Abby Hess

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FORTUNE — Our country is facing a health care crisis. States are divided on Obamacare and Medicaid, and new legislation is not making any clear progress in increasing access to affordable health care. According to findings by the Urban Institute, nearly two out of every three uninsured low-income …

Health IT Success: Quality Measures for Interoperable Electronic Health Records

Health Information Technology: Best Practices Transforming Quality, Safety, and Efficiency

Health Information

What Workflow Research Will Achieve

AHRQ Speaks with Healthcare IS: What Workflow Research Will …


If You Don't Like the Label, Don't Live It.

There’s been a lot of talk about the cost of education for those in the health care professions. The new answer to health care reform for nurses, at …

A Doctor Confides, “My Primary Doc is a Nurse”

Last week I interviewed a doctor who told me that his primary care doc is a “physician assistant” who has been trained to deliver primary care. He …

Health Care

10 signs you're a burned-out ER nurse

Ron Chapple Studios | ThinkStock + Scrubs<p>“Never, ever lie to your ER nurse. Their BS detectors are excellent, and you lose all credibility when you …