Clinical CareTapping Patient Engagement to Reduce Diagnostic Errors
Collection of patient-generated data and embracing patient-centered communication are called crucial factors in avoiding harm from diagnostic errors.
Clinical CareHumana's $15M Gift Promotes Population Health Curriculum at U. of Houston
A new institute will integrate the university's health and social services colleges, with a focus on improving care access and...
Clinical CareSome Physician Specialties More Burnout-Prone Than Others
A longitudinal study tracking students from medical school through residency suggests the grueling process leaves many young physicians questioning their...
NursingLee Health Defends Its Handling of Nurse Accused of Raping 3 Patients
The nurse was placed on unpaid leave after a third alleged rape of a Cape Coral Hospital patient. Now the...
Clinical CareHow to Address Inappropriate Patient Behavior
Training care teams to deal with disrespectful behavior includes role modeling and rehearsing.
Clinical CareOpioid Prescriptions Drop Nearly 10% When Docs Told of Patients' OD Deaths
Researchers say behavioral 'nudges' could play a critical role in reducing the opioid epidemic.
Clinical CarePhysician Burnout: Professional Identity could be Key Factor
For physicians, nourishing core professional values such as curiosity and love of knowledge could ward off burnout.
Clinical CareECRI Resuscitates Healthcare Clearinghouse Data
The nonprofit healthcare researcher and repository is building a website that will replicate much of the data found on the...
Clinical CareHospitalists Well-Positioned to Manage Clinical Uncertainty
Uncertainty plays a key role in wasteful healthcare decisions such as ordering unnecessary medical tests, and hospitalists can help address...
Clinical CareHealthcare Groups 'Disappointed' With Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling
The various iterations of the travel ban?which mostly target Muslim-majority nations?have been highly contentious among healthcare providers, many of whom...