Healthcare News & Insights

Prediction model assesses patients at risk for 30-day readmissions

Just think how much you could lower your readmission rate if you had a tool to predict those patients at greatest risk of being readmitted after discharge. Even better, what if that tool used administrative and clinical data readily available at no cost to your facility? Sound like a dream come true? 

Surprise: Older doctors use more EHR features

It’s commonly believed that young folks get more out of technology than others, and the same belief is often held when it comes to doctors and health IT. But one recent study says that might not be true.

Boston hospital announces first ever full face transplant

Brigham and Women’s Hospital of Boston has announced another medical milestone: The nation’s first full-face transplant.