With more veterans than ever getting health care outside the VA system, there are new efforts to train medical students, residents and medical school faculty about vets’ special needs.
Health Care Delivery, Policy, and Economics
Schooling children in the basics of medical insurance and preventive care could benefit their long-term health, U-M researchers say.
Medicare data show that tight connections among physicians have more to do with heart bypass surgery patients’ survival than other factors.
A new analysis of public data shows some hospitals are penalized for patients’ readmissions, though they do better at keeping patients alive.
Even when clinicians agree an MRI or CT isn’t needed, referral and patient factors get in the way, a new survey shows.
The same approach that helps patients manage powerful blood thinners could help expand access to medication-based addiction treatment.