In a new report, Engineering, and Medicine, recommendations are presented to address clinician burnout.
The FDA has issued a report assembled by the inter-agency Drug Shortages Task Force to determine the root causes of drug shortages, and to offer recommendations based on the insights from stakeholders in the private and public sectors to help prevent future drug shortages.
The majority of physicians are dissatisfied with their current electronic health record (EHR) systems.
Despite an increase in the overall number of U.S. pharmacies, one in eight pharmacies closed between 2009 and 2015.
The drugs most frequently involved in drug overdose deaths in 2017 varied regionally in the United States.
A recent study reported that approximately 9 of 10 US physicians practice defensive medicine to avoid malpractice claims,
In predominantly English-speaking settings, patients with limited English proficiency (LEP) and chronic conditions have higher rates of emergency department revisits and hospital readmissions than patients with English proficiency.
A 2017 update to the World Medical Association Physician’s pledge added language on is-sues such as respect for patients’ dignity and respect between colleagues.
The US opioid epidemic cost the nation’s economy $631 billion from 2015 through 2018.
Patient portal use has a positive impact on preventive health behaviors, but not on chronic health outcomes.