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  • Consumer Reports names its top hospitals for safety

    July 05, 2012 (9:34 AM)

    Consumer Reports on Thursday announced its "Top 10 Hospitals" based on a new safety ratings system that assessed safety performance at 1,159 hospitals across 44 states.

  • Study: More than 50% of cardiac patients make medication errors post-discharge

    July 05, 2012 (10:06 AM)

    About half of all patients hospitalized for heart conditions make mistakes with their medications within a month of hospital discharge, even if they receive follow-up guidance from a pharmacist.

  • Mammography rates dipped following USPSTF guidelines

    July 05, 2012 (2:30 AM)

    The number of women in their 40s who received mammograms declined by nearly 6% in the year after USPSTF advised against the screenings for that age group, according to a new Mayo Clinic study.

  • Why hospitals fear Measure #1789

    July 05, 2012 (10:17 AM)

    Seven hospital systems and the National Quality Forum (NQF) are locked in fierce disagreement over a new readmissions measure, which hospitals say will harm patient safety and unfairly affect their finances.

  • How Twitter, Facebook processed last week's ACA ruling

    July 05, 2012 (10:07 AM)

    A special report from the Pew Research Center finds that ACA supporters used Twitter to dominate the social media conversation in the hours following the Supreme Court's ACA ruling, but opponents quickly counterattacked, taking over the conversation throughout the weekend.

  • 'Fake it til you make it'

    July 05, 2012 (10:28 AM)

    A New York Times article this week explored what it means to be an optimist, featuring interviews with several individuals who found professional success after "willing" themselves to try new or different things.

  • ACO roundup: Key news from June 29-July 5

    July 05, 2012 (4:00 AM)

    A new report found that 221 ACOs were operating in 45 states as of May, executives say that the ACA ruling will give accountable care efforts structure and increase momentum, and more ACO news.

  • Daily roundup: July 5, 2012

    July 05, 2012 (6:00 AM)

    Bite-sized hospital and health industry news from California, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee.

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