Christopher Cheney is the senior clinical care editor at HealthLeaders.
From 2009 to 2018, hospital electronic health records met basic safety standards less than 70% of the time, researchers found.
For seriously ill coronavirus patients, acute ventilator recovery units serve as a bridge between ICU care and acute rehabilitation facilities.
Compared to ventilator care, nasal high flow therapy for seriously ill coronavirus patients has several benefits, including the ability to mobilize patients.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health's Clinical Recovery Command Team leads the effort to restart medical services that were put on hold for the coronavirus pandemic.
Reassigning medical staff to serve in new roles such as the ICU setting has been a crucial care strategy during the coronavirus pandemic.
The president of The Physicians Foundation calls on regulators to include doctors in rule decision-making.
Data in the Viral Infection and Respiratory Illness Universal Study registry includes mechanical ventilation duration and ICU length of stay.
Methods for promoting a strong physician-patient relationship during telehealth visits include orienting and engaging the patient.
The coronavirus is taking a heavy toll on patients and their caregivers.
Diseases that are high priority for diagnostic improvement include relatively rare conditions that have high misdiagnosis rates such as spinal abscess.