AHA has released a one-page guide to help hospital and health system board members and leaders implement virtual care strategies or telehealth...
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) has released a new tool, ISMP Medication Safety Self Assessment® for High-Alert Medications, offering hospitals, LTC facilities, and outpatient organizations the opportunity
U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week is a key component of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) efforts to improve antibiotic stewardship in communities and in health care facilities to reduce harm from antibiotic resistant bacterial infections.
Following the declaration of a nationwide public health emergency regarding the opioid crisis, the HHS Office for Civil Rights is releasing new guidance on when...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently launched Get Ahead of Sepsis, an educational initiative emphasizing the importance of early recognition and timely treatment of sepsis, as well as the importance of preventing infections that could lead to sepsis.
Minneapolis – July 12, 2017 – Constellation, Inc., today announced the sale of its Health Information Technology (IT) business unit to Med Tech Solutions, (MTS), an information technology and cloud computing company serving U.S. health care companies. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The CDC recently released the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection, 2017 and estimates that approximately half of SSIs are deemed preventable using evidence-based strategies.