CommonSpirit Health invests in kindness to improve patient outcomes

February 6th 2023

The system has launched a $50 million campaign to finance a new institute to improve health equity, and kindness is key. Alisahah Jackson, the institute’s president, talks with Chief Healthcare Executive about the initiative.

Paid parental leave? Don’t expect much at many medical schools

February 6th 2023

Many offer little or no paid leave, and some also require faculty to take sick or vacation time, a new study finds. Researchers say it could be contributing to burnout.

Lawmakers push bipartisan bill to expand telehealth access

February 6th 2023

The measure would allow employers to offer standalone telehealth benefits, similar to vision and dental plans.

Providers can take 6 steps to improve health equity now | Viewpoint

February 5th 2023

With these action items, providers can realistically take steps and make an impact on the overall picture of health equity.

In a first, Hospital for Special Surgery names surgeon as CEO, and more | MED MOVES

February 4th 2023

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital hires a business innovation officer, Emory University School of Medicine gets an interim dean, and others take new roles.