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December 1, 2010
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New York hospital’s PICU celebrates one year without central line infections
Five tips for avoiding diagnostic errors
Scanning medication reduces errors
November 1, 2010
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Risk reduction strategies healthcare finance leaders can use to minimize financial exposure
Competitors lead hospital's financial turnaround
Avoid denials with clean claims, accurate information
October 1, 2010
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Nursing’s growing role
Six steps to ensure new nurse manager success
Hospital uses pocket-sized handout to improve core measures compliance
September 1, 2010
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A focus on family
August 1, 2010
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What physicians want
Seven changes for med schools to train doctors for reform era
July 1, 2010
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Physicians turn to online communications
Leading CPOE: Whose job is it?
Five tips to guide your hospital?s social media policy
OCR’s first HITECH guidance: Risk analysis
E-pharmacy catches drug mistakes for rural hospitals
June 1, 2010
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AHRQ provides guidance on collecting quality, patient safety information
Fewer preventable events equal lower medical malpractice claims, says RAND
Is comparative effectiveness cost-effective?
The key to a high-performance multihospital system
Despite shrinking budgets, hospitals maintain infection control funding
May 1, 2010
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Benchmarking for Beleaguered Budgets
Does Guaranteed Payment Guarantee Benefit?
Minimize RAC Takeback
Five Ways Health IT Leaders Can Fight Medicare Fraud
April 1, 2010
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Is Hospital Job Growth in the Cards in 2010?
Spell Out the Good and the Bad in Employee Assessments
Joint Commission Issues Interim Staffing Effectiveness Standards
Simple Steps to Avoid Staff Burnout
Does your governing board understand medical staff issues?
March 1, 2010
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How ready are hospitals for meaningful use?
Hive marketing and social media
The top 10 mobile app trends for 2010
HITECH, major settlements, EHRs, and more
February 1, 2010
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Patient safety: Decade after 'To Err Is Human': Are hospitals safer?
Nurses’ repetitive processes catch medication errors
Leadership: Value vs. volume: Can we pay for quality?
January 1, 2010
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Safety: Hospital violence spurs renewed focus on security