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Hospital will release patients treated for Ebola as virus scares continue

p>Atlanta's Emory University Hospital will discharge two American aid workers treated for the Ebola virus today, USA Today reports, but virus scares continue to pop up throughout the country.   read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Patient satisfaction may not correlate with care quality

p>Care quality and patient satisfaction do not necessarily correlate, according to a new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Internal Medicine
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Study: Improve outpatient care to prevent repeat ER visits for acute heart failure

p>Nearly one-third of acute heart failure patients seen in hospital emergency departments in Florida and California during 2010 returned to the emergency setting the following year, according to a study recently published in Circulation: Cardiovascular ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

6 ways nurses can reduce patient suffering

p>In order to boost patient satisfaction and reduce suffering throughout the healthcare continuum, nurses must improve the perception of patient care that they provide every day, according to Advance Healthcare Network for Nurses. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Be a better CEO: The chief empathy officer

p>As hospitals and health systems consolidate into large companies that focus more on the bottom line, healthcare leaders must remember the importance of empathy and humanity, according to  a  blog post from Eric J. Hall, president & CEO of HealthCare ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Officer, Eric J, Healthcare
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Altruistic nurses more likely to burn out on the job

p>Although in theory it seems that helping others would be the right motivator to enter the nursing profession, a new study by University of Akron researchers finds that caring, nurturing and altruistic nurses actually experience more stress and burnout. ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Older, sicker minority patients more likely to die after urological surgery

p>Older, sicker, minority patients and those with public insurance are more likely to die from a potentially preventable complication after commonly performed urological surgeries, according to a study published in BJU International.  read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

60% of C-suite execs hired from outside

p>More hospitals go outside of their organizations to recruit chief executives, according to survey results from Billian's HealthDATA and Porter Research. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Organism
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Bipartisan Policy Center report breaks down health reform challenges

p>The Bipartisan Policy Center released a white paper report offering legislative and regulatory recommendations regarding the challenges and opportunities for healthcare delivery system reform and the shift from volume- to value-based care. read ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

4 survival tactics for the volatile healthcare industry

p>In the volatile world of healthcare, bold moves can sometimes lead to disaster and attempts to force a revolutionary idea can lead to serious repercussions, writes Dan Beckham in a Hospitals & Health Networks opinion piece. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Healthcare, Disaster
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Is antibacterial soap safe for healthcare workers?

p>Despite the proven benefits of hand-washing, use of antibacterial soap may expose healthcare workers to "potentially unsafe levels" of a common chemical currently under Food and Drug Administration scrutiny, according to a new study published in ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Hospital ICUs should reconsider use of harmful patient restraints

p>Hospitals should reconsider whether physical restraints are a good tool to use, especially in the intensive care unit as they could be ineffective or harmful in some situations, writes author Ravi Parikh in an article in The Atlantic. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Aug 19 2014]

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Patient satisfaction may not correlate with car... [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
p>Care quality and patient satisfaction do not necessarily correlate, according to a new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. read more ...
6 ways nurses can reduce patient suffering [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
p>In order to boost patient satisfaction and reduce suffering throughout the healthcare continuum, nurses must improve the perception of patient care that they provide every day, according to Advance Healthcare Network for Nurses. read more ...
Hospital will release patients treated for Ebol... [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
p>Atlanta's Emory University Hospital will discharge two American aid workers treated for the Ebola virus today, USA Today reports, but virus scares continue to pop up throughout the country.   read more ...
Study: Improve outpatient care to prevent repea... [Published FierceHealthcare - 5 hours ago]
p>Nearly one-third of acute heart failure patients seen in hospital emergency departments in Florida and California during 2010 returned to the emergency setting the following year, according to a study recently published in Circulation: Cardiovascular ...
Be a better CEO: The chief empathy officer [Published FierceHealthcare - 6 hours ago]
p>As hospitals and health systems consolidate into large companies that focus more on the bottom line, healthcare leaders must remember the importance of empathy and humanity, according to  a  blog post from Eric J. Hall, president & CEO of HealthCare ...
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