Acute Care

Oct 09, 2018 | Susan Morse
The top three clinical episodes selected are major joint replacement of the lower extremity, congestive heart…
Oct 09, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Wraparound services potentially saved $8.2 million from 2011 to 2016, based on median hospitalization costs,…
Indian River Medical Center
Oct 04, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Cleveland Clinic will have ultimate governing authority, and will maintain services at the…
The Mayo Clinic.
Sep 24, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Here's a look at what Mayo achieved and what goes into such an agreement…
Clinic waiting room.
Sep 07, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Visits to the emergency room to treat low-acuity conditions decreased by 36 percent; Use of non-emergency room centers…
Stroke patient.
Aug 20, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Although readmissions have fallen by 3 percent, patients discharged from nonteaching hospitals faced a…
Generic epinephrine auto-injector
Aug 17, 2018 | Susan Morse
Teva Pharmaceuticals is marketing the first approved generic epinephrine auto-injector for the emergency treatment of allergic reactions.
North Shore Medical Center in Salem.
Aug 13, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Hit especially hard were Massachusetts' community hospitals, with median operating margins plunging to 0.9 percent.
Aug 06, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Communication, planning and the right technologies are key when wildfires and hurricanes strike large…
Financial distress forecasting can help hospitals avoid closures
Jul 24, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Understanding the root causes of financial hardship enables hospital executives to best pick which…