The Cost of Duplicate Medical Records and Overlays in Healthcare : What effect do duplicate medical records and overlays in healthcare have on patient safety, what are they costing the industry, and what technology tools are in place to prevent their creation?
Patient Safety Awareness Week may have passed, but the conversation is important year-round. There are a great many healthcare organizations that have committed themselves to ensuring the well-being of the patients that come through their doors. Let’s take a look at 5 ways healthcare providers of all kinds—small family practices to large hospitals—can protect and promote the safety of their patients.
This new infographic from the Healthcare Intelligence Network reacts to some of the national data on hospital readmission rates and suggests strategies for reducing rehospitalizations and avoiding CMS penalties for unsatisfactory readmission rates of Medicare patients.