A part of my presentation to folks in Denver related to the organizational value of clinical outcome transparency in helping the clinical staff to hold themselves accountable to the standard of care that they value for their hospital. (Regular readers of this blog will not be surprised by that message, as I have been making this case for a long time!) One person later suggested that this was being accomplished in Colorado because the state government has had a website for several years with publicly reported data.
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. George Vasmatzis comments on software that is helping genetically decode some cancer tumors. To listen, click the link below. Tumor Software
It’s another rising reality for an aging population: people over age 75 providing care for partners, siblings, friends and even parents.
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Heart transplant experts from Mayo Clinic presented findings from three recent clinical studies involving heart transplant patients. The presentations took place during the 2015 International Society of Heart & Lu...