Christopher Cheney is the senior clinical care editor at HealthLeaders.
Sepsis is a life-threatening immune response to infection that leads to organ dysfunction, which is what happens in seriously ill COVID-19 patients, expert says.
New research shows interprofessional conflicts between female surgeons and nonphysician staff can be addressed at the individual and institutional levels.
Difficulties include staffing shortages, lack of personal protective equipment, and an increase in patient health burdens due to delayed or inaccessible care.
The physician group also adopts several other new policies and calls to action, including urging a multifaceted approach to social determinants of health.
Sanford Health's chief operating officer shares how the health system is reacting to a surge of COVID-19 patients in the organization's sprawling service area.
In recent research, healthcare professionals with sleep disorders were nearly four times as likely to suffer burnout than staff members without sleep disorders.
The new COVID Recovery Heart Clinic features a multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, imaging experts, and physical therapists.
The pandemic is transforming care delivery through rapid adoption of telemedicine and shifting approaches to value-based care.
Integrating family caregivers into formal healthcare teams benefits patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers, RAND Corporation report says.
RWJBarnabas Health's Connect Together initiative features more than a half-dozen well-being programs for healthcare professionals and their families.