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Portland, OR doc makes house calls by bicycle
Before leaving the office to visit a homebound patient, Tony Ohotto, MD, gathered a few necessities: his stethoscope...
Web Exclusive: Preventive Services Lacking in Older Adult Populations, HHS Says
Critical gaps exist between older Americans—particularly among minorities—who receive potentially...
Web Exclusive: Evidence-Based Care Gaps Pervasive, Researchers Say
Failure to use research-based evidence to inform healthcare decision making is prevalent among patients, caregivers...
US alters rule on paying for end-of-life planning
The Obama administration, reversing course, will revise a Medicare regulation to delete references to end-of-life...
2 million Medicare beneficiaries aren't getting discounted drugs
More than 2 million Medicare beneficiaries have failed to sign up for a program that could save them thousands of...
AT&T, Vitality offer wireless pill caps
AT&T announced that it will be partnering with Vitality to sell Vitality GlowCaps on Amazon.com. The AT&T...
'Conditioned on' kidney donation, sisters' prison release prompts ethics debate
Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour has announced that he will grant an early release from prison to two sisters serving...
Cooling caps tested to help cancer patients keep hair
A handful of San Francisco breast cancer patients are donning frigid skullcaps to test a device designed to keep hair...
Web Exclusive: Cancer Death Rates Continue to Decline
Cancer mortality has been steadily declining for two decades, according to data from the American Cancer Society...
Web Exclusive: Multiple Brain Death Checks Cause Harm, Study Shows
 A second brain death examination results in significant  delay in diagnosis, adds anguish for grieving...

Audio Conference: Reduce Transition-Induced Readmissions Through Improved Transition Management
CMS will begin collecting data that will determine if a hospital will incur financial penalties for excess readmissions...
Book: Long-Term Care Clinical Assessment and Documentation Cheat Sheets
The Long-Term Care Clinical Assessment and Documentation Cheat Sheets is the ultimate blueprint for how to provide...
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...
Webcast: Therapy and Nursing Documentation: Maintaining Efficiency and Compliance
Proper documentation has never been more crucial under MDS 3.0, both in terms of therapy and nursing. During this...
Continuing Education: 7th Annual AHAP Conference: Las Vegas, NV
The AHAP conference brings together survey professionals to discuss solutions and best practices to achieve continual...
Book: Clinical Documentation Quick Reference for Long-Term Care
This resource, designed to be used at the resident’s bedside, will help nurses improve their efficiency and quality of...
Continuing Education: Case Management Monthly - 1 Year Print and Electronic
This newsletter offers case studies, best practices, and how-to analysis to help case managers move patients through...
Continuing Education: Case Management Monthly - 1 Year Electronic
This newsletter offers case studies, best practices, and how-to analysis to help case managers move patients through...
Continuing Education: Case Management Monthly - 2 Year Electronic
This newsletter offers case studies, best practices, and how-to analysis to help case managers move patients through...
Continuing Education: Case Management Monthly - 2 Year Print and Electronic
This newsletter offers case studies, best practices, and how-to analysis to help case managers move patients through...