Clinical CareUse 5-Part Tool to Manage Delirium and Agitation in Older ER Patients
The "ADEPT" tool for delirium and agitation provides care guidelines for emergency department clinicians.
Clinical CareNumber of U.S. Measles Cases Highest in More Than 25 years
Healthcare providers are urged to vaccinate patients and report all suspected cases of the highly contagious illness to public health...
Clinical CareWomen Significantly Underrepresented in Cardiology Field
Researchers have found that the percentage of women in internal medicine specialties has decreased over the past two decades, which...
Clinical CarePhysician Burnout Eases, But Much Work Remains to be Done
Researchers document improvement in physician burnout from 2014 to 2017, but they find clinicians are at significantly higher risk than...
Clinical CareScreen Patients for Social Determinants of Health With This 4-Part Tool
The new screening tool features a collaborative approach to designing screening processes, creating conditions for screening, identifying care team members...
Clinical CareMedical Schools Failing to Increase Representation of Minority Groups
New research indicates that increases in minority students who are applying to and enrolled in medical school are not keeping...
FinancePhysicians Frustrating the Revenue Cycle? Try These 3 Fixes.
Bellin Health System shares three key strategies to get physicians onboard with the revenue cycle.
Clinical CareIt's Not Just Insulin: Diabetes Patients Struggle To Get Crucial Supplies
Managing the condition requires other essential, often lifesaving medical supplies. And patients frequently face hurdles in getting access to those...
FinanceDoc Compensation Leads Another Top Pay List
Healthcare-related professions were the top four earners on Glassdoor's annual highest-paying jobs list.
NursingDoctors And Nurses With Addictions Often Denied A Crucial Recovery Option
Non-disciplinary programs monitor doctors and nurses for a number of years and are monitored by addiction specialists and state authorities.
Clinical Care4 Strategies to Address Clinical Staff Shortages at Rural Hospitals
Recent research highlights the difficulty of maintaining adequate clinical team staffing at rural hospitals. Four recruitment tactics could help change...
Clinical CareEquipping PCPs to Screen and Intervene on Behavioral Health
Research shows that many physicians are unprepared for conducting behavioral health screening and brief interventions.