub-and-hub' health system that provides care in lower-cost community hospitals and pushes value over volume.
- John Commins, July 6, 2016
Last year Ohio's hospitals began a campaign to reduce sepsis encounters and related deaths by 30% by 2018. Nine months into the initiative, the OHA is reporting an 8% reduction in mortality.