Healthgrades on Tuesday released its 2022 "Specialty State Ranking & Excellence Awards," recognizing 431 top-ranked hospitals in 34 states that provide "patients with measurably superior clinical outcomes." See how your hospital fared.
Although most patients feel that artificial intelligence (AI) would improve health care, many still express concerns about potential consequences, including misdiagnoses and privacy breaches, according to a new study from Yale Cancer Center. See how patients feel about different aspects of medical AI on our interactive charts.
When a 68-year-old woman suddenly developed a rash with "irregular, roundish raised blotches of red," doctors initially believed she was suffering from chronic hives. When the woman didn't respond to treatments, her doctor ran additional tests, revealing an unexpected diagnosis, Lisa Sanders writes for the New York Times Magazine.
Atypical antipsychotic medications may protect against coronavirus infection, the United States may limit access to next-generation Covid-19 vaccines this fall, and more in this week's roundup of Covid-19 news.
CDC on Wednesday estimated that more than 107,000 Americans died of drug overdoses in 2021, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from the District of Columbia, Georgia, North Carolina, and Wisconsin.