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Mayo Tops U.S. News Best Hospitals Rankings

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

A shift in methodology emphasizes patient safety, reduces the weight of an organization's reputation, and uses better data for more objective assessments, says U.S. News & World Report.

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OPPS Proposal Calls for Colonoscopy Complication Reporting

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, July 16, 2014

A quality measure in CMS's 2015 Outpatient Prospective Payment System proposed rule would count instances of Medicare beneficiaries seeking hospital treatment for adverse events related to outpatient colonoscopies.

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CHI Launches Prominence Health Subsidiary

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, July 16, 2014

Catholic Health Initiatives intends for the business unit formerly known as CollabHealth Managed Solutions to coordinate services for healthcare delivery systems including benefits management, health delivery networks, and health data analytics.

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Personalized Medicine Meets EHR Integration at Mt. Sinai

By: Scott Mace, for HealthLeaders Media, July 15, 2014

At Mt. Sinai Health System in New York, a combination of personalized medicine, natural language processing, and clever integration with electronic health record software is allowing clinicians to adjust medication selection and dosages based on patients' genomic differences.

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Maternal Support Program Pays Off for Moms, Kids, Hospital

By: Alexandra Wilson Pecci, for HealthLeaders Media, July 15, 2014

A nurse CEO describes the "good investment" her hospital has made in a 20-year-old program that sends specially trained nurses into the homes of low-income women during pregnancy and early childhood.

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HealthLeaders Media LIVE From UNC Health Care: Transforming Cancer Care

By: July 2, 2014

Date: September 4, 2014 | 11:00–2:00PM ET

Join the leadership team from UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center as they reveal the strategies behind their successful, multidisciplinary cancer treatment program, including proven methods to integrate oncology specialties and mental health for better clinical outcomes.

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Intelligence Report: The New Quality Equation—Measuring Success and Eliminating Waste

By: July 16, 2014

Which quality metrics matter most? What's the best way to assign quality responsibilities? How can the EHR be better aligned with clinical processes to strengthen quality? From continuous improvement techniques to care models, this report provides the answers to these and many other questions.

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