This multi-case study describes how eight hospitals used Lean Six Sigma to examine and improve work processes and identify causes and targeted solutions for failure to clean hands.
The AHA supports policies that encourage the continued development of out-of-pocket estimates, when appropriate.
The one issue that all stakeholders – hospitals, physicians, insurers and consumers – agree on is that patients should not be balance billed for emergency…
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Patients should not be balance billed for emergency services, or for services obtained in any in-network facility when the patient could reasonably have…
The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee June 19 introduced the Lower Health Care Costs Act (S.1895), legislation to prevent surprise medical…
AHA comments to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (HELP) on the revised version of bill (S.