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Web Exclusive: Moody's: Leadership a Top Factor in Hospital Ratings
The quality and capability of leadership—including a hospital's board and management team—are primary...
Baylor heart hospital has lowest readmission rate in the U.S. for second straight year
  Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital, for the second year in a row, had the lowest readmission rate for heart...
Web Exclusive: U.S. Low on Hospital Beds, Physician Visits, High on Costs
Health services in the U.S. are less effectively deployed or come at a higher price comparable to its peer countries...
Outpatient, Readmission Data Added to Hospital Compare Site
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has expanded the amount of information available on its Hospital...
A warning shot in the healthcare fight
When President Obama included money in his economic stimulus plan to help people identify the most cost-effective...
Children’s healthcare: stronger federal standards needed
A Commonwealth Fund report examines how states perform on 13 different indicators in five categories: access to care...
Expand federal Web site on hospital quality data
Providing information about hospitals is a move in the right direction in this country, where it’s virtually...
Government ads to show consumers how hospitals rate
The federal government is spending nearly $1.9 million on newspaper ads around the country that disclose hospital...
Snapshots provide broader portraits of state-by-state healthcare performance
The federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s annual analysis to help health leaders identify areas of...
Southwest Florida health system receives high marks
Lee Memorial Health System, a system in Southwest Florida, received high marks on the federal government’s newly...

Continuing Education: The Physician Advisor’s Role in CDI: A Collaborative Approach for Success
This one-day seminar provides an in-depth session on the essential functions of the physician advisor and his or her...