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Hospitals with certified WOC nurses have lower rates of pressure injuries, study shows

Hospitals with certified WOC nurses have lower rates of pressure injuries, study shows

Endocrine Society praises CMS decision to extend access to therapeutic CGMs

Endocrine Society praises CMS decision to extend access to therapeutic CGMs

Study finds minimal differences in intensity of hospice services across different settings

Study finds minimal differences in intensity of hospice services across different settings

New analysis reveals high rate of colon cancer screening among dialysis patients

New analysis reveals high rate of colon cancer screening among dialysis patients

Study finds food scarcity, poor oral health to be major risk factors for malnutrition among older adults

Study finds food scarcity, poor oral health to be major risk factors for malnutrition among older adults

Medicare's competitive bidding program reduces access to diabetes testing supplies, survey finds

Medicare's competitive bidding program reduces access to diabetes testing supplies, survey finds

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Closing left atrial appendage linked to reduction in stroke risk for AFib patients

Closing left atrial appendage linked to reduction in stroke risk for AFib patients

Smoking cessation program prior to hip or knee replacement provides better surgical outcomes

Smoking cessation program prior to hip or knee replacement provides better surgical outcomes

MOQI program reduces health care spending, potentially avoidable hospitalizations in nursing homes

MOQI program reduces health care spending, potentially avoidable hospitalizations in nursing homes

Urban living can worsen asthma in poor kids, study shows

Urban living can worsen asthma in poor kids, study shows

Shorter radiation treatment for breast cancer patients could reduce health care spending

Shorter radiation treatment for breast cancer patients could reduce health care spending

Men face higher risk of mortality after fragility fractures linked to osteoporosis

Men face higher risk of mortality after fragility fractures linked to osteoporosis

Patients can recover effectively, safely at home after total joint replacement surgery, study finds

Patients can recover effectively, safely at home after total joint replacement surgery, study finds

Spending more on care does not translate into better outcomes, study shows

Spending more on care does not translate into better outcomes, study shows

Counseling and shared decision-making can enhance understanding of lung cancer screening

Counseling and shared decision-making can enhance understanding of lung cancer screening

Higher health care spending by physicians not linked to patients' 30-day mortality, readmission rates

Higher health care spending by physicians not linked to patients' 30-day mortality, readmission rates

New report highlights increasing cost of caring for people with Alzheimer's and dementia

New report highlights increasing cost of caring for people with Alzheimer's and dementia

Studies question use of readmission rate as metric in surgeries for ovarian cancer patients

Studies question use of readmission rate as metric in surgeries for ovarian cancer patients

Medicare's prescription drug benefit program reduced elderly mortality by 2.2%, study shows

Medicare's prescription drug benefit program reduced elderly mortality by 2.2%, study shows