The process of assigning patients to physicians in population health programs is a less-than-perfect formula for directing payment and improving care.
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Hospitals are embracing powerful new tools to connect immediately — and continuously — to people miles away or just across the street.READ MORE >
Technology and finding creative ways to deploy the workforce can help hospitals to bring expenses under control.READ MORE >
Practical insights from a roundtable discussion on how to prevent the dangerous overuse and misuse of antibiotics.READ MORE >
New guide from the AHA’s Health Research & Educational Trust details five easy steps toward involving patients as advisers.
03.30.15 by Marty Stempniak H&HN Staff Writer
Its "New Models of Care" series, which examines ways hospitals can transition to population health, was recognized with a distinguished award at the 61st annual event in New York City last week.
03.30.15 by Genevieve Diesing H&HN Staff Writer
NorthShore University HealthSystem is pioneering an initiative to track occurrences of such things as the flu in the broader community. The goal is to arm clinicians with real-time data to make more informed treatment decisions.
03.26.15 by Lindsey Dunn Managing Editor, Custom Publications
The new paradigm in payment models will improve health and save hospitals money.
03.26.15 by Roy Beveridge M.D.
Hospitals embrace powerful new tools to continuously connect to patients.
03.10.2015 by Geri Aston
Many U.S. patients endure pointless treatments because their doctors don't know how to talk about death. But that's changing as hospice and palliative care are gaining ground.
03.03.2015 by Ian Morrison
What are the levers that are getting health care moving as it never has before? Thinking about how we can unite to support these drivers of change constitutes a new kind of industry handbook.
03.24.2015 by Joe Flower
Editor Descrip: Independent physicians, especially those in ambulatory practices, present a unique set of challenges for hospital leaders as they continue to gear up for ICD-10.
03.13.15 by Adam L. Meyers M.D.
Editor Descrip: How a hospital team with a long history of conflict learned how to listen better, air concerns constructively and solve problems collaboratively.
03.12.15 by Barbara Eiser
Editor Descrip: As we explore in our March gatefold story, there are myriad benefits to greening your operating room. Here are key initiatives to keep in mind when doing so.