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Medical Errors Third Leading Cause of Death, Senators Told

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, July 18, 2014

At a Senate subcommittee hearing, hospital quality experts urge lawmakers to establish measures to halt preventable medical errors in hospitals, which kill as many as 400,000 people each year.

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Hospitals Seeking to Understand PPACA Impact Turn to Data

By: Christopher Cheney, for HealthLeaders Media, July 18, 2014

A large multi-hospital research effort is underway to solve one of the great mysteries of federally driven healthcare reform?the net financial impact of providing coverage to millions of previously uninsured Americans.

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Prostate Cancer Treatment Trends Show Urologists' Bias

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, July 17, 2014

Patients diagnosed by urologists specializing in radiotherapy, cryotherapy or external beam radiation therapy were more likely to get treated with—you guessed it—radiotherapy, cryotherapy, or external beam radiation therapy, a study shows.

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Telemedicine Providers Welcome AMA Guidelines

By: Jacqueline Fellows, for HealthLeaders Media, July 17, 2014

In its recommendations, the AMA cements what providers have been hearing for years: Telemedicine needs more regulation and reimbursement.

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By: May 12, 2014

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Intelligence Report: The Clinical Strategy for Financial Health—Care Redesign & Standardization

By: June 9, 2014

This report reveals how leading organizations are implementing programs aimed at care redesign, care standardization, and driving waste out of healthcare delivery.

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