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Quality and Safety

Apr 22 | Susan Morse
SNFs will be scored on a measure of potentially preventable hospital readmissions and on two new quality measures for…
Mercy Health - Cincinnati
Apr 22 | Jeff Lagasse
This year's hospitals had better risk-adjusted outcomes, better patient satisfaction and a lower average cost per…
Apr 18 | Jeff Lagasse
One medical center found savings of $67,241 over three years by foregoing…
Apr 16 | Jeff Lagasse
Better SNF-to-home transitions are needed, both for the physical health of the patient…
Apr 12 | Jeff Lagasse
Addressing negative reviews can salvage a provider's brand reputation and even lead to higher reimbursement.
Apr 12 | Jeff Lagasse
Since the previous workforce survey in 2012, the proportion of rural radiation oncologists declined…
Apr 11 | Jeff Lagasse
Despite staying in the hospital on average a half-day longer, older patients had lower total charges,…
Apr 10 | Jeff Lagasse
Mothers delivering via cesarean section covered by Medicaid had a 1.4 fold increase in…
Apr 09 | Jeff Lagasse
More residency slots are being filled by international medical graduates, helping to fill the void in…
Apr 08 | Susan Morse
Humana has notified 522 members in Texas that a limited amount of their ...

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