Clinical Care'Food Pharmacies' In Clinics: When The Diagnosis Is Chronic Hunger
It's not that patients are starving. It's that they may have a lot of food one day and none the...
FinanceAnalytics ROI: It's Not Only About the Money
Gains from analytics are not only about capturing additional margin. Return on investment for analytics can also be about improving...
Clinical CareQ&A: Patient Safety Impact of 'To Err Is Human' at 20th Anniversary
An Institute for Healthcare Improvement expert puts landmark patient safety report into perspective.
Clinical Care'I Feel Like I'm In Jail': Hospital Alarms Torment Patients
Nearly every machine in a hospital is now outfitted with an alarm. The glut of noise means that the medical...
FinanceCMS Value-based Purchasing Program IDs $1.9B for Hospitals in 2020
More than 1,500 hospitals will get higher Medicare payments from the program in FY 2020.
NursingKnock Pressure Injury Rates Down to Zero: 5 Ways
Temple University Hospital's interdisciplinary Dermal Defense Team stopped Stage 3 and 4 pressure injuries acquired after admission at their organization...
FinanceBetter Patient Outcomes, Not Cost Reduction, Top Priority for Provider Execs
The Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies survey is the latest indication of what issues healthcare leaders are focused on...
NursingNorthwell Health to Nurses: 'Constantly Question Practice'
When leadership supports frontline nurses in asking questions, positive changes to patient care can happen, and nursing staff start to...
StrategyThe Return on Investing in Elder Care
The business case for age-friendly health systems offers push to standardize best practices.
Clinical CareCalifornia Achieves $345M in Cost Avoidance Through Federal Clinical Practice Initiative
Practice transformation networks engage 9,800 physicians who serve 5.9 million patients in The Golden State.
CMS Plans 2021 'Update' for Hospital Quality Star Ratings
Policymakers are sifting through more than 800 public comments on proposed changes to the Hospital Compare methodology.
Strategy7 Strategies for ACO Success
The report comes amid projections that Medicare spending will exceed $1.5 trillion by 2028, which is more than double the...