Christopher Cheney is the senior clinical care editor at HealthLeaders.
Individuals can use the online calculator to estimate their risk of dying from COVID-19 if they become infected with the coronavirus.
Universal Health Services Inc. has picked Mark Friedlander, MD, MBA, to lead the sprawling health system's behavioral health services.
The Providence health system is conducting about 10,000 telehealth clinic visits daily.
With the initial vaccine supply expected to be limited, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health has prioritized which healthcare workers will get vaccinated first.
This year's Institute for Healthcare Improvement Forum covered a range of topics, including quality improvement, health equity, population heath, patient safety, joy in work, and telemedicine.
A patient throughput plan at USA Health University Hospital includes addressing patient safety, efficiency, transitions of care, and discharge processes.
Before launching interventions to improve interprofessional collaboration in hospitals, leaders should conduct baseline assessments, an expert says.
In the first half of 2020, the total number of telemedicine and in-person outpatient visits decreased 9.1%, raising concern about deferred care.
In March, Atrium Health launched a virtual hospital program for mildly and moderately ill COVID-19 patients.
Adrian "Eric" Ramos, MD, discusses physician leadership, quality improvement, and patient safety.