Healthcare News & Insights

U.S. News & World Report releases new Best Hospitals list

After a brief delay, U.S. News & World Report has issued its annual ranking of the best hospitals in the country. And due to some changes in its methodology, there are a few new facilities being recognized this year. 

Surgery riskier at low-volume hospitals: How to respond

As the saying goes, practice makes perfect. And it’s no different for surgery at hospitals. In fact, according to a recent analysis, surgeons who don’t get enough practice have a higher risk of harming patients during procedures. 

Improve patient outcomes by fighting hunger: Keys for hospitals

Does your hospital treat hungry patients? Taking steps to improve their access to food may help your hospital’s bottom line, especially in the face of value-based payments.

The future of hospital staffing: Who will you need to hire?

A major concern for hospitals going forward is staffing. In the face of changing dynamics in the U.S. brought on by healthcare reform, the types of professionals employed by hospitals – and the skillsets they possess – need to adapt to meet these challenges.