Healthcare News & Insights

How hospitals can improve patient care on the weekends

Increasingly, quality of care is being tied to hospital reimbursement. So hospitals must examine their performance in certain areas to ensure they stay viable, including the outcomes of patients after discharge. But patient care isn’t created equal each day of the week. Patients are at a clear disadvantage if they’re admitted during weekends.

How point-of-care testing can make a big difference in hospital EDs

Hospital emergency departments (EDs) face many challenges with the shift toward a value-based reimbursement model – but placing an emphasis on point-of-care testing may help.

Nurses’ perceptions of patient care mirror reality at hospitals

If you want an accurate indication of how your hospital’s doing, just ask your nurses.