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  1. Accurate Readmissions Predictions Are Now Possible
    4/5/2017

    Partnership provides hospitals in North Carolina with earlier, better readmission predictions. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Text Messaging Boosts Patient Engagement, Improves Outcomes
    3/30/2017

    Texting can keep patients motivated, engaged, and on the road to better health. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Nursing Informatics Continues To Grow, Survey Finds
    3/16/2017

    HIMSS Poll finds nursing informatics specialists’ experience and salary continue to rise. Nursing Informatics Continues To Grow, Survey Finds By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. 1 In 4 Hospital Staff Report Using Expired Or Recalled Products On Patients
    3/9/2017

    Better supply chain management leads to better quality of care and improved patient safety. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Scope Contaminations Higher Than Previously Estimated
    3/2/2017

    Scopes often remain contaminated despite standard cleaning procedures. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. Healthcare Stakeholders Coalition Calls For Preauthorization Reforms
    2/24/2017

    The proposal offers 21 principles for prior-authorization requirements. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. Study Finds New Potential For Wearables
    2/6/2017

    Detection of diseases and managing care are among the potential uses of health trackers. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Focus On Engagement, Patient Centricity Leads To Better Outcomes
    1/30/2017

    HSA Health Plan partners with Wellable in Wellness Incentive Program By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Study: ACA Repeal Could Mean Loss Of 200,000 Jobs In California
    1/19/2017

    The impact would be devastating for insured and healthcare workers alike. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. Technological Innovations Keep Workers Safe While Compounding Hazardous Materials
    12/7/2016

    Equashield introduces new robot with CSTD to protect workers preparing chemo drugs. By Christine Kern, contributing writer