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Cleaning Up C. Diff, Together

By: Marianne Aiello, for HealthLeaders Media, April 12, 2012

In efforts to eliminate Clostridium difficile and other other hyper-virulent strains of infection, interdisciplinary task forces are changing the way hospitals are cleaned and how antibiotics are administered.

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Book Excerpt: Are You Ready for an ACO Environment?

By: HealthLeaders Media, April 12, 2012

Do you want to join an ACO? One of the first steps is to conduct a self-analysis to determine if your organization supports the ACO philosophies.

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PA Hospital's Financial Woes Trigger Harsh Repercussions

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, April 11, 2012

When a hospital locks its doors and turns out the lights, the effects spread far beyond would-be patients to employees, physicians, and an entire community.

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7 Things Employers Don't Know About Healthcare Benefits

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, April 11, 2012

Employee attitudes about health insurance benefits are shifting. Employers need to work harder to understand the changing dynamics and avoid miscommunications with staff about benefits, a payer's survey finds.

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How iPads Improve the Patient Experience

By: Marianne Aiello, for HealthLeaders Media, April 11, 2012

The Mayo Clinic and Henry Ford Hospital are just two healthcare organizations that are finding ways to enhance the patient experience using Apple's tablet technology.

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Impact Analysis Report: Service Lines Grow Amid Strategic Challenges

By: April 5, 2012

Healthcare leaders foresee dramatic growth in service lines, but anticipate obstacles in aligning with physicians. Over the next two years, 50% of leaders expect to establish new service lines; 75% plan to expand existing service lines. This exclusive, original research and analysis offers key insight from top healthcare executives and clinical leaders on their service line strategies. 

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The Complete Guide to Strategic Marketing for the Cardiovascular Service Line

By: January 18, 2012

Get key marketing concepts, practical tools, and straightforward ideas to augment a cardiovascular service line administrator's ever-expanding skill set, help overall service line performance, and create real value.

 

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