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AAMI: Meaningful use rewards early interoperability adopters
Evaluating hospital networks, data, drivers and device types should be completed before embarking on an...
Some hospitals think ’lean’ when it comes to healthcare
Of all the indignities that befall us at the doctor's office or in a hospital, the interminable wait is probably the...
NQF Founder: Quality Measure Science Still 'Immature'
Kenneth Kizer, founder of the National Quality Forum, talks about how far quality measures have come over the last...
Nurses Too Scared to Speak Up
Data shows more than four out of five nurses have concerns about incompetence demonstrated by their colleagues, but...
Web Exclusive: Motorcycle Helmets Reduce Spine Injuries
Johns Hopkins researchers say they have data that debunks a decades-old popular myth among anti-helmet lobbyists that...
Web Exclusive: CHF Patients May Fare Better, Pay More at High-Volume Hospitals
Hospitals with much experience treating CHF patients demonstrate lower patient mortality, fewer readmissions -- and...
Clostridium difficile infections increasing among children
Clostridium difficile, a nasty, infectious disease that tends to spread in hospitals, is cropping up in more U.S...
Web Exclusive: Top 10 Healthcare Quality Issues for 2011
Here are the top quality challenges healthcare providers will face in 2011—many, such as imaging  exposure...
Tampa Bay hospitals ring in the new year by going tobacco-free
Hospitals around the Tampa Bay region are ringing in 2011 with a healthy resolution long in the works: extinguishing...
Web Exclusive: $3 Million Prize Offered to Solve Hospital Admissions Puzzle
The head of an accountable care organization-like physician network is offering a hefty prize for the design of a...

Book: Analyzing the Hospital Life Safety Survey, Second Edition
When life safety surveyors—whether they come from The Joint Commission, CMS, or another accrediting organization—arrive...
Book: The Chapter Leader's Guide to Life Safety
When life safety surveyors whether they come from The Joint Commission, CMS, or another accrediting organization arrive...
Webcast: Predictive Analytics: Reducing Readmissions and Hospitalizations
Clinical decision support experts reveal how they powered predictive analytics to reduce readmissions, improve care...
Webcast: Telemedicine: A Strategic Tool to Grow Revenue and Drive Efficiency
Telemedicine pioneers from UC Davis and Mercy Health reveal strategies to optimize care through technology, while...
Webcast: Adopting the 2012 Life Safety Code®
Prepare your facility for the standards changes and updates that will take place governing fire alarm systems...
Book: The New Life Safety Code®: How to Prepare in Advance
The Life Safety Code® has not been officially revamped since 2000. The new 2012 Life Safety Code has been reviewed...
Book: The New Life Safety Code® Field Guide for Healthcare Facilities
This Field Guide is the perfect companion to your Life Safety Code® compliance efforts. It will help you understand the...
Book: The New Life Safety Code® Workbook and Study Guide for Healthcare Facilities
The 2012 Life Safety Code® is just around the corner. This comprehensive Workbook and Study Guide contains everything...
Webcast: Physician-Led Population Health Programs: New Skills for Success
Leaders from the Jefferson School of Population Health and CHE Trinity outline physician leadership skills for...