The National Labor Relations Board has charged UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) with harassing and intimidating workers who are trying to form a union at several of its hospitals, the Pittsburgh Business Times reports.
What if checking into the doctor's office was as easy as checking in for a flight or buying movie tickets at a self-serve kiosk? San Diego, Calif.-based Sharp HealthCare, answered that question by implementing electronic check-in at three of its clinics.
Male early-career physician researchers are paid more than female ones, and it's not clear why, according to a new study in Academic Medicine.
Work stress is hitting the nursing industry particularly hard this year with eight of 10 nurses reporting they are under more pressure than last year and are suffering physical ailments as a result, according to a Nursing Times survey.
Recently I gave a keynote at the Healthcare Business Intelligence Summit in Minneapolis. I had a basic knowledge of business intelligence programs and data warehousing systems, and I had first-hand...
A long-term Gallup study reveals a roadmap that hospitals can use to select leaders, provide individual and team development and mange success throughout the organization, according to the Gallup Business Journal.
Jacob Reider will serve as Acting National Coordinator for ONC and Principal Deputy National Coordinator David Muntz has announced he, too, will leave ONC.
While many consider recent healthcare job growth a reflection of the industry's strength, a new article< in Harvard Business Review suggests otherwise, arguing it actually reflects a lack of efficiency in the industry.
Yes, it's still September, but the most "wonderful" time of year is closer than it seems. To keep the chaos from undermining the positive spirit of the season, keep the following tips...
The Department of Veterans Affairs is on the hunt for a successor to Robert Petzel, M.D., who is set to retire in 2014 after completing a four-year stint as chief of the Veterans Health Administration, according to Military.com.