Publication: FierceHealthcare

First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Less-educated workers enter healthcare

p>The recent surge in healthcare jobs favors positions requiring less education, providing a potential pathway for lower-paid workers, according to a new report from the Brookings Institution. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 16 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Why disruptive docs may not be so bad after all

p>Has the patient satisfaction movement gone too far? Maybe so, according to Becker's Hospital Review, which calls into question the zerio tolerance approach to disruptive doctors, who may actually be better physicians than their counterparts with ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Review, Tolerance
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

4 pillars for physician engagement

p>As shifts in healthcare bring a more intent focus on team-based care and coordination, hospitals can boost physician engagement using a framework inspired by the "father of modern sociology," Max Weber, according to an article in Harvard Business ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

5 actions that make CEOs' blood boil

p>There are a few things almost all CEOs really, really hate, according to Forbes contributor Stephen J. Meyer, CEO of the Rapid Learning Institute. To prove it, he conducted a survey of executives and share the results in his latest opinion piece, ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 16 hours ago]
Entities: Dannel Malloy
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

California nurses' union braces for contract battle with Kaiser Permanente

p>A California nurses' union will begin bargaining negotiations next week with Kaiser Permanente, the eighth largest health system in the country, on a new four-year contract for nurses at its Northern California hospitals, Kaiser Health News reports. ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 17 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Standard handoff practices help children's hospitals cut errors

p>Hospitals can cut handoff-related errors nearly 70 percent by standardizing care transfers during shift changes, according to a study published ahead of print in the journal Pediatrics. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - 17 hours ago]
Entities: Pediatrics
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

New ACOs organized despite federal scrutiny

p>Two Arizona health systems are joining together to launch an accountable care organization (ACO) that will provide coordinated care to about 50,000 members, the organizations announced this week, in hopes of improving outcomes, patient satisfaction ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: Health System, Organism
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Procter & Gamble's McDonald vows to reaffirm VA values

p>Former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald, President Barack Obama's nominee to head the Department of Veterans Affairs, pledged to use his experience in business leadership to improve the embattled system at a hearing before the Senate Committee ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Minnesota physician shortage to emerge in next decade

p>A physician shortage will emerge in Minnesota in the next decade, according to a study conducted for the Minnesota Hospital Association. read more ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Medicare pilot programs waive three-day admission rule for senior patients

p>Medicare officials piloting experimental programs across dozens of U.S. hospitals want to know if dropping the requirement that limits nursing home coverage to seniors admitted to the hospital for at least three days can reduce costs and improve ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Inpatient volumes positive for first time in years

p>Hospital inpatient volumes trended positive for the first time in several years--albeit by only a slight margin--according to a new survey from Jefferies. The investment bank and securities firm also released data about hospital performance and payer ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: Investment Bank
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Johns Hopkins pays $190M to patients secretly recorded during pelvic exams

p>A gynecologist who secretly recorded thousands of women during pelvic exams using tiny hidden cameras in pens and key fobs cost Johns Hopkins Hospital $190 million in settlement claims--one of the largest on record involving sexual misconduct by ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 22 2014]

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Why disruptive docs may not be so bad after all [Published FierceHealthcare - 15 hours ago]
4 pillars for physician engagement [Published FierceHealthcare - 15 hours ago]
Less-educated workers enter healthcare [Published FierceHealthcare - 16 hours ago]
5 actions that make CEOs' blood boil [Published FierceHealthcare - 16 hours ago]
California nurses' union braces for contract ba... [Published FierceHealthcare - 17 hours ago]
Standard handoff practices help children's hosp... [Published FierceHealthcare - 17 hours ago]
New ACOs organized despite federal scrutiny [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
Medicare pilot programs waive three-day admissi... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
Minnesota physician shortage to emerge in next ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
Procter & Gamble's McDonald vows to reaffirm VA... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
Inpatient volumes positive for first time in years [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 23 2014]
Johns Hopkins pays $190M to patients secretly r... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 22 2014]
Potential pitfalls to avoid during mergers [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 22 2014]
Redesigned break rooms boost staff efficiency, ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 22 2014]
Government watchdog notes nearly 800 VA whistle... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 22 2014]
4 considerations before asking aging surgeons t... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 22 2014]
Medical marijuana: To sell or not to sell? [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 21 2014]
Tennessee hospital drastically dropped infectio... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 21 2014]
CMS announces new QIO contracts [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 21 2014]
Americans don't trust healthcare sources, find ... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 21 2014]
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Patients remain in danger from preventable errors [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 18 2014]
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Patients turn to retail clinics for chronic car... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 18 2014]
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Hospital boot camp teaches docs, nurses teamwor... [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 17 2014]
Acting VA Secretary: System fix will cost $17B [Published FierceHealthcare - Jul 17 2014]
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Why disruptive docs may not be so bad after all [Published FierceHealthcare - 15 hours ago]
p>Has the patient satisfaction movement gone too far? Maybe so, according to Becker's Hospital Review, which calls into question the zerio tolerance approach to disruptive doctors, who may actually be better physicians than their counterparts with ...
4 pillars for physician engagement [Published FierceHealthcare - 15 hours ago]
p>As shifts in healthcare bring a more intent focus on team-based care and coordination, hospitals can boost physician engagement using a framework inspired by the "father of modern sociology," Max Weber, according to an article in Harvard Business ...
Less-educated workers enter healthcare [Published FierceHealthcare - 16 hours ago]
p>The recent surge in healthcare jobs favors positions requiring less education, providing a potential pathway for lower-paid workers, according to a new report from the Brookings Institution. read more ...
5 actions that make CEOs' blood boil [Published FierceHealthcare - 16 hours ago]
p>There are a few things almost all CEOs really, really hate, according to Forbes contributor Stephen J. Meyer, CEO of the Rapid Learning Institute. To prove it, he conducted a survey of executives and share the results in his latest opinion piece, ...
California nurses' union braces for contract ba... [Published FierceHealthcare - 17 hours ago]
p>A California nurses' union will begin bargaining negotiations next week with Kaiser Permanente, the eighth largest health system in the country, on a new four-year contract for nurses at its Northern California hospitals, Kaiser Health News reports. ...
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