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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

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CMS to Release Physician Payment Data

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, January 15, 2014

Physicians' associations generally support improving access and transparency in Medicare reimbursement records within the proper context and with privacy protections, but caution that "you can't always use this data as a proxy for quality."

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HL20: Nann Worel—Serving the Medically Underserved

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, January 15, 2014

Nann Worel might work in an area that hosts film festivals and Winter Olympics, but she has seen that her part of Utah still has uninsured and medically underserved patients that need to be seen, which is where she's devoted the majority of her professional life.

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Decision Regret in Nurses Linked to Fatigue

By: Alexandra Wilson Pecci, for HealthLeaders Media, January 14, 2014

Calling twelve-hours shifts "one of the worst things we ever did," the author of a study on inadequate sleep among nurses is calling for leaders to encourage strategic napping and shorter shifts.

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The Hospital Room PC, Reimagined

By: Scott Mace, for HealthLeaders Media, January 14, 2014

A new PC being tested in hospital rooms isn't like any PC you know. Sure, it delivers streaming video and gaming, but it can also provide patient monitoring and reporting.

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Intelligence Report: Patient Experience Beyond HCAHPS—Care Coordination and Cultural Transformation

By: August 12, 2013

This report uncovers the management and cultural changes necessary to achieve consistently superior patient experience. It features original research and analysis from top healthcare executives and clinical leaders. Gain key insights, such as: 71% of healthcare leaders will focus on care coordination to improve patient experience.

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Webcast: Telemedicine—A Strategic Tool to Grow Revenue and Drive Efficiency

By: December 17, 2013

Date: January 28, 2014, 1:00–2:30 p.m. ET

Telemedicine pioneers from UC Davis and Mercy Health share strategies proven to bridge access gaps, improve patient experience, and streamline care through new mobile technologies, while driving down costs.

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