InnovationVirtual Reality Replaces the Textbook as a Provider Education Tool
Healthcare organizations are using augmented and virtual reality technology to give doctors and nurses better insight on challenging treatments.
InnovationHow Health Systems are Using Video Games for Continuing Medical Education
Eric Gantwerker, MD, MMSc (MedEd), FACS, a practicing pediatric otolaryngologist and medical director for Level Ex, explains how healthcare organizations...
FinanceHealthcare Spending Tops $3T, Hospitals and Health Systems Can Help Alleviate the Burden
CFOs and other healthcare leaders will need to take a more proactive approach to ease patients' monetary stress without hurting...
InnovationPatient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Supports 26 New Studies
Mental health and cardiac care research get a combined $258 million boost.
NursingCommonSpirit Health: Growing, Diversifying, and Strengthening the Nation's Nursing Workforce
CommonSpirit partners with historically Black medical school to add faculty and resources to help grow nursing enrollment and diversity.
TechnologyTelemedicine Project to Help Rural Docs Identify Autism in Young Children
The University of Missouri is partnering with Cognoa on a Project ECHO telemedicine program that will help train rural and...
Human ResourcesBurned Out by COVID and 80-Hour Workweeks, Resident Physicians Unionize
Trainees are banding together in California and other states to demand higher wages and better benefits and working conditions amid...
Strategy'Almost Like Malpractice': To Shed Bias, Doctors Get Schooled to Look Beyond Obesity
Despite obesity's prevalence, it carries a unique stigma.
Human ResourcesDrop in Minority Med School Students Tied to Affirmative Action Bans
Researchers note the disturbing trend runs contrary to the increased emphasis of many medical schools on health equity and building...
Clinical CareFederal Trade Commission Penalizes For-Profit Medical School
The federal agency says Saint James School of Medicine lured medical students with deceptive marketing practices.
Clinical CareWhy an HBCU Med School Decided to Put CARES Act Money Into Students' Pockets
All told, 956 students received payments.
NursingMandatory Vaccines for Healthcare Workers Might Upend Nurses' Training
Groups representing the nursing profession say "students should be vaccinated when clinical facilities require it" to complete their clinical training.