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Forbes

Move To Population Health Hits Hospital Finances
Forbes
The move to population health and away from fee-for-service medicine is working to the detriment of U.S. hospitals, a new report from Fitch Ratings indicates. Many would argue that the move to value-based care is a good thing because it's designed in ...

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19 latest hospital, health system executive moves
Becker's Hospital Review
Becker's Hospital Review reported on the following hospital and health system executive moves in the last week. They are listed below, in alphabetical order. 1. Omaha, Neb.-based Methodist Health System selected Josie Abboud, BSN, to serve as president ...



HuffPost

Most Hospital ERs Won't Treat Your Addiction. These Will.
HuffPost
But elsewhere in the country, all but a few emergency doctors and hospital administrators see things differently. They worry that offering addiction services could attract even more drug-seeking patients than they already see, taking up valuable staff ...

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Courier Journal

Struggling Jewish Hospital could close within months, sources say
Courier Journal
"I would not be surprised for Jewish Hospital to close its doors within a matter of months," Dr. Peter Hasselbacher, a retired University of Louisville medical professor, told the Courier Journal. "I wish the best for them, but I think the odds are ...



14 News WFIE Evansville

Methodist Hospital announces affiliation with Deaconess
14 News WFIE Evansville
$2.5 million will go towards paying outstanding debt at Methodist Hospital and $10 million will be invested in upgrades in Henderson where Deaconess will lease space in the south tower bringing their physicians to one location. An additional $5 million ...

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NYU News (press release)

Risk of Hospital Re-Admission Is High for Older Adults with Hearing Loss, NYU Researchers Find
NYU News (press release)
They studied the extent to which hearing loss might affect hospital readmission risk. Using the Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey (MCBS), they identified patients aged 65 and over who said that they had difficulty communicating with health care ...



WCVB Boston

Patient at Boston VA hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease
WCVB Boston
Patient at Boston VA hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease. Share. Shares. Copy Link. Copy. {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! WCVB. Updated: 5:19 PM EDT Sep 21, 2018. Matt Reed · Reporter. Patient at Boston VA hospital diagnosed with ...



New York Times

Hospital Food You Can Get Excited About
New York Times
On a Tuesday morning in March, chef Bruno Tison presided over a frenzied cook-off between teams from 16 health care facilities at Glen Cove Hospital on Long Island. Mr. Tison was hired last September by the nonprofit network Northwell Health to help ...



CityLab

When a Hospital Plays Housing Developer
CityLab
Growing up on the South Side of Columbus, Ohio, in the 1970s, Carol Smith didn't think much about the nearby children's hospital, except when she went to see the doctor. Though the institution sat a few blocks from her family's house in the Southern ...



Syracuse.com

Syracuse shooting: How hospital scrambled to care for 5 gunshot victims
Syracuse.com
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Upstate University Hospital doctors, nurses and other staffers sprang into action Thursday night after being notified by 911 that seven people had been shot on Midland Avenue. Patients were moved out of the emergency room to other ...

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