Proponents of the treatment say the study is flawed and plan to keep using vitamin C on sepsis patients.
By A.J. Plunkett
The Joint Commission (TJC) is revising its medication management standards, requiring clear and accurate medication orders—catching up to what surveyors have been scoring for some time now.
The changes were in standards...
A new report from medical liability insurer Coverys takes a close look at the growing epidemic of opioid addictions and the high-severity injuries, including death, that the problem causes every year.
Is drug diversion a problem in the healthcare setting where you work? Chances are the answer is yes—but you might not realize it yet.
The Sepsis Institute will offer training for healthcare professionals across the continuum of care
The following is a Q&A with two experts at Chicago-based Lumere, a healthcare think tank focused on helping health systems eliminate medical errors and cut unnecessary costs.
Hospital antibiotic stewardship programs will become a Condition of Participation (CoP) requirement as of March 30, 2020.
Here is the revised wording of the hospital Condition of Participation (CoP) adding requirements for antibiotic stewardship.
Known in the industry as e-consultations, the telemedicine platforms help connect PCPs with specialists to help improve care management and care coordination for patients.
A new report provides five system-level strategies with specific initiative examples for hospitals to improve prevention, identification, and treatment of opioid use disorder.