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Quality and Safety

Dec 05 | Jeff Lagasse
All states have seen increases in gabapentin exposures over a five-year period, coinciding with a decline in…
Dec 03 | Jeff Lagasse
Families are facing holiday disruption in various forms due to medical cost concerns in the last two years, including…
Nov 27 | Jeff Lagasse
Outpatient care settings are garnering more satisfaction than other providers, but overall satisfaction is down.
Nov 13 | Jeff Lagasse
Some hospitals are prioritizing sicker patients first, while others are playing it safe, giving…
Nov 12 | Jeff Lagasse
Having the right processes in place can help reduce drug-related claims and the $78.5 billion a year spent in prescription opioid…
Nov 08 | Jeff Lagasse
There's a potentially large impact school-based telehealth programs can have on children with chronic…
Nov 07 | Susan Morse
D and F graded hospitals carry nearly twice the risk of mortality of A-graded hospitals, with over 50,000 lives at stake, according to Leapfrog…
Nov 06 | Jeff Lagasse
More than half of those surveyed said they had a serious problem paying a medical bill of any kind, and…
Nov 06 | Susan Morse
Five plans scored highest with Northeast and Midwest dominating as areas with the highest…
Nov 05 | Jeff Lagasse
What looked like achievements of the program may have been a byproduct of factors…

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