More studies needed, but those with largest financial barrier benefit most, analysis shows, as legal challenge mounted against the Affordable Care Act’s cost-sharing-reduction mandate.
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An analysis finds a “one size fits all” approach to prescribing opioids after surgery poses risks for addiction in certain patients.
The algorithm is currently implemented at hundreds of U.S. hospitals.
Learning from real-time data from 40 Michigan hospitals reduced wide variation in everything from antibiotic use to clot prevention, and yielded findings that could be used worldwide.
Three VA physicians reflect on activating the “Fourth Mission” of the nation’s veteran care system, to serve the nation in a time of crisis.
Lessons from this year’s vaccine drive could help future prevention campaigns, says expert.