TechnologySurvey: Virtual Visits Have Their Benefits (and Distractions)
A new survey finds that both patients and providers see value in telehealth visits as a complement to in-person care...
Clinical CareChief Clinical Officer: 'We All Need to be Committed to Providing Quality Care'
The new top doctor at Atlantic Health System views mentoring as one of her favorite job responsibilities.
PharmaASCO: Breakthroughs in Cancer Care Will Drive Change
Two breakthroughs in particular have the power to change survival rates.
Clinical CareHealth System and Hospital Peer Network Tackles Health Equity
Eight healthcare organizations are participating in a year-long program called the Advancing Equity Through Quality and Safety Peer Network.
Clinical CareAchieving Quality in Behavioral Health Care
Shared accountability between providers and care settings is a critical element of quality in behavioral health care.
StrategyHealthcare Indexes Find More Americans Dissatisfied, Struggling to Afford Healthcare
West Health and Gallup, an analytics firm, collaborated on the development of the indexes.
FinanceHigher Hospital Prices Don't Equate to Better Patient Outcomes
There was no observed correlation between higher-priced hospitals and higher quality of care in certain markets, a study by the...
Clinical CareNAHQ: Quality Professionals and Quality Work Essential During Crises Such as Coronavirus Pandemic
To the extent that quality work has been de-emphasized during the pandemic, patient outcomes have suffered, National Association for Healthcare...
PayerAnthem's Chris Day Shares Keys to Plan's Value-Based Strategy
"Supporting providers versus just providing them with data is how value-based design has evolved," says Anthem's Chris Day.
Covid-19CMS Says it Will Enforce Staff Vaccine Mandate Where it Can
Surveyors will not implement or enforce the vaccination requirements issued under an interim final rule November 5 in the 25...
StrategyLisa Shannon Takes the Helm at Allina Health
Former president and COO, Lisa Shannon, assumed the role of CEO on January 1.
Clinical Care2020 Report to Congress: CMS Remains Critical of AO Performance
In just more than a decade, the number of complaint surveys CMS has investigated in hospitals has gone from 1,294...