Covid-19At an Overrun ICU, 'the Problem Is We Are Running Out of Hallways'
Montana is a national hot spot for COVID infections, recording the highest percentage increase in new cases over the past...
Covid-19Over Half of States Have Rolled Back Public Health Powers in Pandemic
President Joe Biden last Thursday announced sweeping vaccination mandates and other COVID measures, saying he was forced to act partly...
Covid-19A Boy Went to a COVID-Swamped ER. He Waited for Hours. Then His Appendix Burst.
As the nation's hospitals fill and emergency rooms overflow with critically ill COVID-19 patients, the non-COVID-19 patients have become collateral...
Covid-19ICUs are filled with COVID — and regret
In hospitals throughout the South as well as in parts of California and Oregon, more than 50% of the inpatients...
StrategyCalifornia Set to Spend Billions on Curing Homelessness and Caring for 'Whole Body' Politic
California will prioritize the homeless under an experiment to move Medi-Cal beyond traditional care delivery and into the realm of...
Clinical CareHow to Use an Early Warning System for Sepsis in the Emergency Department
A sepsis early warning system at a Cleveland-based health system triggered an alert in the electronic health record and a...
TelehealthHigh Costs, Low Reimbursements Hobble Rural Telehealth Expansion
Rural hospitals with low patient volumes cannot easily absorb the upfront costs of establishing a telehealth network and potentially see...
TelehealthTeladoc Offers Hurricane Ida's Victims Free Virtual Care
To access the service, telephone Teladoc directly at 855-225-5032.
NursingEmergency Nurse Association Launches ENA University
The new online center of excellence provides education courses and career development opportunities.
Clinical CareFrom Uber Vouchers to Patient Advocates: What It Takes to Increase ER Addiction Treatment
Despite widespread consensus on the importance of addiction treatment in the ER, many hospitals fail to screen for substance use.
Human ResourcesAs Temperatures Rise, So Do the Health Risks for California's Farmworkers
Heat is the leading weather-related cause of death in the United States.
Revenue CycleReport: Hospital Margins Tight Even with Improved Revenues, Volumes
Those tight margins are being driven by rising expenses and COVID-19 Delta variant concerns.