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How to Make Your Child's Hospital Stay Safer, Less Stressful

Jul 19, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: How to Make Your Child's Hospital Stay Safer, Less StressfulCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/18/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/18/2019 12:00:00...
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Ping An Good Doctor to develop “internet hospital” model with 50 hospitals in China

Jul 19, 2019 , Mobile Health News
Chinese healthcare ecosystem platform Ping An Good Doctor has reached strategic cooperation with nearly 50 hospitals across China, including the Aviation General Hospital of China Medical University, Sichuan Second Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, and the Fourth Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, to jointly develop a new “internet hospital” model, the company recently announced. DEVELOPMENTS LEADING TO THE INTERNET HOSPITAL...
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UnitedHealth’s Optum To Take Over California Health System’s Non-Clinical Operations

Jul 18, 2019 , Forbes
The deal will allow Optum to take on John Muir Health’s key administrative functions including information technology, revenue cycle management and analytics of a healthcare system that boasts a network of more than 1,000 physicians and two large hospitals east of San...
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Disinfectants Can't Stop This Dangerous Hospital Germ

Jul 18, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Disinfectants Can't Stop This Dangerous Hospital GermCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/16/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/17/2019 12:00:00...
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UnitedHealth's Optum strikes deal with Bay Area hospital in bid to keep it independent

Jul 18, 2019 , CNBC Health
Optum's new partnership with John Muir Health aims at helping the small Northern California hospital operator become more...
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UK doctors reveal separation of twins joined at the head

Jul 17, 2019 , Reuters
Two-year-old twins joined at the head have undergone successful surgery at a British hospital to separate their skulls, brains and blood vessels, doctors said on Tuesday....
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Update To Controversial Hospital Star Ratings Delayed Until Expert Panel Reviews Changes

Jul 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The American Hospital Association spoke out in support of CMS' decision to hold off on releasing the ratings, which have long provoked push back from the industry over the methodology the agency uses....
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Many Pneumonia Patients Get Too Many Antibiotics

Jul 13, 2019 , WebMD
Each year in the United States, pneumonia sends 1 million adults to the hospital. The new study examined the medical records of 6,500 pneumonia patients treated at 43 Michigan hospitals. Of those, 60% were interviewed by phone within a month after they left the...
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Doctor Pay Hits $266K For Primary Care, $443K For Specialists

Jul 13, 2019 , Forbes
Specialists’ compensation increased 4.4% to $443,881 last year from $425,136 in 2017, according to the 2019 MGMA DataDive Provider Compensation, which comes from a dataset of 147,000 providers from more than 5,800 organizations including doctor, hospital and academic-owned...
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‘Teach Rob Your Job’: CEO’s video series boosts morale, engagement

Jul 13, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
To unite an organization with scattered locations, Hamilton Health Sciences’ chief tours departments to find out what staffers are up to. The series has boosted his accessibility and staff awareness. Down in a basement at a Hamilton Health Sciences hospital, a long-term employee worked in a lab just across the hall from the Medical Device […] The post ‘Teach Rob Your Job’: CEO’s video series boosts morale, engagement appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Croatia's drugs wholesalers limit hospital deliveries as debts rise

Jul 13, 2019 , Reuters
Croatian drug wholesalers have decided to limit deliveries of medicines to some hospitals in a row over mounting debts and urged the government to pay immediately at least half of them now totaling 2.6 billion kuna ($396 million)....
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Hospitals Block ‘Surprise Billing’ Measure In California

Jul 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
California lawmakers on Wednesday pulled legislation that would have protected some patients from surprise medical bills for emergency care, citing opposition from hospitals. They vowed to resurrect the bill next...
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Hospital-Hosted Simulated Surgery Offers UAH Nursing Students Interprofessional Education Experience

Jul 12, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Clinical simulations are an integral part of the curriculum in the College of Nursing at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), with most taking place in the College’s Learning and Technology Resource Center (LTRC). This 10,615-square-foot mock hospital includes, among other resources, seven......
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Addicted To Ran, Ovarian Cancer Cells Stop Moving When Deprived

Jul 12, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Did you know that 90% of cancer patients die from distant metastasis? The latter occurs when cancer cells have the ability to move within the patient’s body and invade its healthy tissues. In a study published in Nature Communications, researchers from the University of Montreal Hospital Research Ce......
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Reduced work hours for trainee doctors not seen to compromise care

Jul 12, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Physicians who trained in U.S. hospitals under recent reforms that capped their work hours appear to provide care that's similar in cost and quality to doctors who trained before workday reforms took effect, a new study suggests....
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Cuts to Trainee Doctors' Hours Haven't Affected Care

Jul 12, 2019 , WebMD
They analyzed nearly 486,000 hospitalizations of Medicare patients before and after the training hours cap was implemented and found no evidence that it had any impact on the quality of care delivered by new...
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In Health Care, We All Have Biases

Jul 12, 2019 , American Journal of Nursing
Everyone involved in health care is likely aware of the disparities that exist in the system, from private patients who get fast-tracked and admitted to private rooms (all hospitals seem to have a “VIP” floor) to individuals who must wait until they are very ill and then can be treated as an emergency. And even [...] The post In Health Care, We All Have Biases appeared first on Off the...
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Welcome to Nursing’s New Grads!

Jul 12, 2019 , American Journal of Nursing
Nervous and excited is normal. It’s late June and by now most new grads are beginning their careers. Based on tradition, most of you will be working in the acute care setting. Some may have found positions, like my niece did when she graduated, in out-of-hospital surgical centers, or perhaps you’ve taken a position in [...] The post Welcome to Nursing’s New Grads! appeared first on Off the...
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4 steps to reduce a hospital social media crisis

Jul 12, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Is your social media policy easy to understand? A report from Altimeter Group says social media crises are on the rise. But with proper preparation, you can avoid them. This is good news for hospital CEOs who view social media as a potential disaster waiting to happen. The report lists what organizations—including hospitals—can do to prepare. Altimeter […] The post 4 steps to reduce a hospital social media crisis appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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State Highlights: Holy Cross Hospital Opens $6.5M Unit In Chicago To Address Mental Health Needs; Rhode Island Studies Ways To Improve Troubled City Schools

Jul 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Illinois, Rhode Island, North Carolina, Washington, Alaska, California, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Michigan, Arizona, Wisconsin, Colorado, District of Columbia and...
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