Ambulatory Care

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.
eClinicalWorks to launch cloud-based platform for acute care, revenue cycle
Feb 28, 2018 | Jessica Davis
Launching at HIMSS18 next week, the new software aims to create seamless data sharing between ambulatory and acute…
Feb 23, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The model for healthcare delivery is changing, and if rural hospitals don't adapt, then many will…
Feb 19, 2018 | Susan Morse
As of Jan. 1, Anthem said it would always pay for emergency room visits based on certain conditions.
Jan 26, 2018 | 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, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Patients, physicians and payers rely heavily on these overall ratings, which have climbed higher as self-reported scores…
Jan 11, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Tenet has committed to $250 million in cost reductions, sale of Conifer and streamlining of USPI, the health…
Mercy teams with GoHealth to expand urgent care
Jan 04, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The Missouri-based health system will expand with more than 30 new co-branded facilities containing with smart glass rooms,…