Quality and Safety
12:05 pm July 05, 2017
Funds earmarked for helping residents experiencing health issues linked to local water supply.
09:38 am June 27, 2017
National numbers show that women make up just 19.9 percent of corporate boards across the country.
02:35 pm June 26, 2017
Limitations in its data system prevent metrics from capturing all provider types and provider workload – among other technical and policy flaws.
03:03 pm June 22, 2017
Accenture report expects robot-assisted surgery, virtual nursing assistants, workflow tools and more offering huge potential to make patient care more efficient.
01:46 pm June 22, 2017
Hint: The health system achieved a 98.5 percent compliance rate for caregivers scanning medication and patient wristbands.
03:53 pm June 21, 2017
Conduent, Vizient, Premier, Nuance, others are ranked well for performance management and patient safety, relaying critical data for provider benchmarking, predictive analytics and more.
10:36 am June 16, 2017
The Ideation Program for Healthcare aims to foster and incubate new IT or best practices that improve the healthcare experience.
12:31 pm June 15, 2017
The program gave a glimpse into the possibility of hospitals using drones in the future.
04:02 pm June 08, 2017
The National Quality Forum is set to finalize a framework that can measure health data interoperability and identify gaps in progress.
03:59 pm June 07, 2017
A three-year study on a large mid-Atlantic hospital found that the laboratory department was hit the hardest during downtime, with patient identification as the largest challenge.