Three takeaways from this year's Hospitals List
Few industries have changed more over the past two years than health care. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 23, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Todd Kehoe Source Type: news

A NY Hospital System Has a Big-Time Chef Making Big Changes
From the moment you walk into the massive kitchen at Northern Westchester Hospital, you quickly realize that bland, processed food isn’t on the menu for patients at this hospital that’s part of the largest health care system in New York state. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - November 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Transplant patients die after drinking infected water from hospital supply
Two lung-transplant patients died after drinking infected water at a new specialist hospital, a coroner has concluded. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - November 23, 2022 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Whipps Cross Hospital failings led to man's death before wedding
Andy Shewan's partner June Richards has been paid £10,000 in compensation by the hospital. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hospitals and Hospital Systems in the Capital Region
The largest hospitals and hospital systems in the Capital Region. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 23, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

Busiest Hospital Emergency Departments in the Albany area
The busiest hospital Emergency Departments in the Capital Region. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 23, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

CMS: Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs; Organ Acquisition; Rural Emergency Hospitals: Payment Policies, Conditions of Participation, Provider Enrollment, Physician Self-Referral; New Service Category for Hospital Outpatient Department Prior Authorization Process; Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating; COVID-19
Notice of final rule from the Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services (CMS) revising the Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Medicare Ambulatory Surgical Center (ACS) payment system for calendar year 2023. This rule also establishes the Rural Emergency Hospital (REH) provider type and outlines REH payment policy, Conditions of Participation (CoPs), quality measures, and enrollment policy. Among other things, this rule also finalizes changes to the Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) CoPs regarding location and distance requirements, patient's rights requirements, and flexibilities for CAHs that a...
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - November 23, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Little-known Mayo Clinic tradition continues with new hospital construction in La Crosse
LA CROSSE, Wis. ― The tradition of embedding crucifixes in the cement pillars of Mayo Clinic buildings is a little-known fact. Beginning in 1967 with the construction of the Alfred and Marian Hall buildings in Rochester, Minnesota, workers have respectfully placed crucifixes in the concrete pourings supporting ne w buildings. Now that tradition continues in Southwest Wisconsin with the construction of the new hospital in La Crosse. During construction, several crucifixes have been placed in the… (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 23, 2022 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Randall Children's, Doernbecher invoke 'crisis standards' of care due to RSV surge
Pediatric hospitals nationwide are experiencing high numbers of severely ill patients from the respiratory virus. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 22, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

United Imaging to highlight work-in-progress platforms at RSNA
United Imaging plans to highlight three work-in-progress CT and PET/CT system...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: United celebrates 20,000th installation United Imaging installs PET/CT scanner at Fla. hospital United Imaging installs CT scanner at Texas hospital United Imaging installs PET/CT scanners in Utah United Imaging goes public on Shanghai stock exchange (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 22, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Over half of Mississippi's rural hospitals risk closing
Mississippi's leading public health official says over half of the state's rural hospitals are at risk of closing immediately or in the near future (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

AMA Seeks to Protect Residents From Private Equity Fallout AMA Seeks to Protect Residents From Private Equity Fallout
A new AMA policy reflects broader unease about the role of private equity in medicine after the"orphaning" of residents following the 2019 closure of Hahnemann University Hospital.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students News Source Type: news

Sick kids are filling hospitals. But there aren’t enough beds.
Experts say the high demand is due to the early onset of RSV, which is making children sicker than usual, the start of flu season and the continued circulation of covid. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - November 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jenna Portnoy Source Type: news

Tower Health's proposed sale of Chestnut Hill Hospital faces one final hurdle
Tower Health was once talking with five potential buyers for the hospital, according to new filings. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 22, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

AdventHealth, Orlando Health top hospital safety rankings, says Leapfrog Group
No hospitals in Florida were given a failing grade. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 22, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Ryan Lynch Source Type: news