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Nurses on the board
The Case for a Nurse Trustee

Without a nurse at the table, boards lack an expert in patient experience, quality, safety and operations.

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No Easy Wins with an EHR

Implementing and using an electronic health record for automation won't deliver transformative benefits.

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2015 AHA Environmental Scan

AHA takes an annual look at market forces likely to impact hospitals and health systems.

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Health care transformation requires changes in governance practices

Governance beyond the basics

08.12.14 by Mary Grayson
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Emily Friedman
Prescription Drug Costs and the Specter of Rationing

Many new pharmaceuticals cost nearly $100,000 a year. Insurers are complaining and patients are priced out of the market. Will this lead to another debate about rationing?

08.05.14 by Emily Friedman
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David Weber
Bedside Manners

If compassion doesn't come naturally, try simple, patient-pleasing "etiquette-based medicine."

08.26.14 by David Ollier Weber
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Supernovas in the Community

Looking for inspiration? Meet the winners of the AHA NOVA award, which recognizes community health status improvement efforts.

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