Clinical CareHelp Your Behavioral Health Patients After ER Discharge
Many behavioral health patients boarded in emergency departments are discharged after an inpatient bed request has been made.
Clinical CareStart Improving Clinical Outcomes With AI: 3 Steps
A Florida-based community hospital is using AI tools to examine patient data and formulate new treatment protocols for deadly illnesses...
FinanceIf Anthem's Policy Spreads, 1 in 6 ER Visits Could Be Denied Coverage
If the cost savings are there, other insurers will likely follow in Anthem's footsteps.
'They Are Us': Synagogue Shooting Leaves UPMC Doctor Dead, Chaplain Injured
President and CEO Jeffrey Romoff thanked the UPMC team for their preparedness, hard work, and sacrifice in the face of...
Clinical CareLearn About Teaching in Your Fast-Paced ICU
Strategies for overcoming ICU instruction obstacles include condensing educational interactions and conducting bedside teaching sessions.
FinanceSix Years of Frozen Outpatient Rehab Payment Rates. CMS, Really?
Is it reasonable to expect hospitals to have a six-year payment rate freeze for outpatient hospital rehabilitation services?
Clinical Care'Waterfall' Shifts in ER Improve Flow of Patients
Overlapping shifts for attending physicians in a busy pediatric emergency department have decreased patient handoffs and reduced opportunities for patient...
Clinical CareUsing Clinical Pharmacists to Improve Your Emergency Department
Emergency medicine pharmacists can do a lot more than just dispense medications.
Roof Collapse Forces Hospital Evacuation in Hurricane Michael's Aftermath
Healthcare providers along Florida's panhandle were reeling Thursday and Friday in the wake of a storm that left 11 dead...
VA Adding Opioid Antidote To Defibrillator Cabinets For Quicker Overdose Response
The project will expand nationwide in December, as VA hospitals across the country will add naloxone to their AED cabinets.
Clinical CareAssaults Against ER Physicians and Staff Rising
New research shows a significant increase in emergency department violence, but there are strategies to address the problem.
Clinical CareSome Physician Specialties More Burnout-Prone Than Others
A longitudinal study tracking students from medical school through residency suggests the grueling process leaves many young physicians questioning their...