Reducing Preventable Deaths in Hospitals
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Reducing Preventable Deaths in Hospitals

One of the most tragic occurrences that hospitals experience are preventable patient deaths. Unfortunately, as the New York Times recently reported, such tragedies are all too common. Perhaps even more disturbingly, the problems leading to such tragedies are systemic. Until hospital management across the country makes a concerted effort to address the problems that lead…

3 Challenges Facing the Healthcare Industry
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3 Challenges Facing the Healthcare Industry

New technology and an increasing public awareness of the importance of preventative care promise to create an exciting future in the world of healthcare. Unfortunately, many challenges still remain–and even the positive changes in the industry pose challenges themselves. Here are four perennial challenges that the healthcare industry must always strive to overcome. 1. Managing…