StrategyStates Attacking ACA Would Hurt Most If Shield On Preexisting Conditions Were Axed
Nine of the 11 states with the highest rates of preexisting conditions among adults under 65 have signed onto the...
FinanceFee-For-Service Model Least Effective for Outcomes and Costs
Momentum is building for value-based programs, with respondents expecting strong growth in the share of patients in value-based programs over...
Clinical Care5 Strategies to Deal With ER Drug Shortages
For emergency medicine, the negative impacts of the drug shortage are far-ranging, says one physician.
Clinical CareThe US ranks last in health care system performance
StrategyHealthcare Execs Like Value-Based Contracts More Than They Used To
A new poll of healthcare executives shows that healthcare organizations are considerably less worried about the financial impact of performance-based...
NursingHospital Occupancy Impacts Infection Risk in Unexpected Ways
The greatest risk of patients acquiring a C. diff infection didn't come, surprisingly, when hospitals were at their fullest.
Clinical CarePorter Adventist suspends transplant operations, forcing 232 patients to find another hospital
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Clinical CareBanner Elevates Champion of Transparency and Staff Wellness
The Arizona-based health system's new chief clinical officer is committed to sharing data with patients and curbing medical staff burnout.
Clinical CareAMGA Endorses 14 Metrics for Quality and Value Reporting
The new measurement set is designed to generate valuable clinical care and outcome data without placing a crushing administrative burden...