Outgoing FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, in what she said was her final public address in the post, expressed serious concerns about patient harm that could occur because of the 21st Century Cures Act circulating on Capitol Hill.
GNC Holdings has reached a deal with New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to implement new testing standards for its herbal supplements that will make it the first in the country to go beyond current federal requirements.
Hospitals in Maryland are seeing impressive gains in reducing readmission rates and preventing patient harms, according to a report released Wednesday by the state's hospital association.
When patients are discharged, they essentially become their own care coordinator—administering medication and scheduling follow-up visits. Providers can significantly improve patient engagement and outcomes by taking advantage of outside care partnerships to help coordinate care across...