improving inpatient care

4 Ways to Improve Inpatient Care

In an age of healthcare where hospitals are struggling with rising costs and changing reimbursement structures, incremental fixes have been introduced, including attacking fraud, reducing errors, and even a move towards population health to tackle the problem. However, much of these strategies have not made the impact that was expected of them. Add to that…

healthcare policy updates

3 Changes the New HHS/OCR Director has Planned

Since being named the Trump Administration’s new director of the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights, Roger Serverino has been hard at work to make a splash in the healthcare world. Recently he spoke at the 10th annual “Safeguarding Health Information” HIPAA conference, jointly hosted by OCR and the National Institute…