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Progress is occurring in conservation and waste reduction, but the green movement could be quicker in health care, especially considering the financial benefits.
08.27.14 by Paul Barr H&HN Senior Writer
CHE Trinity Health President and CEO Richard Gilfillan, M.D., says that savings resulting from improved population health management should be reinvested back into the care delivery system.
08.27.14 by Richard Gilfillan M.D.
New devices could let older Americans stay put. Medicare and insurers need to step up.
08.26.14 by Bill Santamour H&HN Managing Editor
If compassion doesn't come naturally, try simple, patient-pleasing "etiquette-based medicine."
08.26.14 by David Ollier Weber
You want your employees to feel personally accountable for their work.
07.31.2014 by Joe Tye
Organizations that move quickly toward a population health model will better navigate coming changes in reimbursement.
07.29.2014 by Michael N. Abrams, Jill E. Sackman
More RNs opt to forego retirement, averting an expected shortage.
08.05.2014 by Bill Santamour
At Ochsner Health System, clinical transformation is more than a buzz phrase. The New Orleans-based provider is tapping into the power of mHealth to improve patient engagement.
07.17.14 by Matthew Weinstock H&HN Assistant Managing Editor
This year's Most Wired hospitals are moving deeper into data analytics and population health management. It's a steep climb.
07.09.14 by Matthew Weinstock H&HN Assistant Managing Editor, Suzanna Hoppszallern H&HN Senior Editor
A hospital serious about patient satisfaction can ill afford to be content if it scores well on standardized surveys like HCAHPS. Leaders must leverage the full range of patient satisfaction measurement tools to improve outcomes, avoid penalties and improve efficiency.