Human ResourcesDon't Forego New Physician Orientation
Provide orientation for physicians to make them aware of organizational and regulatory requirements.
InnovationJapanese Researchers Create a Mask That Can Detect COVID-19
Researchers at Kyoto University have developed a mask filter that, when exposed to ultraviolet light, shows whether the user has...
InnovationNorthwestern Researchers Develop a Digital Health Facemask for Clinicians
Dubbed the 'FaceBit,' the quarter-sized sensor array attaches to any mask and tracks the wearer's respiration and heart rate, as...
TechnologyStudy Ties Pandemic Shift to Virtual Care to an Increase in EHR Use
The pandemic has pushed more care online, which in turn has also pushed clinicians back into the EHR, often after...
StrategyHealthcare Gains 143K Jobs in 2021
The sector lost 3,100 jobs in December, despite an increase in jobs in the ambulatory services sector.
Clinical CareAggregating Patient Data in an Ocean of Healthcare Information
With digital care delivery in the mix and the complications of a pandemic, burnout has become a major problem for...
Clinical CareState Medical Boards Report 67% Hike in COVID-19 Misinformation Complaints
The leader of the Federation of State Medical Boards calls the increase in misinformation complaints "staggering."
PayerPost-Pandemic, What’s a Phone Call From Your Physician Worth?
Should insurers pay the same reimbursement rate for 'audio-only' visits as when a patient is sitting in a doctor?s office?
Clinical CareStudy Finds $2 Million Career Gender Pay Gap for Physicians
Data analysis finds the male-female gender pay gap for physicians accelerates in the first 10 years of practice.
Clinical CareGender Bias Takes Toll on Women in Medicine, Study Shows
The strongest negative predictors of workplace satisfaction among female physicians and researchers were male-dominated culture, lack of sponsorship, and lack...
Human ResourcesMake the Physician Leadership Position Visible
The roles and responsibilities physician leaders have at hospitals are important, and should be treated as such.
Clinical CareMake the Physician Leadership Position Visible
Five strategies to attach visibility and importance to physician leadership positions.