NursingRestoring a Sense of Belonging: The Unsung Importance of Casual Relationships for Older Adults
Studies have found that older adults with a broad array of "weak" as well as "close" ties enjoy better physical...
Clinical CareCOVID Renews Interest in Radiation, but Docs Caution Against Pilgrimages to Radon-Filled Mines
TelehealthThe Pandemic Made Telemedicine an Instant Hit. Patients and Providers Feel the Growing Pains.
Video services were not equally prepared for the titanic influx in users.
PayerHospital Prices Must Now Be Transparent. For Many Consumers, They're Still Anyone's Guess.
Some hospitals bury the data deep on their websites or have not included all the categories of prices required.
TechnologyNew Tech at Lenox Hill Hospital Reaches Outside the EHR to Capture the Patient's Story
Nurse leader rounding software on iPad Minis raises HCAHPS scores, but will need to be carefully integrated with the EHR.
Revenue Cycle35% of Patients Would Put Off COVID-19 Treatment to Avoid Medical Bills
The new VisitPay survey also showed that more than one-third of patients said they're more worried about the financial burdens...
TechnologyTechnology Moves Texting to Center Stage of Healthcare
Altura FQHC is among those providers where tech means abandoned phone calls are dropping.
TelehealthIs Your Living Room the Future of Hospital Care?
Hospital-level care at home ? some of it provided over the internet ? is poised to grow after more than...
Revenue CycleCedar to Acquire OODA Health for $425M
It's the second blockbuster revenue cycle tech acquisition in as many weeks.
TelehealthSustaining the Success of Telehealth
Facilitated virtual care is a method for overcoming one of the biggest barriers to telehealth: technology.
NursingFive Tips for Smooth Adoption of Safer Enteral Connectors
Nebraska Medicine's ENFit conversion designed to improve patient safety.
Clinical CareOCR Settles 17th Case in HIPAA Right-of-Access Initiative
In the most recent settlement, Arbour Hospital, a behavioral health facility in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, agreed to pay $65,000 and...