The regulatory relief includes the ability for ambulatory surgery centers to bill as hospitals and more widespread use of telehealth.
As the VA races to address the COVID-19 crisis, Sec. Wilkie faces a battle on multiple fronts.
Hospitalized patients represent a significant number of potential voters who are functionally disenfranchised.
The proportion of care encounters studied that were preventable remains poorly understood.
If out-of-network claims were paid at in-network rates, it could lower spending by $40 billion.
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The evidence of an association between readmissions and mortality has been complicated and conflicting.
Hospitalists are responsible for ensuring that their hospitals excel in the care of patients, experts say.
Much more money is spent to study the other leading causes of death in children and adolescents every year.
Hospitalists are pivotal to the clinical research that drives innovation.