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A Medicare pay-for-performance program may have done more harm than good, researchers say. And that doesn’t bode well for MIPS.
The costs of the country’s first gene therapy will be higher than many imagined, reaching $1 million or more per patient, say leading cancer experts.
The rapid evolution of health technology is reshaping the health IT workforce as employers place more emphasis on specialized skill sets including analytics.
A new study shows the value of integrating caregivers into the discharge process for elderly patients: far fewer readmissions.
A new study shows that older patients are interested in using patient portals, but need an educational boost from hospitals.
Women are less likely than men to be selected to speak during grand rounds, lectures that share new research and guidelines within clinical groups, according to a new study.
It may be time to add sepsis to the list of medical conditions that Medicare tracks under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.
From Kaiser Health News: Letters sent to Medicare from U.S. Rep. Tom Price, President Trump's pick to run HHS, supported physicians as well as drug or device makers, records show.
App makers are tackling everything from patient care and management to back-end operations and streamlined business processes.
A new smartphone app promises to spur faster dental care and aims to eliminate emergency hospital visits.