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HHS summit to tackle quality improvement across programs

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is putting together a Quality Summit, meant to explore ways the many healthcare initiatives put forth by HHS can be “evaluated, adapted, and ultimately streamlined” boost value-based care for U.S. patients. WHY IT MATTERSDeputy Secretary Eric Hargan announced the summit this week and is seeking to cast… Read More »

At the Beverly Hills HIT Summit, CIO Tracy Donegan Shares the Story of Her Los Angeles Hospital’s Up-From-the-Ground IT Development

In many ways, emergency physicians across the country are at the front lines of the battle against opioid abuse and addiction, as patients who are abusing or addicted to opioids are frequent users of emergency care. The ED is often a hospital “entry point” for addicted patients, who present in the ED asking for prescription… Read More »