Healthcare News & Insights

ECRI’s top 10 patient safety concerns

Keeping patients safe and happy is a priority for all hospitals. And a big part of that entails watching out for issues that may endanger patients. That’s why ECRI Institute created its list of the Top 10 Patient Safety Concerns for Healthcare Organizations 2017. 

Top 10 Healthcare Business & Technology Stories of 2015

2015 was definitely a year full of transitions for hospitals – value-based payments, patient-centered care, ICD-10. And while keeping up with these changes wasn’t easy, a number of facilities have made strides in reducing hospital acquired infections and readmissions. But be prepared, the focus on these issues isn’t going to fade away in 2016. Before we […] [MORE]

ECRI’s Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2016

Technology: Hospitals need it to stay competitive, doctors need it to improve patient care with greater precision and safety, and staff need it to enhance workflow. These are all pluses. But, as usual, with the pluses come minuses. That’s why ECRI released its Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2016. 

Top 10 Healthcare Business & Technology Stories of 2014

2014 has been a big year for health care. Hospital executives have had to keep up with many changes and trends in the industry, from HIPAA updates to reimbursement challenges. But what topics piqued your interest the most? Here are the top 10 posts from Healthcare Business & Technology for 2014: 

The Top 10 Healthcare Business & Technology Stories of 2013

For the healthcare business world the upcoming year will center around the Affordable Care Act. Before it starts, Healthcare Business & Technology is taking a  look back at the stories that grabbed your attention this year. Here are “The Top 10 Healthcare Business & Technology Stories of 2013.”

The top 10 health IT stories of 2012

The top health IT news of 2012 revolved around EHRs, ICD-10 codes and data security. These were the most popular stories on Healthcare Tech Review over the past year: