When it comes to ER overcrowding, hospital staff must balance the impossible: mile-high patient demand with a shortage of physicians and resources.
MAPA is comprised of more than 1600 PAs, PA students, and others with an interest in the PA profession in the state of Michigan and across the country.
The study authors aim to support a potential strategy to improve patient flow through nurse-initiated protocols, diagnostics, or treatments implemented by nurses before patients are treated by a physician or nurse practitioner.
At the end of the search, the goal is for patients to feel confident enough in the financial and quality aspects of the provider to book an online appointment through the portal.
Of 4,400 hospitals surveyed nationwide, UCLA Medical Center, UCSF Health and Stanford Health Care came in 4th, 7th and 14th place.
Although humans are also often exposed to the chemicals through food, consumer goods, and air, the soluble quality of PFASs makes water an exceptionally high source of exposure.
From the massive pool of 4,500 hospitals nationwide, Laguna Niguel’s own Saddleback Memorial has emerged once again and named to receive Healthgrades 2016 America's 50 Best Hospitals Award.
The hospital’s garden initiative started 5 years ago and has since expanded to 2,200 square feet, producing 1,300 pounds of organic produce per year.
The company’s 13,000 employees deliver care such as, home-based recovery and rehabilitation after an injury or surgery, care for patients help manage a chronic disease, palliative care for patients with a terminal illness, or hospice care at the end of life.
The new rule states that such an originating site must be in a healthcare setting, such as a hospital, doctor’s office, clinic or the home of a patient with end-stage renal disease.