Acute Care

Nov 02, 2017 | Susan Morse
To integrate care, provide more services and stay competitive, hospitals are still building outpatient…
Tenet cuts 1,300 jobs, loses $366M
Oct 31, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Cost-reduction plans will largely consist of staff cuts and contract renegotiation with suppliers and vendors,…
Mass shooting prompt providers to prepare for the worst
Oct 27, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Preparation, collaboration and regular disaster drills within trauma systems will save lives, surgeons…
How robot-assisted surgery drives up costs
Oct 27, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Report argues that less technically challenging surgeries, such as the removal of a whole kidney, may not benefit as…
Oct 26, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Patients who report more intense and numerous physical and psychological symptoms see longer, and often unplanned, hospital…
rural healthcare
Oct 26, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
In fact, execs say automated systems are a requirement for survival in the rural healthcare market these days.
Oct 23, 2017 | Susan Morse
Board appoints Ronald Rittenmeyer as head of company in role of executive chairman as it continues CEO search.
Tenet: Decline in demand behind closure of AZ hospital
Oct 20, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The announcement comes a little more than a week after Texas-based healthcare giant announced sale of MacNeal…
Nearly half of medical care comes from ER
Oct 19, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Researchers find increasing use by vulnerable populations as socioeconomic and racial inequality creates barriers to the…
Oct 13, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A New York hospital volunteer team is heading to Puerto Rico to treat patients while Sutter Health donates to…