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Ambulatory Care

Study: Hospitals can add billions to state economy
Mar 30 | Jeff Lagasse
Healthcare institutions are often among the largest employers in their respective communities and in…
Med schools, teaching hospitals are 3% of GDP
Mar 29 | Jeff Lagasse
The institutions that were studied added more than $562 billion in value to the nation's economy in 2017,…
Physicians, NPs face similar malpractice liability risks
Mar 13 | Jeff Lagasse
Allegations in medical malpractice claims against nurse practitioners don't differ radically from…
Uber offers providers, patients new transportation app
Mar 02 | Susan Morse
Uber ups its competition with Lyft in gaining provider partnerships in the medical transport business.
eClinicalWorks to launch cloud-based platform for acute care, revenue cycle
Feb 28 | Jessica Davis
Launching at HIMSS18 next week, the new software aims to create seamless data sharing between ambulatory and acute…
Feb 23 | Jeff Lagasse
The model for healthcare delivery is changing, and if rural hospitals don't adapt, then many will…
Feb 19 | Susan Morse
As of Jan. 1, Anthem said it would always pay for emergency room visits based on certain conditions.
Jan 26 | Susan Morse
As the flu keeps hitting emergency rooms and inpatient stays, hospitals that have reached capacity are using ambulance diversions.
nursing homes star ratings
Jan 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Patients, physicians and payers rely heavily on these overall ratings, which have climbed higher as self-reported scores…
Jan 11 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Tenet has committed to $250 million in cost reductions, sale of Conifer and streamlining of USPI, the health…

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