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Reuters reports that a new publication by the Institute of Medicine warns that the United States' cancer care delivery system is "in crisis." According to the report, "cancer treatment has grown so complex, many U.S. doctors can't keep up with new information and are offering incorrect treatment." The...
An article in The Washington Post reports on a survey finding that physicians are reacting to changes in the healthcare system. A national health care consulting and recruitment firm found that "hospitals and medical groups are continuing to seek primary care physicians, nurses and assistants." Geriatrics...
CBS News reports that a meta-analysis study published in JAMA Internal Medicine has found that about $9.8 billion are spent each year on health care-associated infections (HAI), or infections contracted while in the hospital. The most common HAIs were infections of the surgical site,...