Despite federal recommendations that healthcare providers screen patients for depression, a new study found that only 4% of adults were screened for depression…

A new app, currently being launched in the New York region, allows patients to find certain specialists (dentists, podiatrists, chiropractors and plastic…

Patients say reviews are important when choosing a physician—but a new study finds commercial physician-rating websites are near useless in judging doctor care.

A healthcare technology incubator hopes that the solutions its team is developing that are focused on sepsis will soon make it into mainstream patient care.

Health systems or hospitals that actively collect patient reviews and publish them may reap a number of rewards from the practice.

ORLANDO, Fla.—When St. Louis, Missouri-based Mercy health system was struggling to control costs in the surgical suite, it turned to big data to solve the…

Times are changing for some of the 70 for-profit medical schools in the Caribbean that have long had a bad rep.

A stay in the intensive care unit may not improve the chances of survival for patients who suffer from heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder or…

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