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Clinical CareWhat Kind of Peer Review Data is Helpful to Present to the Board?
The chair wants to boil the data down to a few metrics that the board can track, following the "Less...
Clinical CareCommon Claims by Physicians on OPPE Data
When hospitals and their medical staffs establish expectations of physicians, it is critically important that the organization has the ability...
Clinical CareThe Right Approach for the Right Result: Applying Lean Leadership to Achieve Standard Work in IV Therapy
Hartford Hospital is sharing its experience as a road map for other facilities looking to improve their processes and quality...
TelehealthFour Tips for Delivering Safe, Efficient Telehealthcare
The Joint Commission's new Quick Safety advisory weighs in on virtual care during the COVID-19 pandemic
StrategyNQF Report Offers Guidance on Reporting Measurement Systems
Via existing standards for developing and selecting individual measures, NQF collaborated to establish a method of assessing how measures can...
Clinical CareSelecting Members for Your Peer Review Committee
When appointing committee members, leaders are typically guided by two main attributes: clinical credibility and willingness to serve.
Clinical CareSentinel Events for First Half of 2020 Drop Slightly
Despite the challenges of the year, The Joint Commission will continue to review and work with healthcare organizations to reduce...
StrategyCMS Unveils Initiative to Transform Rural Health
The Community Health Access and Rural Transformation Model will pick 15 rural communities for its Community Transformation Track, which starts...
Clinical CareNew IHI Chief Executive: 'There is No Quality Without Equity'
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement selects its chief innovation and education officer to succeed Derek Feeley as president and CEO.
Clinical CareMany Hospitals Still Don't Have Drug Diversion Programs
CDC information shows the increase in the frequency of disease outbreaks stemming from drug diversion.
FinanceMost Hospitals See Opportunity to Reduce Corporate Service Costs, Maintain Quality
Over a third of provider executives believe they could reduce corporate services by more than 10% without affecting quality.