FinanceCA's Safety Nets Lost $3.2B in First 18 Months of Pandemic
'When compared with non?safety net hospitals, safety-net hospitals were confronted with more concentrated financial losses,' report says.
Clinical CareEmbedded Bias: How Medical Records Sow Discrimination
Researchers are increasingly finding that doctors can transmit prejudice under the guise of objective descriptions.
StrategyCedars-Sinai Study Highlights Cancer Disparities in LA County
The LA hospital identified 15 cancer disparities in the county and are designing interventions to address them.
Clinical CareFrom 2016 to 2020, Mental Health Inequities Cost Nearly 117K Lives, Report Finds
A landmark study examines the economic burden and lives lost due to mental health inequities.
StrategyRural Hospitals Facing Multiple Rising Financial Pressures
AHA examines the causes behind 136 small hospital closures since 2010.
TechnologyCalifornia AG Asks Hospital CEOs for More Information on Their SDOH Technology
Attorney General Rob Bonta has sent a letter to the CEOs of 30 California hospitals asking for details on how...
Post-AcuteNursing Home Staffing Struggles Add to Health Disparity in Disadvantaged Communities
The significant difference in the staffing of clinical workers in disadvantaged areas can affect the quality of care residents receive.
InnovationHealthcare Providers Use New Strategies, Technology to Make Meaningful Connections
New York City's Mount Sinai Health System is launching a digital health program aimed at relaying teenager-friendly messaging for teenagers...
PharmaPayers, Providers Patient Advocates Praise IRA's Passage, Pharma Frets
Drugmakers say 'patients lose when the government sets prices.'
TechnologyGrady Memorial Hospital to Use AI Technology to Improve Colon Cancer Screening
The Atlanta hospital is the first in the country to receive an AI-enhanced technology platform donated by Medtronic.
InnovationPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Supports 26 New Studies
Mental health and cardiac care research get a combined $258 million boost.
TelehealthPhysician Groups Call for Behavioral Health Integration in Primary Care Practices
Offering more behavioral health services in primary care practices would help address lack of access to care.