Acute Care

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…
TN hospitals generate $18B for state economy
Jul 16, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
New data from states including Tennessee and Connecticut highlight the importance of helping sustain community well being.
Jul 09, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Everything from private rooms down to motorized shades and acoustic panels are elements of design that cater to…
How tech will change healthcare real estate
Jul 02, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Hospitals will have to adapt to these changing technologies to stay competitive in their respective markets.
Male nurses earn $6K more than women
Jun 18, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The trend in nursing mirrors a larger trend occurring across the healthcare industry with double-digit percentage…
How the misuse of personal protection equipment in hospitals jeopardizes patients
Jun 13, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The lack of proper PPE can lead to hospital-acquired infections, poor safety scores, low public…