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October 23, 2014
After Ebola patient cured, NE hospital takes cautions anew
Reducing Readmissions Starts with Better Collaboration
CDC shifts into overdrive on Ebola
As virus spreads, insurers exclude Ebola from new policies
Some US hospitals weigh withholding care to Ebola patients
CA Prop. 46 pits doctors against lawyers
Colorado Springs Health Partners gets new owner; patients unlikely to see changes
Hospital patients rarely wash their hands, may spread disease
Americans' trust in doctors is falling
October 22, 2014
'Overtreatment' Debate Circles Back to Lung Cancer Screening
Defensive Medicine Still Prevalent Despite Tort Reform
Medical costs up to 20% higher with hospital-owned physician groups
More insurers put spending limits on medical treatments
Dallas hospital will no longer treat Ebola
Hospitals' struggles to beat back familiar infections began before Ebola arrived
Demand jumps for protective equipment as Ebola cases spur hospitals into action
Phoenix VA hospital fails outside compliance review
Could virtual care heal the health system?
October 21, 2014
House Calls Key to Pioneer ACO Success
Readmissions: No Quick Fix to Costly Hospital Challenge
CDC issues new guidelines for Ebola care
Diagnosing Ebola: Why isn’t there a rapid, reliable test?
OSHA's new rules for Ebola and other diseases could be years away
Could robots aid in the Ebola fight?
October 20, 2014
How Top-Ranked MA Plans Earn Their Stars
'I can no longer defend my hospital': Dallas nurse says Texas Health Presbyterian unprepared for Ebola
US to issue new Ebola care guidelines, watch lists to shrink
October 17, 2014
Obama Names 'Ebola Czar'
CMS Offers Some ACOs $114M for 'Upfront' Costs
CDC admits to mistakes in Ebola protocol
Poll: Most Americans confident in CDC to handle Ebola
What should Ebola healthcare workers wear?
Poll: Many unaware how Ebola is spread
When doctors and nurses work together
October 16, 2014
Women's Health and Gender-Specific Guidelines
It's not just Ebola. Healthcare is pretty dangerous work.
Ebola: Second TX Nurse Diagnosed After Improper Protective Gear Application
Lax US guidelines on Ebola led to poor hospital training, experts say
Dallas hospital learned its Ebola protocols while struggling to save mortally ill patient
Obama urges 'aggressive' monitoring of Ebola threat in US
Can Dallas hospital recover from Ebola transmissions?
Union warns of Ebola nightmare for nurses
Study: Don't expect big healthcare savings from medical malpractice reform
Univ. Of Maryland first East Coast medical center to offer proton therapy
The unexpected costs of medicare
October 15, 2014
The Drug Price Reform Debate
Solutions to Healthcare's 'Obvious Corruption' Visible
Ebola: CDC Offers Rapid Response to Hospitals
Ebola in TX: Second healthcare worker tests positive
Health professionals predict onslaught of nervous patients
CDC announces faster test for enterovirus D68
Stolen medical data is now a hot commodity
Google testing virtual doctor service
October 14, 2014
16 Medicare Advantage Plans Earn 5-Star Ratings
Ebola: CDC Seeks to 'Immediately' Change Hospital Procedures
Infected Dallas nurse ID'd; gets transfusion from Ebola survivor
Dedicated Ebola hospitals sought after nurse's infection
CDC makes safety improvements at Presbyterian to reduce staff's Ebola risk
Nurses union: Hospitals not prepared for Ebola; 'huge vacuum in credibility, implementation'
Dem senator pushes to restore $120M in hospital funding
80% of NY hospitals face Medicare reimbursement penalties
Hospitals across Hudson salute emergency room nurses
Many ways to check up on your hospital
October 13, 2014
Ebola: Despite 'Full CDC Precautions,' Hospital Worker Infected
CDC will offer more Ebola training to healthcare workers
NY health system opts for WHO Ebola protocol
U.S. finds many failures in Medicare health plans
Increasing number of FL hospitals facing Medicare fines for readmissions
NM hospital sued over data breach
Opinion: Spiritual counseling to keep hospital bills lower
Google testing telemedicine service
October 10, 2014
Hospitals Battle Unions Over Mandatory Flu Shots for Nurses
HHS: There may be more Ebola cases
The CDC is carefully controlling Ebola fears
Fake Ebola patients help hospitals prepare for next case
4 things we've learned about Enterovirus D68, and 1 mystery
October 9, 2014
Building Healthcare Facilities for Quality
First Ebola patient diagnosed in US dies; possible second case discounted
Risks of performing surgery during Ebola outbreak outlined
CA prescription database privacy case heads for legal showdown
October 8, 2014
Observation Status Sparks Legal Firestorm
Healthcare workers face Ebola risks
One US hospital's strategy for stopping Ebola's advance
Shorter doc training not tied to worse outcomes, study shows
Opinion: Doctors who don't know how to talk about death
'Instagram for doctors' to be launched in Europe
October 7, 2014
How doctors test for Ebola
4 Lessons from American who survived Ebola-Like virus
Local hospitals invest in 'germ zapping' robots to decrease infection rates
October 6, 2014
Q&A: Former Texas Health Exec on Ebola's Impact
Teaching Hospitals' Conflict-of-Interest Policies Fall Short, Students Say
CDC Chief Stresses Infection Control Measures in Ebola Fight
What happens to hospital business when Ebola is in the ER?
US hospitals not prepared for Ebola virus, says nurses union
Scarier than Ebola: Human error
Phoenix Children's Hospital, billionaire entrepreneur target cancer
Military hospitals perform 'statistically worse' for some measures of childbirth care
Opinion: Ads for healthcare services do little good
October 3, 2014
Before Ebola failure, Dallas hospital saw long emergency waits
NIH official: Ignoring Ebola patient's travel history 'not excusable'
Doctor dons Ebola protection suit to protest CDC
Medicare fines 2,610 hospitals in third round of readmission penalties
Proton center closure doesn't slow new construction
Hospitals step up apology process around medical errors
Hospital: EHR Flaw Obscured Ebola Patient's Travel Note
Health regulators not rushing to probe Dallas hospital's handling of Ebola patient
October 2, 2014
Report: Hospital protocol failed in TB outbreak
8 in 10 Doctors 'Overextended' or at 'Full Capacity'
Integrating Mental Health and Primary Care
More Ebola cases in USA likely, health experts say
The healthcare system falls apart when you're a complex patient
Hospital infections with C. difficile level off
Minneapolis VA studying alternatives to pain meds
Eliminate the waiting room
October 1, 2014
Payer Calls for More Primary Care Docs, Team Care
Dallas hospital diagnoses first patient with Ebola
CT law requires hospitals to tell patients of observation status
25 years of health IT: Highs & lows
NJ Supreme Court ruling protects confidentiality of hospital's investigation in medical malpractice case