Hospital design can play a role in both the patient experience and health outcomes, but it remains an area for improvement for many organizations.
ORLANDO, Fla.—Federal healthcare leaders urged the health IT community to turn its attention back to the patients.
The District of Columbia joins six states that now allow physician-assisted suicide, as an effort to overturn its Death with Dignity Act has failed.
Tensions between physician-owned hospitals and nonprofit facilities in the Sioux Falls, South Dakota, region are a microcosm of the problems that can…
It might be time for doctors to reexamine the value of patient-generated health data.
From Kaiser Health News: Aetna will be the third major insurer to remove prior authorization requirements for patients who seek medication-assisted treatments…
Though much of the conversation on public health centers on ensuring access to primary care, “hospital medicine” should be a key component in that as well.
Providers in eastern Pennsylvania are worried a new for-profit micro-hospital will siphon patients from community hospitals for lucrative surgical procedures.
The patient-centered medical home model is growing and those practices have more non-physician clinicians on staff and higher use of electronic health records.
A federal appeals court has sided with physicians in the so-called Docs vs. Glocks case.