January 28, 2019
A leading group of health care experts has declared physician burnout a "public health crisis," citing its impact on physician wellbeing and the U.S. health care system as a whole.
January 7, 2019
HHS last month released guidance identifying five most common cybersecurity threats in health care, as well as 10 ways for health care providers to reduce cybersecurity risks.
December 20, 2018
While fax machines have become a technological relic in most industries, they have endured in the health care industry—but the United Kingdom's National Health Service is taking more aggressive measures to phase out fax machines.
December 19, 2018
The vast majority of clinicians think they do a great job listening to their patients, according to a recent Medscape poll—but research suggests that is not always the case.
December 17, 2018
Morgan Gleason, a college student with a rare autoimmune disease had never been pregnant, but her medical record said she had given birth twice, highlighting how electronic health records often can contain erroneous information.
December 14, 2018
Apple has hired dozens of doctors, indicating that the company has big plans to further its participation in the health care industry.
December 6, 2018
HHS, the Department of Labor, and the Department of the Treasury in a 119-page report recommend reforms across the U.S. health care market to promote choice and competition.
December 5, 2018
A special report by University of Pennsylvania health care economists suggests the health care industry suffers from an "acute" problem with "deceptive, misleading, unsubstantiated, and foolish statements"—otherwise known as health care "BS."
December 4, 2018
Two Cedars-Sinai physicians offer their advice on how to provide care for high-profile patients, including how to handle media inquiries, when to consider treating a patient under an alias, and how to ask for donations after care is provided.
December 3, 2018
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT and CMS collaborated on a draft strategy aimed at reducing the administrative and regulatory burdens clinicians encounter when using health IT and electronic health records.
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