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Overtreatment is a pervasive problem in healthcare. But hospitals don't have to invest much to tackle the issue, a group of experts said in D.C.
An ER program that focused on geriatric transitional care reduced the risk of admissions by 33%.
Seven states saw a third or more of their hospitals punished under the federal heath law’s campaign against hospital-acquired conditions.
The feds lowered a year’s worth of Medicare payments to 751 hospitals to penalize them for having high rates of patient injuries.
Some of the largest health systems in the country are bridging financial gaps through stocks, mergers and other investments.
In an unusual move, Baylor Scott & White will create a new Office of the President position instead of having James Hinton continue to serve as both president and CEO of the organization.
Like the hospitals below, the editorial staff at FierceHealthcare hopes everyone has a happy, healthy and safe holiday weekend.
A mobile hospital-based portal developed by Northwestern Memorial Hospital provides benefits to hospitalized patients and providers, but challenges loom for use.
Electronic health records can be leveraged to improve process maps used in failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) and other programs to improve patient safety, according to a new study.