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Web Exclusive: Holding the Ground on Super Bugs
Antibiotic-resistant organisms—the so-called "super bugs"—may be gaining an upper hand if action...
Web Exclusive: MRSA Survey Seeks Trends, Tactics in Infection Control
How big of a threat is MRSA to hospital infection control? That's one question that the Association for Professionals...
Florida hospitals take aim at infections
Florida hospitals and surgeons have kicked off a new effort to find and prevent system problems that cause needless...
Newborn deaths at Miami hospital seen as coincidence
Two critically ill infants who died earlier this month in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Miami Children's Hospital...
Pitt receives grant to study infections spread in hospitals
The Pennsylvania Department of Health has awarded the the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine a $4.7 million...
Infections with drug-resistant strain found to be more prevalent in IL hospitals than thought
Drug-resistant staph infections are more common in Illinois hospital patients than previously thought, according to new...
’Superbugs’ that strike the sickest patients
In hospitals’ war against drug-resistant superbugs, gram-negative bacteria is emerging as a deadly threat to the...
Curbing antibiotic use in war on superbugs
Hospitals are turning to an antibiotic SWAT team to win the war against "superbugs." The efforts are known as...
Expert: ’We may never get rid of our hospital superbugs’
Hospital bugs like MRSA and C Diff may always be with us, a top consultant microbiologist with Ireland’s Health...
MRSA rates tied to hospital understaffing
Austrailian researchers have found overcrowding and understaffing can cause a breakdown in the control of MRSA in...

Newsletter: Healthcare Leadership Review
This newsletter will equip you with the tools to become the leader in Healthcare that you have always dreamed of...
Book: The Complete Guide to Hospital Marketing, Second Edition
The Complete Guide to Hospital Marketing, Second Edition looks at the complex field of healthcare marketing in a...
Webcast: Cultivating Physician-Hospital Alignment in the ACO Era
The physician-hospital relationship has always been important but with reform, fortifying these partnerships is now an...
Audio Conference: Slash Your Readmission Rates
With 20% of Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries discharged from a hospital being readmitted within 30 days, two of...
Book: The Complete Guide to Strategic Marketing for the Cardiovascular Service Line
Understanding the essence of strategic marketing concepts, their application to the management of cardiovascular (CV...
Webcast: Tackle Physician Turnover Costs, Rev Up Recruitment
Physician turnover can cause millions to walk out your front door. Losing just one physician can mean a $1 million hit...
Book: The Complete Guide to Women's Health Service Line Marketing
Women are the family healthcare gatekeeper attract them to your women’s service line and you will attract their family...
Book: The Healthcare Executive's Guide to Urgent Care Centers and Freestanding EDs
One in five Americans lacks adequate access to primary care physicians and even those patients with insurance and a...