Keyword: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Unpaid hospital bills have led healthcare organizations to require that patients pay for care in advance.
Hospitals are often one of the most significant institutions within their local communities, and with a few strategies, leaders can promote better health equity and care access to hard-to-reach patients.
Hospitals that have had the most success with reducing patient falls share two common traits: They take the time to measure and analyze specific contributing factors that led to falls and they also have a culture that supports “zero falls.”
New App Store guidelines rolled out by Apple represent a big step toward eliminating potentially dangerous medical apps, says Iltifat Husain.
For Wake Forest Baptist Health in North Carolina, big data analytics has helped smooth traffic flow at its hematology-oncology clinic.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is reducing readmissions through a volunteer initiative that provides patients with spiritual and emotional support after discharge.