Quality

The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) in Baltimore has been cited for several violations…
Of the nine categories included in the 2019 Best Medical Schools rankings released by U.S. News and…
Patients with disabilities or living in poverty have poorer health outcomes and higher costs.…
The House and Energy Commerce Committee has sent letters to CMS and four hospital accreditation…
Providers should expect to see some concrete action taken soon on reducing the burden of quality…
Sentinel events are serious adverse incidents that result in a patient dying or suffering a serious…
Hawaii topped the second annual U.S. News and World Report state healthcare rankings, which used…
More hospitals are screening patients on health-related social needs as the industry has recognized…
It may be obvious to those working in hospitals—and especially in emergency medicine&…
The establishment of a primary care-led regional health improvement collaboration in the Cleveland…
In a single year, more than 600,000 patients in Washington state received services that would be…
A five-star rating on CMS’s Nursing Home Compare website may not equate to “…