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Quality and Safety

Dec 03 | Jeff Lagasse
About a quarter of respondents thought mergers and acquisitions were threats to their health, and many…
Dec 03 | Beth Jones Sanborn
For patients referred for an in-person specialty care visit, the median wait time decreased…
Dec 03 | Jeff Lagasse
Thirty-day hospital readmission risk has become an important measure of the quality of hospital care, and…
Nov 29 | Jeff Lagasse
At issue were infection control violations, which the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services…
Nov 29 | Jeff Lagasse
The readmission rates of top performing facilities were similar to, and in some cases greater than, the rates…
Nov 27 | Jeff Lagasse
Cleveland Clinic came in first, and has been in the top 10 in the ranking for the past three years.
Nov 26 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Case study: Grady Health used an AI machine to generate which patients were most at risk of coming back to them within 30…
Nov 20 | Jeff Lagasse
Students have challenged the traditional approach to education, saying it is not a realistic representation of a…
Nov 20 | Jeff Lagasse
With fewer nurses on the floor and the risk of falls and other issues ever-present, more hospitals are…
Nov 19 | Susan Morse
Northwell stays vigilant on ER numbers as turkey meat contaminated with salmonella is under a recall.

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