Blog: If Exam Rooms Had Wings

06/14/16
Jugglers always amaze and impress me. Someone who can juggle mismatched items is even more impressive—balls, fruit, bowling pins, for example. In order to keep everything in the air, their focus must be keen. More

Blog: Patient-focused Equals Survey-ready: Insights from an Accreditation Professional

06/14/16
Jugglers always amaze and impress me. Someone who can juggle mismatched items is even more impressive—balls, fruit, bowling pins, for example. In order to keep everything in the air, their focus must be keen. More

Nurse Residency Program Provides Winning Formula for Providers and Graduates

06/14/16
In this evolving health care environment, nurses now more than ever are critical to delivering care in the acute and ambulatory settings. Health care organizations realize that an adequate supply of highly competent nurses assure the delivery of high quality and safe care, More

Vizient Collaboratives: Creating Roadmaps to Top Performance

06/14/16
A recent post on Vizient’s blog summarized the numerous proposed changes from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for inpatient reimbursement rates in 2017. Virtually all were related to efficiency and quality of care. Given the accelerated rate of change that physicians, More

Vizient’s CDB Makes Performance Improvement a Team Sport

06/14/16
Over the last few years, a booming business has developed around promoting the belief in big data and analytics as the path to accelerating improvement in the performance of hospitals and the delivery of care. More