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|4/11/2020||Safety - OSHA, Healthcare, Compliance - www.hcpro.com
By Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media Surgical staplers are the top medical technology hazard for 2020, according to the ECRI Institute. Twenty years after publication of the Institute of Medicine's landmark report To Err is Human: Building a Safer Health System , patient safety remains a significant concern for the healthcare sector ...
|12/15/2019||Survey: Gender Discrimination Remains Widespread
Most female physicians say male peers earn higher compensation MedpageToday by Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media December 15, 2019 A new survey found that most female physicians have experienced gender discrimination, and most believe they are paid less than equally qualified male physicians. American medicine was a male-dominated field through ...
|12/1/2019||Freestanding EDs Can Increase Patient Spending
New research largely supports the claims of critics MedpageToday by Christopher Cheney, HealthLeaders Media December 01, 2019 Freestanding emergency departments (FrEDs) increased emergency care spending in three of four states examined in a recent study. Advocates of FrEDs claim they can ease overcrowding at hospital-based emergency rooms and provide ...
|11/24/2019||How Pediatricians Can Address Gun Safety With Families||HealthLeaders Media|
|10/27/2019||Many Cancer Patients Receive Questionable End-of-Life Treatments||HealthLeaders Media|
|10/20/2019||Managing Delirium and Agitation in Older ER Patients||HealthLeaders Media|
|10/13/2019||Wasteful Spending in U.S. Healthcare as High as $935B||HealthLeaders Media|
|9/29/2019||Screening for Social Determinants Lacking||HealthLeaders Media|
|9/22/2019||When It Comes to Health, Your Zip Code May Matter||HealthLeaders Media|
|9/15/2019||Identifying At-Risk Cancer Patients||HealthLeaders Media|
|8/25/2019||Stroke Transport: Faster! Faster! Faster!||HealthLeaders Media|
|8/18/2019||Precision Medicine Initiative to Focus on Minority Groups||HealthLeaders Media|
|8/11/2019||New Guidelines to Expand Obesity Care||HealthLeaders Media|
|8/4/2019||What Drives Patients' Choice of Care Setting?||HealthLeaders Media|
|7/28/2019||The Dire Consequences of Mistaking Depression for Burnout | Medpage Today||HealthLeaders Media|
|6/30/2019||Managing Malpractice Risk in the ED||HealthLeaders Media|
|6/16/2019||Incivility in ORs Linked to Diminished Clinical Performance||HealthLeaders Media|
|5/19/2019||The Ethics of Treating Loved Ones | Medpage Today||HealthLeaders Media|
|5/12/2019||Better Care for Vision-Impaired Could Save $500 Million Annually||HealthLeaders Media|
|5/5/2019||The Influence of Online Patient Reviews||HealthLeaders Media|
|4/28/2019||In-Hospital Delirium: A Problem and a Predictor||HealthLeaders Media|
|4/21/2019||Diagnosis Mishaps Top Pediatric Malpractice Claims||HealthLeaders Media|
|4/15/2019||$2.39 Billion to Treat Multidrug-Resistant Infections||HealthLeaders Media|
|4/7/2019||Do Breast Cancer Patients Skip Follow-Up?||HealthLeaders Media|