Through the program, oncologists will develop custom treatment regimens for patients based on their clinical and genetic profiles, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Michigan, Rhode Island, and Tennessee.
Through a partnership with Evergreen Cooperative Laundry—a nonprofit, worker-owned cooperative—Cleveland Clinic was able to increase the cleanliness of its linens and boost job opportunities in surrounding communities, Harris Meyer reports for Modern Healthcare.
As the number of cases of a vaping-linked lung illness continues to grow, state and federal officials have found both legal and illegal tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) products are linked to a number of the cases, but CDC has said the source of the illnesses remains unknown.
The Leapfrog Group on Tuesday released its 2019 Top Hospitals list, recognizing 120 hospitals for excellence in hospital quality, patient safety, and efficiency—and 102 hospitals are Advisory Board members.
Congressional negotiators on Monday released a nearly $1.4 trillion spending agreement that would fund the federal government, including health agencies, through the end of fiscal year 2020. The spending package includes several health care provisions, including those to permanently repeal three Affordable Care Act taxes, delay cuts to Medicaid disproportionate-share hospital payments, raise the minimum tobacco purchasing age, and more.
Daily Briefing's editorial team covered a wide range of health care stories this year, including evolving U.S. mortality rates, physician pay, and medical mysteries. We round up Daily Briefing's top 10 most-read stories of 2019.