Research on CPOE and associated decision support systems used at 41 children’s hospitals determined there to be wide variation in the effectiveness of such…
One doctor is working to improve access to care for nursing home patients through a telemedicine company supported by UPMC.
The use of advanced analytics by payers can improve administrative and medical
costs, provider satisfaction and member health.
Malnutrition related to illnesses is driving up healthcare costs by as much as $15.5 billion a year.
Accountable Care Organizations' struggles have dominated headlines lately, but a deeper look at the data shows some progress.
A year after implementing a focused-care transformation, Cornerstone Health is seeing improved results--and has lessons to share.
A bigger leadership role for physicians can help drive the transformation healthcare needs, but both hospitals and doctors must do their part to make it work.
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan want to "cure all disease," and will put $3 billion into the lofty goal over the next 10 years through the Chan…
Even among the best healthcare institutions, there are plenty of opportunities to improve the quality of senior care, especially for patients with dementia.
Eleven healthcare industry leaders have called on hospital and healthcare systems to work together to advance accountable care across the country by sharing…
With deadly falls on the rise among elderly patients, public health experts are crafting strategies to deal with what they call an “epidemic.”