Clinical CareCancer Centers CEO Shares Major Challenges of 2020
Cancer Treatment Centers of America CEO Pat Basu discusses three oncology care challenges and three challenges facing the healthcare sector.
Clinical CareHow Lifesaving Organs For Transplant Go Missing In Transit
A new analysis of transplant data finds that a startling number of lifesaving organs are lost or delayed after being...
Clinical CareHow Yale's Flagship Hospital Determines Aging Clinicians' Fitness to Practice
The hospital's approach to reappointing aging clinicians to the medical staff is nuanced rather than pass/fail.
Clinical CareSomething Far Deadlier Than The Wuhan Virus Lurks Near You
Influenza poses a far greater threat to Americans than the coronavirus from China that has made headlines around the world.
Clinical CareCardinal Health Announces Recall for 9.1M Surgical Gowns
An investigation determined that some gowns made since September 2018 were produced in unapproved locations with unsanitary conditions.
Clinical Care'Surprising' Number of Cancer Survivors Use Alcohol
Clinicians urged to step up alcohol screening at regular intervals, intervention.
Clinical CareOpioid Rx Drop When Default EMR Settings Change
Electronic medical record defaults may influence emergency department prescribing.
Clinical CareFederal Regulators: Newark Beth Israel Put Patients in 'Immediate Jeopardy'
A government investigation found that the New Jersey hospital's transplant team was failing to learn from surgical errors.
Clinical CareICU Outcomes Lag at Hospitals Serving Minorities
African-Americans treated at non-minority hospitals experienced a 3% decline in mortality each year, compared to no decline in mortality when...
Clinical CareCardinal Health Plans Recall for Contaminated Surgical Gowns
The Dublin, Ohio-based medical supplier said took the action after learning of unsanitary 'environmental conditions' at a plant in China.
HHS Proposed Rule Would End Referral Mandate for Faith-based Providers
The proposed rule removes an Obama-era referral policy that the Trump administration says discriminates against religious providers.
Clinical CareNo Shield From X-Rays: How Science Is Rethinking Lead Aprons
Some hospitals are ditching the ritual of covering reproductive organs and fetuses during imaging exams.