Christopher Cheney is the senior clinical care editor at HealthLeaders.
The primary goal of Working to Fight AMR is closing the gap between the increasing number of drug-resistant infections and production of new antimicrobials.
The new chief medical officer at Kindred Healthcare, with a background in emergency medicine and health plan management, is focused on payer-provider relations and managing costs of care.
Care team factors associated with patient safety include teamwork, a multidisciplinary approach, knowing each other, and openness to questions from staff members.
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Both nonprofits and for-profits need to generate positive operating margins, and nonprofits are becoming more like for-profits in pursuing growth.
Community emphasis, cost-consciousness, and planning horizon are distinguishing strategic characteristics of nonprofit and for-profit hospitals.
Physicians in primary care specialties experienced a relatively high 4.91% increase in median compensation, survey data shows.
Residents report that the impacts of being bullied include feeling depressed and burned out.
The CMO of Cardinal Analytx shares the keys to addressing chronic illnesses, investing in social determinants of health, and reducing healthcare costs.