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January 31, 2014
Physician Wait Times Vary Sharply Among Major US Markets
US says results encouraging for healthcare delivery reforms
January 30, 2014
ICU Infection Prevention Practices Lax
Study: Little evidence of better care at expensive hospitals
To schedule a doc visit, get in line
Hospitals cut blood transfusions to improve patient recovery, bottom line
January 29, 2014
Hidden financial ties rattle top health quality group
What patients will share to improve care
January 28, 2014
Pledges Reduce Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescribing Rates
Brooklyn hospitals to close without federal money, Mayor and Governor say
Jackson Health Trust votes to phase out unpopular healthcare contribution
Hospitals struggle with intravenous saline shortage
KentuckyOne warns of possible layoffs, must improve performance by $218M
Intravenous nurses make points
January 27, 2014
Doctors abusing Medicare face fines and expulsion
Doctor breaks neck, sees reality of healthcare
SF General Hospital adopts changes after missing patient's death
Hospital employment in Northeast PA falls 10 percent
Little Threat to Specialists' Revenue in Choosing Wisely Recommendations
Opinion: The complexities of race and racism in healthcare
January 24, 2014
AHA Eyes 'Extremely Challenging' 2014
HL20: Laurent Gueris—Creating a Patient Experience Environment
Dirty instruments lead to investigation of Seattle Hospital
MN hospitals report fewer preventable mistakes
Teaching doctors the art of negotiation
January 23, 2014
HL20: Kristine Aznavoorian, RN, MS—Working to Heal Sexually Abused Children
Jackson hospital reaches deal with unions to restore workers' pay
Community Health gets US OK to buy HMA
Allegheny Health Network to ink 5-year deal with Johns Hopkins for cancer treatment
Boston Medical Center is ahead of the curve on alarm fatigue
Opinion: Time to fire somebody
January 22, 2014
Anthem exec: Data-sharing will trump hospital mergers
January 21, 2014
Tailoring Cardiac Care for Women
Medicare agency seeks to speed up appeals for coverage
Doctors' dress code aims to halt nasty germs
January 20, 2014
AL, GA earn failing grades in new healthcare report card
New medical codes parse ailments to the finest detail
Seals of approval for home healthcare providers
January 17, 2014
Doctors say pressure on ERs may rise, give U.S. failing grade
Lots of new patients, too few doctors
January 16, 2014
HL20: Cheryl Bartlett, RN—Public Health Advocacy, From Bottom to Top
Jackson Health System trying to figure out why the surge in uninsured patients
FDA asks doctors, dentists to stop prescribing high-dose acetaminophen
January 15, 2014
CMS to Release Physician Payment Data
New orthopedic consortium pushes back against migration to hospital employment
No easy definition for 'abusive' prescribing
January 14, 2014
Hospitals blast proposed cut in jobless benefits debate
Why doctors are fighting over blood pressure guidelines
NM ruling will allow doctors to help patients die
January 13, 2014
Healthcare Job Growth Weak in 2013
Healthcare job losses for first time in decade
January 10, 2014
Overnight Status for Outpatients in MD Raises Safety Concerns
Fairview restricts visitors to its 6 MN hospitals to fight flu
NV continues to rank poorly in numbers of doctors, nurses
January 9, 2014
NFP Groups Release CA Patient Experience Rankings
Opinion: Can 2014 be the year of real healthcare innovation?
Outpatient surgery center plans overnight stays
Who defines 'medical necessity'?
January 8, 2014
Fresh Take on Hospital Discharges Cuts Readmissions
Hospitals overcharging patients, nurses' union says
Report finds more flaws in digitizing patient files
January 7, 2014
Healthcare Spending Growth Hits 53-Year Low
Top Quality Issues for 2014, Part 2
364 hospitals have high rates of overall readmissions, new Medicare data show
Study finds more diabetic hospital visits when food budgets dip
January 6, 2014
Top Quality Issues for 2014, Part 1
Retail Medicine a Big Shift for 2014
Providing healthcare complicated in rural areas
January 3, 2014
Top Healthcare Buzzwords for 2014, Part 2
SLIDESHOW: HLM Council Members Discuss Changing Organizational Culture
Obamacare's Medicaid expansion may create Oregon-like ER strain
TX hospital fires worker for revealing prices up front, lawsuit says
January 2, 2014
Healthcare Uncertainties to Intensify in 2014
Top Healthcare Buzzwords for 2014, Part 1
Vanderbilt revives plans for children's hospital expansion