Patient care and Information

Mar 2, 2021
In this episode, Marcus Osborne, senior vice president at Walmart, talks about consumerism in health care.
Feb 20, 2021
Today, more than ever, patient experience and convenience are having a stronger influence on how consumers choose providers
Jan 19, 2021
The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology Jan. 15 added new frequently asked questions to its FAQs on the information blocking provisions in its final rule updating information sharing provisions for health care providers,…
Dec 16, 2020
In this Members in Action podcast, Julia Resnick, Senior Program Manager at the AHA, is speaking with Dr. Nancy Guinn, medical director of Presbyterian at Home and Dr. Elizabeth de Pirro, medical director of hospital at home and complete care. They will be discussing how Presbyterian is improving…
Dec 3, 2020
To care for patients with opioid use disorder, a multidisciplinary team at Dell Seton Medical Center in Austin, Texas, initiates treatment and recovery using buprenorphine, then helps transition follow-up care to an outpatient clinic.
Nov 8, 2020
The novel coronavirus global pandemic upended hospitals and hospital laboratories when it penetrated the US.
Oct 15, 2020
What if you could "flex up" your med-surg units to increase capacity, not only for COVID-19 care but also for future situations where patient demand is unpredictable?
Jun 5, 2020
In the fight against Clostridioides difficile (C. diff; formerly known as Clostridium difficile), hospitals have become extra vigilant about rapidly diagnosing and treating infected patients.
Apr 9, 2020
Burnout is a significant challenge for health care organizations, especially in rural hospitals that struggle with recruiting new clinicians.