A federal law prohibiting prisoners from receiving Medicaid often results in low-quality health care and undue financial burden on states. It also can hinder an inmate’s successful re-entry into society.
Health Care Quality
Quick surveys before eye health appointments could help clinicians target care and improve record-keeping, a Michigan Medicine study finds.
A minimally invasive laparoscopic hysterectomy technique could be key to helping some women avoid conversion to open (and riskier) surgery.
Frequently stationed behind the scenes, radiologists could benefit from more exposure, a U-M survey shows.
To help patients navigate the complex range of acute-care options, industry collaboration is critical.
The pipeline of future physicians still doesn’t reflect the full spectrum of American society — so experts say institutional support should start earlier.