Healthcare News & Insights

Checklists improve outcomes for surgery

Hospitals that aren’t using surgical checklists could be putting patients in unnecessary danger. A new study shows just how effective checklists are at keeping patients safe from preventable harm – and even death – during many common procedures. 

New model improves emergency surgery

Making emergency surgery safer may be tough, especially since much of it happens under serious time contstraints. But one hospital has created a successful model others can follow with great results.

5 ICD-10 tasks providers should have finished by now

Recent reports have shown that many healthcare facilities have fallen behind in getting ready for ICD-10 implementations. But what tasks should providers be completing around this time?