The University of Illinois' new medical school in Urbana-Champaign has earned preliminary accreditation that allows it to accept applications for its first class.
Health system and hospital consolidation in 2017 will likely outpace 2016's mark and continue at the same pace through next year as systems get more creative with their partnerships, experts said.
Richard Breon, president and CEO of Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Spectrum Health, announced Tuesday he will retire in 2019 after 17 years at the helm of the system.
Some hospitals in northeast Ohio are adding attorneys to their care teams through medical-legal partnerships, or MLPs.
Consumerism is changing marketing in healthcare by putting the focus on individuals.
Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore has implemented an electronic tool in its EHR that assists nurses with the triage of patients in the emergency department.
The Dignity Health and Catholic Health Initiatives deal is still on, Dignity leaders said in a conference call Friday, marking about a year since the merger plans were initially announced.
Academic medical centers have turned to larger health systems to survive as their margins tighten. But a new study says pressure to become more profitable after those mergers can limit their investigative work.
When we look back at hospitals 20, or even 10 years from now, we might wonder how we accomplished so much without robots, artificial intelligence (AI), avatars, or cognitive analysis. We will likely marvel at how hospital clinicians were able to make complex decisions about our care while also...
Tenet has been busy shopping around its hospitals nationwide, and now it's sold MacNeal Hospital to Loyola Medicine. Dallas-based Tenet is looking to sell its other three hospitals in the area and exit the Chicago market entirely.
Los Angeles-based Pacific Alliance Medical Center will close in December as the hospital was unable to foot earthquake retrofitting costs, the company said.
Boston Medical Center had the data to improve the provider's surgery block schedules but lacked the data and tools to efficiently take action. Those are common hurdles that have slowed providers' transition to more streamlined operations and lower costs.