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McKinsey stands by contested health insurance survey
Under fire from Democrats in Congress, consulting firm McKinsey & Co. today released its methodology for a...
Web Exclusive: 1 in 5 Skip Medical Care, Study Says
One in five Americans avoided seeking medical care for a recent illness or injury, with four out of 10 citing cost as...
Chronic illnesses driving up MI’s healthcare costs
Chronic illnesses, such as asthma, diabetes and heart disease, are costing Michigan big bucks, according to a study...
Obesity rates keep rising, troubling health officials
Americans are continuing to get fatter and fatter, with obesity rates reaching 30 percent or more in nine states last...
Study: Plagiarism common in medical residency applications
If you think plagiarism only happens in high school and college, think again. A new Boston study finds that one in...
’Mystery patients’ help uncover medical errors
The elderly man was emaciated, so hospital physicians were running a series of tests for cancer, a common cause of...
Web Exclusive: Failure In Central Line Infection Prevention, Survey Says
Only three in 10 hospital administrations are willing to spend what's necessary to prevent catheter-related bloodstream...
Web Exclusive: Nashville: Hotbed for Healthcare
The healthcare industry contributes nearly $30 billion annually to Nashville’s local economy, according to an...
MA outpatient care ranked high
<p><advertisement></advertisement>Massachusetts hospitals as a whole outperform hospitals across the...
Web Exclusive: Five Hospital Leaders Reveal their Secrets to Better Patient Experience
With the costs surrounding uncompensated care expected to rise, you might think that other areas such as patient...