Covid-19'Please Tell Me My Life is Worth a LITTLE of Your Discomfort,' Nurse Pleads
Healthcare workers on the front lines of the COVID crisis have spent exhausting months working and self-quarantining off-duty to keep...
Clinical CareWhen to Consider Paying Medical Staff Leaders
In today's economic environment, physicians are watching their salaries dwindle, and they resist giving their time and expertise away for...
FinanceEssential Worker Shoulders $1,840 Pandemic Debt Due To COVID Cost Loophole
If you suspect you have COVID-19 and need to isolate to protect vulnerable members of your household, call your local...
NursingWorkers Filed More Than 4,100 Complaints About Protective Gear. Some Still Died.
Since March, more than 4,100 COVID-related complaints regarding health care facilities have poured into the nation's network of federal and...
FinanceS&P Expects Lower Funded Ratios for Nonprofit Healthcare Pension Plans in FY 2020
The ratings agency found that the median funded status of defined benefit plans fell from 84% in fiscal year 2019...
Clinical CareLong Time Coming: Identifying Systemic Sources of Stress in Healthcare
It may be a long time coming, but what's very much needed is a mechanism for identifying, by individual facility,...
Clinical CareEmployed Physicians and Medical Staff Privileges
With employed physicians, the process is basically the same but with a few little twists and turns that medical staff...
InnovationKentucky Healthcare Breach Exposes PHI of Nearly 1,000 State Employees
The attack resulted in exposed biometric screening and health assessment data, as well as fraudulent gift card redemptions.
FinanceFollowing the COVID-19 Surge: 5 Hospital Impacts
Healthcare stakeholders weigh in as hospitals resume operations and adjust to changing industry dynamics.
NursingWhat You Need to Know About the Utilization Review Process
UR nurses speak a different language than most other bedside nurses.
StrategyHealthcare Sector Claws Back 312K Jobs in May
However, hospitals posted 27,000 job losses for the month.
Covid-19Cal/OSHA Issues Guidance for Protecting Employees in Hospitals from Exposure to SARS-CoV-2
California's ATD standard requires that employers protect workers at healthcare facilities and other services and operations from airborne diseases like...