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Themed publications aren’t my thing. Maybe it’s an attention span problem or that my brain is…
Quality reporting has changed the stakes in all aspects of healthcare. We’ve come to rely on…
In the world of value-based care and pay for performance, proper coding and documentation can raise…
With more communication training, cardiologists and their teams could improve their patients’…
The size of cardiovascular studies is one factor forcing health systems and practices to consider…
Sometimes the planets align. This time, it’s to the advantage of patients at risk of in-hospital…
When the prices of two generic medications skyrocketed, health systems worked to rein in costs…
The entry of new players and dozens of potentially disruptive mergers and acquisitions are pushing…
With 45 percent of today’s cardiologists older than 56 and a quarter of nurses who are planning to…
Physicians and patients have long awaited the next step beyond catheter ablation for ventricular…
Paying for call coverage isn’t always an option and, even when it is, sometimes it’s more bandage…
The days of physicians saying, “I want this” are fading fast, if not gone, in many locations, as…