EBSCO Health snaps up clinical decision support tools provider HealthDecision

EBSCO Health, which offers clinical information tools, has acquired HealthDecision, a Madison, Wisconson-based company that provides clinical and shared decision-making tools. Financial terms of the deal were...

A cure for spurious medical claims? Here’s one – it’s called good healthcare journalism

Nineteenth century patent medicine ads offer an intriguing glimpse into a time when people drank literal snake oil to cure all kinds of ailments. But as...

Fewer hospital infections help save $7.7 billion

The rate of hospital-acquired conditions declined by 13% from 2014 to 2017, saving the providers $7.7 billion and preventing 20,500...

Denver startup DispatchHealth scores $33M for in-home care model

DispatchHealth, a Denver, Colorado-based startup offering in-home care to patients, has closed a $33 million financing round, according to a news release. Echo Health Ventures led the...

Advocate Aurora Health and Oak Street Health will open primary care center for Medicare...

Advocate Aurora Health, a nonprofit system with hospitals and care sites in Illinois and Wisconsin, has teamed up with Oak Street Health to open a primary...

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