The expansion will allow the Veterans Affairs Northern Indiana Health Care System clinic to treat about 6,000 veterans, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Arkansas, Illinois, and Indiana.
Cleveland Clinic has prioritized the patient experience by emphasizing empathetic communication—which has boosted the organization's bottom line along the way, Debra Beaulieu writes for HealthLeaders Media.
The pilot program—called the Opioid Fraud and Abuse Detection Unit—will focus on using health care fraud data to identify, prosecute, and convict health care professionals contributing to the opioid misuse epidemic.
Two bills, the so-called "right-to-try" bill and the so-called Jessie's Law bill, now head to the House, while an FDA user fee reauthorization bill heads to President Trump, who likely will sign the measure.
While research shows resilience—the ability to bounce back from adversity—is important in childhood, it is equally, if not more, important in middle age, Tara Parker-Pope writes for the New York Times. Here are seven ways to increase resilience in midlife.