The baby boomers are in line to benefit from new technologies. Christopher Suhar, M.D., director of the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, describes a cardiac rehab technology that Scripps is testing, in a video report.
December 17, 2014
Don Berwick's run for governor taught him that health care savings could prevent social ills.
December 11, 2014
Health care officials discussed ways to advance equal care and methods to formalize the innovation process during the first day of this year's Institute for Healthcare Improvement forum.
December 10, 2014
Accreditation organization looks to bridge the gap between hospitals' work to meet accreditation requirements and efforts to improve patient safety and quality of care.Read More
Hospitals are making progress in giving patient nutrition greater emphasis, but more can be done to limit the negative effects of malnutrition.Read More
A coalition of 20 health care organizations launched with the goal of getting 10,000 nurses placed on corporate and nonprofit health-related boards by 2020.Read More
Patients are playing a big role in improving care at MedStar Health, says David Mayer, M.D., vice president of quality and safety, in a video interview.
December 8, 2014
Anne Arundel Medical Center is trying to improve care outside its doors by helping patients to get enrolled quickly in Medicaid.
December 3, 2014
Winning is nice, but the goal is improved quality and process improvement, say 2014 Baldrige quality award winners Hill Country Memorial and St. David's HealthCare.
November 19, 2014
New data will inform population health, but will take time to become useful.
November 13, 2014
New advanced computing systems, including IBM's Watson, are being tested to propel clinical learning to new levels.
November 12, 2014
This skill set is attractive to hospitals and health systems.Read More
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In other news, med practice operating costs rise and Illinois Leadership Academy launches.Read More
A new report indicates that greater use of nonstandardized admissions criteria can better prepare health care students for the real world.Read More
DNV GL, Joint Commission and National Quality Forum are tackling the issue of antibiotic overuse in different ways.
November 5, 2014
A report outlines consumers' future roles in the disruption of health care.
October 29, 2014