Ambulatory Care

pharmacy benefit managers accountable for drug prices
May 21, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Specialists say legislation is needed to grow workforce and hold pharmacy benefit managers…
Telemedicine can cut behavioral health costs
May 08, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The lack of telemedicine's accessibility can negatively affect patient engagement…
Palliative care can yield cost-savings in acute care settings
May 01, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The practice of palliative care is known to make patients more comfortable and now is proven to shorten hospital stays and…
ProMedica, Welltower partnership
May 01, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Executives say the deal will give ProMedica a platform for managing the silver tsunami of baby boomer…
Florida Hospital kicking off work on $300 million patient tower
Apr 25, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The new facility, part of a broader $600 million acquisition and renovation strategy, comes as…
OB hospitalists can mitigate malpractice risk
Apr 09, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Hospitalists pull shifts in which they're physically in the hospital the entire time, and…
Study: Hospitals can add billions to state economy
Mar 30, 2018 | 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, 2018 | 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, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Allegations in medical malpractice claims against nurse practitioners don't differ radically from…
Uber offers providers, patients new transportation app
Mar 02, 2018 | Susan Morse
Uber ups its competition with Lyft in gaining provider partnerships in the medical transport business.