Healthcare News & Insights

Infections: Where hospitals stand right now

Good news! The rates of several types of hospital acquired infections (HAIs) have dropped significantly, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), which looks at hospital infection rates from 2013.

Reducing post-surgical complications may improve readmission rates

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently began penalizing hospitals with high readmission rates. So naturally, as a result, reducing readmissions is at the forefront of many hospital execs’ minds.