StrategyHouse Panel High on Bills Addressing Infant Death, Transplant Drugs
Bipartisan support for measures to increase research, improve care.
Clinical CareDoctor and Patient Education Cuts PPI Use
Big drop in scripts after interventions in Texas program.
Clinical CareNorthwell CEO Pledges $1M Toward Gun Violence Prevention
Michael Dowling challenges healthcare CEOs nationwide to join campaign to stop the bloodshed.
Clinical CareFall Prevention Needs More Attention, Senators, Witnesses Say
Cost to Medicare and Medicaid is estimated at $37.5 billion annually.
US Obesity Rates Reach Historic Highs
Report calls for sugary drink taxes, expanded nutrition programs and encourages physical activity to address this health crisis.
StrategyNorthwell CEO Urging Healthcare Providers to Mobilize for Gun Control
The prominent executive is pushing beyond a letter he released last week and is now seeking to rally his peers...
Clinical Care3-Part Care Pathway Addresses Delirium During Hospitalization
Hartford Hospital's ADAPT program has decreased length of stay and readmissions attributable to delirium.
NursingWorkplace Eating Habits Affect Hospital Employees' Health
Unhealthy worksite food purchases are associated with an unhealthy diet outside of work.
Clinical CareDiabetic Amputations A 'Shameful Metric' Of Inadequate Care
For decades, the American medical establishment has known how to manage diabetes. Yet across the country, surgeons still perform tens...
Clinical CareAs Syphilis Invades Rural America, A Fraying Health Safety Net Is Failing To Stop It
Compared with urban hubs, rural populations tend to have less access to public health resources, less experience with syphilis and...
NursingPatient Faces Arrest for Attack That Killed Louisiana Nurse
A warrant was issued after the coroner determined the nurse's death was directly related to injuries from a belligerent patient...
Clinical CareHow to Fight 'Scary' Superbugs? Cooperation—And A Special Soap
A novel approach recognizes that superbugs don't remain isolated in one hospital or nursing home but move quickly through a...