September, 2021

MBA In Healthcare: A Quick Guide

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Healthcare management is not an easy field of expertise. It demands a lot of time and professionalism from those who tackle it.

Kaiser Permanente union in California nearing strike

Health Care Dive

The union contends the health system is planning "hefty cuts" to nurse wages and benefits despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and high levels of burnout among staff

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Whose Global Health Security?

Bill Of Health

By Aeyal Gross. The current discussion within the World Health Organization (WHO) of a “ pandemic treaty ” aims at better solutions to “health emergencies.”.

Necessity is the Mother(board) – How COVID-19 Inspires Local Communities to Build Broadband

Health Populi

“The simple fact is that the federal and state governments are doing almost nothing to help people who have a broadband service available that partially meets their needs but abuses them with regular price hikes, spotty reliability, and poor customer service.

NAHQ Advances Workforce Development

NAHQ

Fall has arrived, the night air is getting crisper, and I am feeling energized coming from a wonderful experience at NAHQ NEXT earlier this month. This was our second fully virtual conference, and I was so pleased with the level of interaction and conversation.

How COVID has changed the healthcare workplace

Pro CRNA

By Thomas Davis, DNAP, MAE, CRNA. COVID-19 has changed the way we live, work, and interact with one another. For some, the hype and hysteria connected to COVID lifestyle changes are oppressive whereas to others it is viewed as the way we should have been conducting business all along.

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How artificial intelligence is making health care more human

Health Care Dive

Health-care institutions have been anticipating the impact that artificial intelligence (AI) will have on the performance and efficiency of their operations and their workforces—and the quality of patient care

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Legal and Ethical Analysis of Court-Ordered Ivermectin Treatment for COVID-19

Bill Of Health

By Jennifer S. Bard. A judge in Ohio ruled on Monday that a hospital in the region must administer ivermectin to a patient very sick with COVID-19 in their ICU, despite the decision by the medical staff, in agreement with recent statements by the U.S.

Telehealth is Health: It’s Telehealth Awareness Week

Health Populi

In April 2020, telemedicine morphed into mainstream medical care as hospitals and physicians risk-managed exposure to infection by meeting with patients, virtually, when possible.

Seniors’ Desire to Age in Place Remains Overwhelmingly Popular

Home Health Care

The COVID-19 emergency has only strengthened the desire seniors have to age in place — an already favorable position among older adults.

Monday Morning Update 9/13/21

HIStalk

Top News Researchers Dean Sittig, PhD and Hardeep Singh, MD, News

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MMIT/Evaluate Acquire Panalgo To Bring Speed and Trust To Pharma Analytics and Decision-Making

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Managed Markets Insight & Technology (MMIT) and Evaluate (a Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe and Hg portfolio company)—which joined forces last month to become a $1.6 billion global pharma commercial intelligence provider—announced the acquisition of […].

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Over 2,000 workers at Catholic Health Mercy Hospital in New York plan strike

Health Care Dive

Staff at the Buffalo facility are ready to strike in less than two weeks if they're unable to nab a new contract with the measures they say are necessary to attract and retain staff

Equipping the Next Generation of Health Justice Leaders

Bill Of Health

By Yael Cannon. Health justice begins with exploring and understanding health disparities and the role of law in facilitating the social, political, and economic determinants at their roots.

#LoveThyNeighbor – A Faith-Based Call for Vaccination

Health Populi

The Catholic Health Association (CHA) is urging Americans to “love thy neighbor” by getting the COVID-19 vaccine, Sister Mary Haddad wrote in an editorial published in Modern Healthcare, published on September 3, 2011. Sister Mary is CEO and President of CHA.

How Home-Based Care Companies Are Carving Out a Space in Hospital-at-Home Programs

Home Health Care

When it comes to running a successful hospital-at-home model, many have stressed the importance of having a home care component to complement clinical service offerings and provide assistance with patients’ everyday activities.

Monday Morning Update 9/20/21

HIStalk

Top News Definitive Healthcare shares end the week at $48.99, News

Building The Right Foundation For AI In Healthcare

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Joachim Roski, Principal, Booz Allen Hamilton and Kevin Vigilante, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Booz Allen Hamilton. As artificial intelligence (AI) continues to transform our world, the healthcare sector stands to substantially […]. The article Building The Right Foundation For AI In Healthcare appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

HCA to acquire 5 Utah hospitals from Steward Health Care

Health Care Dive

The move comes less than a week after the state's largest provider, Intermountain Healthcare, announced a merger with SCL Health to expand its footprint to Colorado, Montana and Kansas

There’s More to Decision-Making Capacity than Cognitive Function

Bill Of Health

The Health Law, Policy, Bioethics, and Biotechnology Workshop provides a forum for discussion of new scholarship in these fields from the world’s leading experts. Though the Workshop is typically open to the public, it is not currently, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

How Telehealth is Helping Underserved Populations in Healthcare

Health Recovery

The healthcare ecosystem is experiencing many obstacles today. The COVID-19 pandemic, the nursing shortage, and the added challenge of health inequity pose large barriers to healthcare delivery. COVID-19 Industry trends Social determinants of health Access to care

LHC Group to Acquire Home Health Assets in 22 States from HCA-Brookdale Venture

Home Health Care

LHC Group Inc. Nasdaq: LHCG) has already hit a record year for M&A activity. It added to its streak in a major way on Wednesday, announcing an agreement to purchase Brookdale Health Care Services agencies in 22 states from the recently formed venture between Brookdale Senior Living Inc.

URGENT: QSO-20-38-NH Revised … Testing Changes Effective Immediately

Briggs Healthcare

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare. Late the afternoon of Friday, September 10, 2021, CMS posted a revised QSO-20-38-NH.

3 Tips For Creating A Website For Your Medical Practice

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Running a medical practice comes with a wide range of responsibilities. From patient record management to abiding by regulatory medical guidelines, you have a long list of priorities to tend to. One of these priorities […]. The article 3 Tips For Creating A Website For Your Medical Practice appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

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More than half of states will see nursing demand outstrip supply in the next 5 years, Mercer finds

Health Care Dive

Other predictions include that primary care will increasingly be provided by non-physicians, like physician assistants and nurse practitioners, and demand for mental health providers will rise by more than 10

The Feminist Political Economy of Health Justice

Bill Of Health

By Jennifer Cohen. Profit-motivated economic activity conflicts with the realization of population health and health justice.

Research Analyst – Population Health Team

NASHP

The National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) is seeking an individual to join the Population and Public Health Team as a Research Analyst. The Research Analyst will assist team-based initiatives designed to support state policymakers in improving population health and wellbeing.

‘It’s Impacting the Entire Industry’: The Threat Climate Change Poses to Home-Based Care

Home Health Care

Home-based care players tout their ability to proactively aid seniors’ health, as opposed to just reactively, and for good reason. Their ability to do just that makes them valuable to patients, payers and partners.

CMS Posts Latest County Positivity Rates

Briggs Healthcare

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare. CMS has posted the latest county positivity rates for August 18th through August 31, 2021. Remember that the “archived” rates are found on the individual sheets or pages at the bottom of the Excel spreadsheet.

How AI and Blockchain Can Help Ease Interoperability Between Healthcare Systems

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Tom Hickman, U.S. director of business development and sales, Chainyard. The healthcare industry is under intense pressure to improve its efficiency. However, interoperability between technology and various integrated systems presents many challenges that are […].