Better communication can curb anger and violence in hospitals

January 26th 2023

Some patients get agitated, and aggressive, when they don’t feel heard. Marisa Randazzo of Ontic shares some advice on easing tensions before they escalate.

Hospital trauma fees vary by tens of thousands of dollars: Study

January 26th 2023

Researchers found facilities run the gamut, ranging from $1,000 to more than $60,000, according to findings published in Jama Network Open. The authors called for standardization of the fees.

Digital health funding plunges to 5-year low in Q4

January 26th 2023

After a spectacular 2021, funding dipped sharply in 2022, according to an analysis by CB Insights. The number of mergers and acquisitions also tumbled.

How hospitals can reduce the risks of violence

January 25th 2023

Doctors and nurses have been attacked far too often. Marisa Randazzo of Ontic discusses steps health systems can take to protect their workers.

Hospital CEO departures dropped in 2022

January 25th 2023

Even with the drop, the number of changes was among the highest of all sectors, according to a report tracking executive exits.