About one in seven Medicare hospital patients experienced an ”adverse event” during their hospital stay, says a government study released Tuesday, USA Today reports.  The newspaper said the study is the first of its kind aimed at understanding such problems in hospital care. Here’s a link to the Office... Read more
Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines announced Tuesday that it will give the Grady Health Foundation more than $2 million over five years to help support Grady Memorial Hospital. The money will go to capital improvements such as ICU patient monitoring equipment at the downtown Atlanta hospital. Read more
Today begins a time of decision-making for Medicare beneficiaries. It’s open enrollment season for seniors and people with disabilities who have Medicare. Consumer Corner offers resources to help guide people on their choices. Read more
Do retiree health plans have to follow the insurance changes required by health reform? The Consumer Corner feature “Straight talk on health reform” takes a look at retiree plan requirements. Read more

Turnover at the top

The Pulse November 12, 2010 0

Three big health systems, three big transitions. The CEO shakeups among North Georgia hospitals continued this week Read more

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