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An employer advocacy group says government action is necessary to develop effective and efficient healthcare delivery, but regardless, healthcare providers...
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To move the needle on readmissions, hospitals need assistance from non-acute care partners. Nurses can meet the need.
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More than half of patients and families expressed discomfort about raising patient safety concerns to the healthcare team.
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Call to action features respecting self-determination in the home setting, promoting safety culture, fostering learning and improvement, overhauling care coordination,...
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A survey of physicians and health plan executives shows progress on the path toward value-based care has stalled and that...
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A survey suggests that developing measurement tools and aligning physicians and other clinicians are among the top keys to success...
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The effort developed partly out of the realization that untreated mental health conditions negatively affect patients' physical health, thus costing...