Thirty percent of malpractice lawsuits cite communication as a contributing factor. Communication is also cited as a root cause in 21 percent of sentinel events. Learn how you can improve your hospital’s communications in these key areas.
More children are being vaccinated against HPV – office visits rose from 13.2% in 2013 to 18.6% in 2016 for just 11-12 year olds. This percentage increased even more with older children, however some pediatricians remain concerned.
Complaints about waiting for hours at primary care clinics and specialists’ offices are only getting worse – and long wait times can prove costly to healthcare providers. Here are small fixes that will be a worthwhile investment.
Doctors and nurses are among the most well-intentioned people in society – though there is often a divide between the two communities of caregivers. The hierarchy that exists can create an environment of blame and resentment.