Business of Medicine
Complex cancer surgery at an affiliate hospital is associated with higher mortality rates, compared with surgery undertaken at the top-ranked...
The FDA is “realizing that physicians who couldn’t see this data before were using devices that they wouldn’t have used if they had this data in...
Average earnings for women and men in 2018 were closest for hematology.
The government spent more than $36 billion over 10 years to switch to digital records. In that time, thousands of reports of deaths, injuries, and...
Mean end-of-life costs exceeded those for ischemic heart disease, diabetes, mental health disorders, and congestive heart failure. Only chronic...
The reference pricing policy would set a maximum payment rate for a group of drugs with similar health effects based on the minimum, median, or...
The rewards program offered $25-$500 for making lower-cost choices across 131 elective services.
Outpatient visits for this point in the season are at their highest level since 1998-99.
However, there was no difference versus controls in goal-concordant care or peacefulness at end of life.
Only cardiovascular surgeons brought in more money for hospitals, survey shows.