Displaying patient photographs in electronic health records (EHRs) reduces wrong-patient order entry.
The FDA has developed a list of 223 drug and biological product essential medicines and medical countermeasures in order to prepare for future public health emergencies.
In the event of a likely scarcity of COVID-19 vaccines, a framework must be developed to inform who should get priority.
Clinically integrated networks can negotiate better payment rates with third-party payers and help practices control costs.
During 2018, prices paid to hospitals by privately insured patients averaged 247% of what Medicare would have paid.
Half of practices report having an office dismissal policy for families refusing vaccines.
A widely cited model for COVID-19 deaths in the United States predicts a total of 317,000 deaths by December.
The FDA issued a warning about alcohol-based hand sanitizers in packaging that looks like food or drink.
Putting information in the cloud can be a good move for a physician’s practice — but only if done well.
Guidance has been provided for physicians to optimize telemedicine, which can be challenging for older patients.