Income inequality exists throughout our culture, but it is particularly poignant in health care.
Depending on the perspective involved, Washington state's initial experience reflects a judicious use of a last-resort option for people with fatal and frequently debilitating illnesses, or a travesty of ... What it raised from an ethical perspective was
There's not openness to another perspective, and there's often a great deal of irritability,” said Kathleen Beck-Coon, MD, adjunct associate professor at the Indiana University School of Nursing
The HCAHPS Survey just asks questions of the patients, so we're missing the family members' perspective,” noted Dr.
Yet, from Dr. Brody's perspective, that pendulum is still on the other side.
Criteria remain problematic from the clinical, coding, and regulatory perspectives and deserve more attention and discussion. ... Even though malnutrition criteria were discussed in this column in June 2013, they remain problematic from the clinical,
A hospitalist explains how his facility uses its EHR to meet CMS core measures.
You might not understand the nicknames Meow-Meow, Ivory Wave and Powdered Rush, but you probably have patients who do.
The story was frustratingly familiar to attendees, but Dr. Englander added a new perspective by inviting a hospital administrator to share cost data on the financial implications to the hospital.
The documentation solution to this issue is to include your own perspective and expertise when describing the consultation.