By MICHAEL SILVERMAN, MD ON MAY 1, 2019 Getting started on the right path with the patient. Dear Director, Our department has received a variety of complaints from patients where it just seems like the docs didn’t get off to a good start […]
This story was first published on Friday, May 17, 2019 in Kaiser Health News. By Phillip Reese Emergency room patients increasingly leave California hospitals against medical advice, and experts say crowded ERs are likely to blame. About 352,000 California ER visits in […]
Premier Health’s Miami Valley Hospital South has been designated as an Emergency Center of Excellence. This is the second time they have received this award, recognizing them again as one of top emergency departments in the country. Congratulations for your continued dedication to […]
Texas Health Harris Methodist Fort Worth has been designated as an Emergency Center of Excellence. This is one of the very few emergency departments in the country that have received this award three separate times. Congratulations for your continued dedication to […]
Newswise — Patients at rural hospitals with telemedicine services see a health care provider six minutes more quickly than patients in hospitals that have no such technology, according to a new study from University of Iowa researchers. The research team […]
One month a provider could rate in the 80th percentile and the next in the 30th, showing that patient experience data is often unreliable. Hospital emergency departments are working with insufficient patient experience data that does not accurately portray […]
Texas Health Huguley Hospital Fort Worth South qualified for the Emergency Center of Excellence designation by having superior results of over 100 key performance indicators linked to seven Pillars of Excellence (Safety, Satisfaction, Space, Staff, Support, Systems, and Solvency). Emergency Excellence collects […]
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