Keyword: University of California San Francisco
Hospital patients are still interested in chaplain services, even as fewer people identify as religious, plus more healthcare headlines.
The University of California, San Francisco has received a $500 million gift toward a new $1.5 billion hospital at its Parnassus Heights campus.
Healthcare experts suggest a change in federal funding policies could help drive more effective innovation across the industry.
The feds lowered a year’s worth of Medicare payments to 751 hospitals to penalize them for having high rates of patient injuries.
Almost 1 in 5 patients report they have faced some kind of discrimination in their dealings with doctors and hospitals.
An email-based approach to care coordination can improve patient outcomes and lead to better provider satisfaction, according to a new study.
Although Epic generally outperformed its competitors in Meaningful Use attestation, a new study highlights the limitations of EHR certification.
UCSF researchers tracked more than 86,000 hospitalized patients and traced the source of C. diff infections back to a CT scanner in the ED.
Overtreatment of breast cancer and other diseases is pervasive, burdening patients and the healthcare system with high costs and needless suffering.
Patients need to be included in ongoing efforts to improve EHR interoperability, according to officials at the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation.