Tyson Foods on Tuesday recalled 36,420 pounds of its white meat panko chicken nuggets after foreign substances were found in some of the nuggets, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Arkansas, California, and Indiana.
Over three years, Baystate Medical Center has reduced time-to-fill rates for certain nursing position to just two hours by drawing some inspiration from an unlikely source: fast food chain Chick-fil-A.
Conscious sedation is an anesthetic technique intended to leave patients in a 'gray zone' between consciousness and unconsciousness, but little is known about how often patients remember painful procedures that occurred while they were sedated—or how damaging such memories may be, Kate Johnson reports for the New York Times' 'Well.'
The rate of hospital-acquired conditions fell by 13% from 2014 to 2017, saving billions of dollars and tens of thousands of lives, according to a report released Tuesday by HHS' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
HHS on Thursday released a proposed rule aimed at lowering prescription drug prices by revising federal protections that currently allow drug manufacturers to pay rebates to Medicare Part D plans, Medicaid managed care plans, and pharmacy benefit managers.
A new study suggests c-cigarettes can be an effective smoking cessation tool, but experts say many questions remain unanswered about the devices' long-term health effects and how to combat their appeal to teenagers.