Clinical CareMindfulness Program Decreases Burnout in Healthcare Workers, Study Finds
The mindfulness program at an Ohio-based medical center has been expanded to include short videos for healthcare workers during the...
StrategyVirtual Training for Healthcare Organizations Is Here to Stay
HCPro instructor Kimberly Hoy answers questions around virtual instructor-led training needs and implications for healthcare organizations during COVID and beyond.
NursingTop-Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse Makes the Case for Investing in Nurses
BCEN's 2020 Distinguished CPEN Award winner discusses why certified nurses are suited to lead during a pandemic and how investment...
Clinical CareEvaluate Existing Privileging Practices
A criteria-based program prevents physicians from applying for privileges they are not competent to perform, which, in turn, prevents denial...
InnovationMedStar Health Relied on Existing Technology to Rapidly Scale Its Telehealth Program
Rather than deploying a solution with built-in scheduling, documentation, and revenue cycle functionality, the healthcare system expanded use of the...
NursingEmergency Preparedness Training Needed for Nurses, Indicates New Survey
Charleen C. McNeill, PhD, MSN, RN, discusses key findings from a survey of nurses' emergency preparedness competence, the current state...
Clinical CareSupervisory and Collaborative Pacts Between Physicians and Physician Assistants Challenged
Physician assistants need more leeway to practice medicine because of the coronavirus pandemic, a PA organization says. But a physician...
NursingOnline Tool Helps Hospitals Place Staff in Appropriate Roles During COVID-19 Pandemic
The Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses' free online assessment program assists in placing new hires and contingent healthcare providers in roles...
Clinical CareFocus on Communication Skills to Improve Your Hospital's Patient Experience
Improving the communication skills of clinicians and nurses builds rapport and trust with patients.
FinanceMeasuring and Evaluating Rev Cycle Starts With the Basics
MGMA's Financial Conference kicked off in Nashville this week with in-depth sessions for revenue cycle and healthcare finance professionals.
NursingTop 5 Nurse Leadership Issues for 2020
Where should nurse leaders direct their focus this year? One CNO shares her thoughts.
Clinical CarePatient-Induced Trauma: Hospitals Learn To Defuse Violence
Scripps Mercy Hospital officials have made a number of changes to help protect employees from what they refer to as...