Christopher Cheney is the senior clinical care editor at HealthLeaders.
New research indicates that sterilized and expired N95 respirator masks offer effective protection against coronavirus infection for healthcare workers.
Thomas Ely says doctors of osteopathic medicine are helping to address physician shortages in rural and underserved areas of the country.
When community-based organizations are already meeting social needs, healthcare organizations should build partnerships rather than building their own programs.
Nurse practitioners report several impacts on their profession during the pandemic, including the easing of practice restrictions in some states and furloughs.
An outdoor coronavirus screening station can be configured and equipped to eliminate direct contact between patients and healthcare workers.
Injuries to the head and neck in absence of injury to other parts of the body can be suspicious injury patterns in older adults.
Effective approaches to emergency preparedness during a pandemic include proactive resource management and involving stakeholders in planning efforts.
Emergency departments have developed strategies to handle coronavirus patient surges such as addressing limited space in their facilities.
Combining the World Health Organization's operating room checklist with a preoperative and postoperative checklist benefits patients, research indicates.
Financial struggles of physician practices present opportunity to health systems.