Quality and Safety
03:34 pm December 13, 2017
They will jointly pursue a number of quality improvement initiatives over the coming years, officials say.
03:22 pm December 13, 2017
USC researchers said the tool can be used to pinpoint movements during robotic surgery and determine which surgeons are novices or experts.
01:26 pm December 13, 2017
The large health system aims to learn from the IT successes of more than two dozen other peers, such as Rush, Providence St. Joseph, Sutter Health and more.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement's Tejal Gandhi on building a culture of patient safety in hospitals and at home
03:25 pm December 12, 2017
The IHI Chief Clinical and Safety Officer discusses what it takes to make a real dent in patient safety issues plaguing hospitals today.
12:21 pm December 12, 2017
A new report from AMA and Accenture finds phishing is the most common type of attack.
02:35 pm December 07, 2017
New research finds patients could benefit if they are invited to co-produce medical notes with doctors rather than simply reading them.
03:43 pm December 06, 2017
Chicago-based Saint Anthony sued Leapfrog in November for giving the hospital an inaccurate grade -- but Leapfrog claims the grade is based on self-submitted data the hospital failed to review.
10:58 am December 05, 2017
With algorithms and analytics, first-moving health orgs are reaping alternative payment models to reduce readmissions, incentivize physicians to coordinate care and improve patient satisfaction.
02:49 pm December 04, 2017
Cloud-based platform keeps patients informed about their condition and care.
02:36 pm December 04, 2017
Sens. John McCain, R-Arizona, and Jerry Moran, R-Kansas introduced legislation Monday designed to modernize the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ healthcare system.