InnovationUPMC Helps Fund AI-Powered Patient Tool to Record, Transcribe Medical Visits and Drive Patient Engagement
Technology that was inspired by patients' need to recall information exchanged during clinical visits is now being used during telehealth...
InnovationCMS Looks to Fund Innovation for Home Dialysis
A proposed rule would pay for innovative dialysis equipment and support in the home setting for patients with end-stage renal...
Clinical CareWhat Seniors Should Know Before Going Ahead with Elective Procedures
To feel comfortable, patients need to take stock of the precautions providers are taking.
Clinical CareSurveillance Beyond the ICU
Prevent serious health events and improve clinician experience through smarter, data-driven workflows and interventions.
Clinical CarePatient Service: Standards and Practices for Excellence in the COVID-19 Era
During the pandemic, patients are also likely to rate their ambulatory service experience based on how carefully you protect them...
FinanceFCC Boosts Rural Health Care Program Funding by $198M
The total support available to eligible health care providers in 2020 will top $802M.
StrategyOchsner, Singing River Sign Partnership Agreement to Increase Innovation, Care Delivery
The two health systems aim to expand digital medicine services to personalize care for their patients.
Clinical CareOptimizing Patient Safety Through System Strategies and Patient Engagement
A collaborative relationship is intended to help patients manage their conditions and stay healthy; make better health-related decisions; and become...
Clinical CareNew National Quality Forum Report Focuses on Achieving Better Health Outcomes
The primary goals of the new task force report include boosting value-based care.
StrategyCourt Upholds CMS' Hospital Price Transparency Final Rule
Trump claims "BIG VICTORY for patients." The plaintiffs, led by the American Hospital Association, will appeal the ruling.
Clinical CareKeeping Patients Safe: How Has the Patient Safety Movement Evolved in the U.S.?
Patient safety culture is a cornerstone of healthcare quality. Fostering patient safety culture requires an understanding of an organization's values,...
Clinical CareSocial Determinants of Health: Lead or Partner
To tackle social determinants of health effectively, health systems must set clear priorities and know their role.