As interventional radiologists move into other physicians' territory, some hospitals have launched cooperative vascular programs involving vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, and interventional cardiologists. Experts say team approaches are crucial for improved outcomes and more efficiencies of care. >>>
Executives have done a good job stabilizing margins after the Great Recession but still face challenges from flat inpatient volumes, healthcare reform mandates, and lower reimbursements linked to government budget pressures, according to a report from Moody's Investors Service. >>>
Most of what Google does to create the world's most satisfied and productive workforce costs nothing, and translates well to nursing. A study links supportive nursing environments with fewer medication errors, emphasizing how hospital managers could take a few tips from the search giant. >>>
Once you understand the forces driving the steady increase in the number of hospital mergers and acquisitions, there is no reason to think that the trend will reverse itself anytime soon. >>>
What should hospital leaders do when quality or patient safety scores don't look good? One healthcare facility spread the message that it takes scoring seriously, and launched a number of programs to improve its ratings. >>>
In honor of National Health IT Week, here are 10 predictions for healthcare IT over the next 12 months?none of them involving Meaningful Use or ICD-10. >>>
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