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Ebola in the U.S.: Reason to Fear, to Hope, to Prepare

At some point an Ebola case will probably show up at a U.S. hospital, most likely in a big-city ED. Here's what hospitals should be doing to prepare.

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Study: Cancer costs 'skyrocketed' despite drug cuts

The Hill, September 30, 2014

Federal doctor ratings face accuracy, value questions

USA Today, September 30, 2014

FDA pushes to improve medical device security

InformationWeek, September 30, 2014

Driving Down Claims Denials

Rene Letourneau, for HealthLeaders Media, September 29, 2014

For many new Medicaid enrollees, care is hard to find, report says

The New York Times, September 29, 2014

Accountability slow to reach rural hospitals

Chicago Tribune / Kaiser Health News, September 29, 2014

Siouxland healthcare providers make adjustments to fix doctor shortage

Sioux City Journal, September 29, 2014

Local PA hospitals dread Oct. 1 as flu shots remain on delay

WFMZ-TV, September 29, 2014

Telemetry Overuse Cost Health System $4.8 Million in One Year

Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, September 26, 2014

3 More Pioneer ACOs Say They Will Quit

Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, September 26, 2014

HHS awarding $200M to fight chronic diseases

The Hill, September 26, 2014

Personal attention seen as antidote to rising health costs

Kaiser Health News, September 26, 2014

How the slowdown in Medicare spending is affecting hospitals

U.S. News and World Report, September 26, 2014

VA implements waiting room 'smart chairs'

InformationWeek, September 26, 2014

IV Fluids Shortage Continues

Lena J. Weiner, for HealthLeaders Media, September 25, 2014

Proton Beam Therapy Center Closure Illuminates Costs

Christopher Cheney, for HealthLeaders Media, September 25, 2014

US hospitals unprepared to handle Ebola waste

Reuters, September 25, 2014

Feds target physician-owned companies for unnecessary surgeries

CBS News, September 25, 2014

TX hospital CEO apologizes for infants' TB exposure

ABC News, September 25, 2014

Thanks to Obamacare, virtual-reality doctors are booming

Fortune, September 25, 2014

Building for Quality

Leaders at three healthcare systems describe how innovative building design ideas can improve quality outcomes and how, sometimes, the good ideas don?t work out so well.

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