Clinical CareBoost Communication to Improve Hospital Patient Throughput
To streamline the admissions process for emergency department patients, Tufts Medical Center is using a clinical communication and collaboration platform...
Clinical CareFeds Hope to Cut Sepsis Deaths by Hitching Medicare Payments to Treatment Stats
A new Biden administration rule setting treatment metrics for sepsis has triggered pushback for its lack of flexibility.
Clinical CareHow to Improve Patient Safety
WellSpan Health has established an extensive tiered huddle system, revamped patient safety reporting system, and culture of safety.
Supply ChainThe Exec: 'We Look for Opportunities for Improvement'
OU Health's supply chain team has very low turnover.
Clinical CareTechnology-Based Initiatives Increase Hand Hygiene Compliance
University of Michigan Health and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center have increased hand hygiene compliance significantly.
Clinical CareLeapfrog Leader: Hospitals Experience 'Major Setback' in Patient Safety
The coronavirus pandemic compromised the ability of hospitals to work on patient safety, the president and CEO of The Leapfrog...
Clinical CareCOVID-19 Inpatients Drove Increase in Healthcare-Acquired Infections, Study Finds
Previous research had found an increase in healthcare-acquired infections at hospitals during the coronavirus pandemic.
NursingNYP-Westchester Nurses Reduce Tracheostomy-Related Pressure Injuries to Zero for 4 Years
Protective elements of a foam dressing may benefit other patients, as well, a new study says.
PharmaPeptilogics CEO Jonathan Steckbeck Targets Deadly Prosthetic Infections
Personal tragedies involving family and friends motivated this CEO to launch Peptilogics.
Clinical CareAdverse Events Found in 23.6% of Massachusetts Hospitalizations
Researchers found that 22.7% of adverse events among inpatients were preventable.
Clinical CareThe Way Forward: Providence Focused on Workforce Shortages and Clinical 'Slippage'
Top healthcare executives from across the country are set to participate in a special HealthLeaders leadership summit this month in...
Revenue CycleRev Cycle Leaders Under Pressure As Over 700 Hospitals Face Payment Cuts
Strategizing across departments will be a crucial step in avoiding these penalties as directors within the middle revenue cycle can...