• The proprietary hospitals are mostly medium-sized (100 to 250 beds) institutions offering a broad range of general inpatient services but few outpatient facilities other than an emergency room. (massmed.org)
  • Despite a critical shortage of beds in New York City's public and private hospitals, an average of 2,000 beds a day are occupied by patients who are medically ready for discharge and do not belong there, government and health-care officials acknowledge. (nytimes.com)
  • Mr. Hendricks and local hospital officials calculate that the number of patients staying longer than medically required ranges from 5 to 7 percent of the 35,000 short-term, acute-care beds in the city's municipal, nonprofit and proprietary hospitals. (nytimes.com)
  • Overcrowding in hospitals has been attributed to a rise in AIDS patients, compounded by a steady reduction in beds as a state-imposed cost reduction measure. (nytimes.com)
  • Reversing a 10-year trend, the State Health Commissioner, David Axelrod, two weeks ago authorized an increase of 500 hospital beds in the city. (nytimes.com)
  • It's a big deal that we're adding 500 hospital beds, so you can see how significant 2,000 beds are,'' said the president of the Greater New York Hospital Association, Kenneth E. Raske. (nytimes.com)
  • The problem is that in New York State, there has been a cap on long-term nursing home care, and now that's coming up against the crunch of overcrowded beds inside the hospitals. (nytimes.com)
  • Manish Mittal, Ph.D., from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and colleagues examined readmission data of patients for six major diseases - acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, coronary artery bypass graft surgery, pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and total hip and/or knee arthroplasty - for 2012 to 2015 in the context of hospital ownership structure. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • Many seemed unaware of evidence-based guidelines or hospital policy on preoperative testing that may have guided their decision-making, leading the authors of the May 2011 Family Medicine study to conclude that "substantial barriers" exist to lowering inappropriate use of preoperative testing. (acphospitalist.org)
  • As assigned, responsible for reliable collection of preoperative, operative, and postoperative data components for the NSQIP through effective utilization of the hospital medical record system. (americasjobexchange.com)
  • MONDAY, Oct. 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) - Among top-ranked U.S. hospitals, data reveal discrepancies in information provided to patients regarding medical records release processes as well as noncompliance with state and federal regulations, according to a study published online Oct. 5 in JAMA Network Open . (physiciansweekly.com)
  • WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- In 2013, 9.8 per 100 people were treated in the hospital for a non-fatal injury, with costs estimated at $1.853 trillion, according to a study published online Oct. 8 in Injury Epidemiology . (physiciansbriefing.com)
  • WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24, 2018 - In 2013, 9.8 per 100 people were treated in the hospital for a non-fatal injury, with costs estimated at $1.853 trillion, according to a study published online Oct. 8 in Injury Epidemiology . (medicalnewser.com)
  • As recently as the mid-1800s, hospitals were charity institutions for those who had no home to be sick in-"refuges mainly for the homeless poor and insane," according to Paul Starr's The Social Transformation of American Medicine . (aadl.org)
  • This study shows an important national trend to which policymakers, health care providers, researchers, and patients should pay attention, especially in light of a changing health care landscape marked by discussions on reimbursement rates and network consolidations, which are occurring across all types of hospitals," a coauthor said in a statement. (physiciansweekly.com)
  • These hospitals constitute more than 15 per cent of nongovernmental acute general-care hospitals in the country and more than half the nongovernmental psychiatric hospitals. (massmed.org)
  • Red Hat (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Florida Hospital, the largest hospital in the state of Florida, providing care to over one million patients per year, relies on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, JBoss Enterprise Application Platform, Red Hat Global File System, Red Hat Cluster Suite and Red Hat Network to maintain reliable disaster-recovery systems that protect and maintain critical patient information. (redhat.com)
  • The hospital's proprietary applications, including those for patient care, financial and data-management solutions, run on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. (redhat.com)
  • The problem of patients overstaying in hospitals while awaiting alternate levels of care or housing - has existed for years. (nytimes.com)
  • In addition to those patients retained for lack of nursing homes or home care, some also linger in hospitals because they are homeless, the adult version of abandoned boarder babies. (nytimes.com)
  • Among these grants are one awarded to the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council (PHC4) and two awarded to the Hospital Council of Western Pennsylvania (HCWP). (docplayer.net)
  • These grants provided rural and urban hospitals with resources to increase access to care and build capacity to implement and deliver a wide range of programs and services that improve the health status of communities served. (docplayer.net)
  • 4 Background The role of hospitals has evolved over the years from that of community institutions providing sick care to that of centers of excellence. (docplayer.net)
  • 1 Once a facility for the care of the indigent, the diseased and the friendless, with a poor quality of treatment and nursing from which few emerged alive, the hospital as we know it flourished with the steady progress of medicine and surgery. (docplayer.net)
  • Today, Ann Arbor's three huge hospitals--the U-M, St. Joe's, and the VA--together handle more than a million patient visits every year. (aadl.org)
  • Provide courteous and accurate patient and hospital information with way finding instructions for patients, families, visitors, and ancillary areas. (aarp.org)
  • He opened his private diagnostic hospital a few years later, starting out with four rooms on the second floor at 122 North Fourth Avenue. (aadl.org)
  • Currently I do consulting for private equity and pharmaceutical companies in the areas of: target evaluation and due diligence, US and Canadian generic injectables market, generic pharmaceutical start-ups, advising Indian and European Pharmaceutical companies on entering the US market, staffing US sales and marketing, selling into the US hospital and oncology market. (visualcv.com)
  • Dr. David Murray Cowie founded the U-M pediatrics department, cared for patients at the U-M Hospital, and engaged in extensive research while also running his own hospital in a former mansion on South Division Street. (aadl.org)
  • Since 2003, the Foundation has awarded 31 multi-year grants totaling approximately $8.2 million, including 28 grants to 21 hospitals in central and western Pennsylvania and three grants to two independent associations. (docplayer.net)
  • The world is changing on us,'' said Jo Ivey Boufford, president of the City's Health and Hospitals Corporation. (nytimes.com)
  • According to hospital statistics by state, Pennsylvania ranks fifth in the number of hospitals, which offer a myriad of other related services to promote the health and well-being of the community. (docplayer.net)
  • Hospitals face increasing pressure to maintain sufficient financial resources to ensure their continued ability to meet growing health and public safety challenges. (docplayer.net)
  • After the hospital joined Adventist Health on September 1, 1979, property was purchased for a new hospital and construction began on September 20, 1979. (wikipedia.org)
  • Responsible for global proprietary oncology pharmaceutical business and the global generic injectable business. (visualcv.com)
  • Responsible for global marketing of proprietary pharmaceuticals: Suprane, Brevibloc, and Transderm Scope. (visualcv.com)
  • During the past decade the total number of proprietary hospitals has been increasing again, mainly because of the rapid growth of the corporate-owned multi-institutional hospital chains. (massmed.org)
  • Also, bringing the hospital up to code would cost several hundred thousand dollars so plans were made to build a completely new facility at a new location. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the old system fully reimbursed hospitals for such patients, the new rates pose reductions. (nytimes.com)
  • Initially, Florida Hospital turned to Red Hat because it provided cost efficiencies for its Web initiative, but found many more advantages for its disaster-recovery project. (redhat.com)