Quality

Hospitals will be expected to perform fewer unnecessary C-sections, cut down on imaging procedures…
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston has long been touted as one of the top hospitals in the…
The report from Illinois' Cook County inspector general pinned much of the blame on the system…
The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) has released the 2018 edition of its annual…
The “Just Culture” model to encourage healthcare professionals to report mistakes to focus on…
The Commonwealth Fund’s 2018 scorecard on state health system performance saw the five highest-…
The older a surgeon gets, the lower the patient mortality rate, with female surgeons in their 50s…
The Leapfrog Group’s 2018 Hospital Safety Grades found that a handful of facilities have made major…
Teaching hospitals that rack up dozens of safety violations from CMS are also the training ground…
The latest sentinel event alert from the Joint Commission said healthcare workers and organizations…
The Medical Group Management Association (MGMA), American Medical Association (AMA) and the…
Parkland Hospital in Dallas saw its most famous patient on Nov. 22, 1963, when President John F.…