A Few Good Men
By adopting a wireless daily living documentation tool, Hearthstone Health Center lowered its hospital readmission rates by 5.5%. That earned Hearthstone the Gold Award in the Transitions category of the McKnight's Technology Awards — Connect Our World.
The good news is that the Affordable Care Act has much to offer people with mental illnesses. The bad news is that even with the law's policies, the U.S. health system is still woefully unprepared to meet the oncoming wave of mental health needs of baby boomers.
Are long-term care operators overly paranoid? That answer probably depends on your definition of "overly."
Assisted Living Concepts announced that the former head of the American Health Care Association, Charles "Chip" Roadman II, M.D., will serve as its interim president and CEO.
The Department of Health and Human Services has announced its newest round of grant recipients under its Health Care Innovation Awards.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius must have seen "A Few Good Men." Her most recent move against the nation's Republican governors looks like a maneuver from Col. Nathan Jessup's playbook.