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16 Features of a Safe Patient Room

April 04, 2013 | Print | Email<p>The AARP has illustrated a hospital room focused on patient safety, using 16 features already in place in hospitals …

7 Important Findings on Hospital Readmissions

March 19, 2013 | Print | Email<p>Hospital readmission rates are a constant source of researchers' and academics' analysis, particularly as American …

University of Utah Health Care's 5-Pronged Approach to Patient Satisfaction

April 08, 2013 | Print | Email<p>In fiscal year 2011, satisfaction with outpatient care at Salt Lake City-based University of Utah Health Care was in …

Study: Hospital-Outpatient Provider Communication Alone May Not Affect Readmissions

March 29, 2013 | Print | Email<p>Post-discharge communication between inpatient and outpatient providers may not in itself improve 30-day hospital …

Even A Doctor Can’t Keep His Father Safe In The Hospital

Three years ago, on a Friday afternoon, I received a frantic phone call from my mother. My active and healthy father was in the hospital with a …

The Glass Hospital: Transparency in quality for a consumer-driven healthcare system

Free market competition within the service industry is usually beneficial for all participants, especially the consumer. Aggressive competition …

Study: Hospital boards need more focus on quality of care

When it comes to promoting quality care, U.S. hospital leaders have room for improvement. Board chairs of U.S. hospitals not only have less training …

Healthgrades: Which states have the safest hospitals?

A report shows how quality "significantly" varies from state to state in key health areas linked to mortality.<p>Arizona, California, Illinois and Ohio scored the best marks for hospital care in a new report that says quality varies "significantly" from state to state in key health areas linked to …

4 Gifts For Digital Health Geeks

Know anyone interested in getting complete metrics about their physical well-being? These gifts will make sure they know everything that’s happening to their body (not recommended for hypochondriacs).<p>Whether you’re ready or not, the age of digital health is upon us. In the not-so-distant future, …

God’s Hotel: A doctor, a hospital and a pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine | Virtual Canuck

A book review:<p>I stumbled onto this book in the public library and I guess the title first attracted me. But fear not, the book does no proselytizing …

Better medicine, brought to you by big data

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / lenetstan<p>Slowly but surely, health care is becoming a killer app for big data. Whether it’s Hadoop, …