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Ebola: A Call for Designated Hospitals

Specialized treatment centers would not only treat what is likely to be a growing number of Ebola patients in the U.S., but also perform research and test drugs and procedures that will save lives.

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'Overtreatment' Debate Circles Back to Lung Cancer Screening

Tinker Ready, for HealthLeaders Media, October 22, 2014

Defensive Medicine Still Prevalent Despite Tort Reform

John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, October 22, 2014

Medical costs up to 20% higher with hospital-owned physician groups

Los Angeles Times, October 22, 2014

More insurers put spending limits on medical treatments

NPR / Kaiser Health News, October 22, 2014

Dallas hospital will no longer treat Ebola

The Hill, October 22, 2014

Hospitals' struggles to beat back familiar infections began before Ebola arrived

Kaiser Health News, October 22, 2014

Demand jumps for protective equipment as Ebola cases spur hospitals into action

The New York Times, October 22, 2014

Phoenix VA hospital fails outside compliance review

USA Today, October 22, 2014

Could virtual care heal the health system?

Wired, October 22, 2014

House Calls Key to Pioneer ACO Success

Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, October 21, 2014

Readmissions: No Quick Fix to Costly Hospital Challenge

Christopher Cheney, for HealthLeaders Media, October 21, 2014

CDC issues new guidelines for Ebola care

The New York Times, October 21, 2014

Diagnosing Ebola: Why isn’t there a rapid, reliable test?

CBS News, October 21, 2014

OSHA's new rules for Ebola and other diseases could be years away

Bloomberg Businessweek, October 21, 2014

Could robots aid in the Ebola fight?

CNET, October 21, 2014

How Top-Ranked MA Plans Earn Their Stars

Christopher Cheney, for HealthLeaders Media, October 20, 2014

'I can no longer defend my hospital': Dallas nurse says Texas Health Presbyterian unprepared for Ebola

NBC San Diego, October 20, 2014

US to issue new Ebola care guidelines, watch lists to shrink

Reuters, October 20, 2014

Obama Names 'Ebola Czar'

The New York Times, October 17, 2014

CMS Offers Some ACOs $114M for 'Upfront' Costs

John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, October 17, 2014

Quality in an Ambulatory Surgical Setting

With so many procedures now shifting from inpatient settings to ambulatory/outpatient surgical facilities, quality is receiving greater scrutiny.

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