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2 GA Healthcare Systems Ink Partnership Deal

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, July 2, 2014

Leaders of Oconee Regional Health Systems and Central Georgia Health System have signed a letter of intent to jointly develop healthcare services while achieving economies of scale and improving population health.

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Beaumont Health Clears Key Hurdles in Latest Merger Try

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, July 2, 2014

A year after proposed merger talks with Henry Ford Health System collapsed, Beaumont Health agrees to "to combine their operations" with two other Detroit-area providers.

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Hospitals Urged to Review Visitation Policies

By: Lena J. Weiner, for HealthLeaders Media, July 2, 2014

Visitation rules based on "outdated beliefs that frequent contact with loved ones interferes with care" neglect the negative consequences of restrictive policies, says a group that advocates for family-centered care.

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Tech Thoughts from a Hospital Bed

By: Scott Mace, for HealthLeaders Media, July 1, 2014

After emergency surgery, a few observations on the clinical narrative, the value of the medical record in any form, and the small miracles that make our healthcare system hum.

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How to Cut Overreliance on Contract Nurses

By: Alexandra Wilson Pecci, for HealthLeaders Media, July 1, 2014

Realigning leadership, beefing up in-house resources, and centralizing nurse staffing helped one Iowa hospital save money and decrease turnover.

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HealthLeaders Media LIVE From UNC Health Care: Transforming Cancer Care

By: July 2, 2014

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The Population Health Collection — 63% Off

By: February 28, 2014

The Population Health Collection combines the most effective and innovative strategies for improving population management as tested by the nation's top organizations.

Includes 4 best-selling products for only $499 (a $1,356 value).

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