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Study finds link between maternal-fetal deaths and day, month of delivery

Study finds link between maternal-fetal deaths and day, month of delivery

Structured tools can mitigate communication breakdowns during multidisciplinary rounds in hospital

Structured tools can mitigate communication breakdowns during multidisciplinary rounds in hospital

Study finds majority of primary care physicians do not fully disclose harmful medical errors

Study finds majority of primary care physicians do not fully disclose harmful medical errors

Mayo Clinic researchers propose nine strategies to reverse physician burnout and limit risk to patients

Mayo Clinic researchers propose nine strategies to reverse physician burnout and limit risk to patients

Standardize 4 Safety initiative finalizes list of recommendations for adult IV continuous infusions

Standardize 4 Safety initiative finalizes list of recommendations for adult IV continuous infusions

Medical errors may be prevented by shifting to integrative model of healthcare

Medical errors may be prevented by shifting to integrative model of healthcare

Regenstrief tests new method for compiling healthcare information electronically

Regenstrief tests new method for compiling healthcare information electronically

New study shows team training of health care staff can reduce patient mortality by 15%

New study shows team training of health care staff can reduce patient mortality by 15%

New report provides insight into burnout syndrome

New report provides insight into burnout syndrome

Electronic environment in health care can contribute to physician burnout

Electronic environment in health care can contribute to physician burnout

The future of simulated teaching methods: an interview with Dr Robert Amyot

The future of simulated teaching methods: an interview with Dr Robert Amyot

UD scientists merge electronic health records to improve care, clinical outcomes for CKD patients

UD scientists merge electronic health records to improve care, clinical outcomes for CKD patients

Medical error is the third biggest cause of death in the US, according to experts

Medical error is the third biggest cause of death in the US, according to experts

Physicians failing to talk to stroke patients about end-of-life treatment preferences

Physicians failing to talk to stroke patients about end-of-life treatment preferences

SIMnext introduces DR Doppler Dynamic Ultrasonography Training System

SIMnext introduces DR Doppler Dynamic Ultrasonography Training System

Rush University Medical Center receives A grade for patient safety for eighth consecutive time

Rush University Medical Center receives A grade for patient safety for eighth consecutive time

EHR documentation tools should be redesigned to meet physicians’ needs

EHR documentation tools should be redesigned to meet physicians’ needs

Sleep loss increases chance of catching a cold

Sleep loss increases chance of catching a cold

Regenstrief to highlight open source options for health information exchange, data analysis at MedInfo 2015

Regenstrief to highlight open source options for health information exchange, data analysis at MedInfo 2015

Survey identifies key factors linked to pediatric safety events in out-of-hospital emergent care situations

Survey identifies key factors linked to pediatric safety events in out-of-hospital emergent care situations