Insights and Analysis

Feb 26, 2019
King’s Daughters’Hospital in Madison, Ind., beefed up security, training and communication after a shooting in its emergency department.
Feb 21, 2019
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: North Country Healthcare, Littleton, N.H., names CEO; and South County Health, Wakefield, R.I., selects CEO.
Feb 20, 2019
Harney District Hospital, Burns, Ore., is one of many hospitals nationwide that have embraced the Lean mentality, modeled after Toyota’s discipline of lean manufacturing in the 1950s to ensure high quality products. At AHA’s 2019 Rural Health Care Leadership Conference, attendees learned how rural…
Feb 20, 2019
Also in this weekly roundup of nursing news: video of nurse singing to patient goes viral, and executive moves in the field.
Feb 19, 2019
As the 2019 chair of the AHA’s Section for Small or Rural Hospitals, I can attest that AHA is stepping up in a big way to grapple with the issues that affect many rural hospitals.
Feb 19, 2019
Glendale, Calif.-based Adventist Medical Center has built a growing community of grief support facilitators.
Feb 13, 2019
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: Sutter Health names first chief population officer, and Cache Valley Hospital names chief medical officer.
Feb 13, 2019
Also in this weekly roundup of nurse-related news: remembering America’s first black nurse, and executive moves in the field.
Feb 13, 2019
In efforts to increase primary care use in the community and decrease avoidable emergency department visits, Copley Hospital in Morrisville, Vt., has spent the past few years examining state data to better understand its population’s needs.