A new study of nursing homes in California, the nation's largest system, found that some nursing homes inflate their self-assessment reporting to improve their score in the Five-Star Quality Rating System employed by Medicare to help consumers.
America's airports are improving in quality according to the J.D. Power's 2017 North American Airport Satisfaction Study. Orlando International Airport scored the highest among the major airports. Airports in New York, Los Angeles, Boston, and Chicago all languished at the bottom of the rankings. Good news! America's airports are getting better. Show More Summary
They will always have Kentucky. The UCLA Bruins badly needed a quality victory and they got it Saturday at the Smoothie King Center, holding on for an 83-75 victory over the No. 7 Wildcats in the CBS Sports Classic. UCLA prevailed in a game of wild momentum swings by showing the needed poise in...
British Airways no longer has a positive net promoter score among its own customers. They obliterated their reputation very quickly. And data shows that customers have become more likely to leave British Airways for a low cost carrier. So rather than making BA more competitive, they've given up their competitive edge. Show More Summary
Harry Kane scores twice as rampant Tottenham score four second-half goals to crush Stoke City at Wembley and go fifth in the table.
Beal scored 51 points on Tuesday, but he loses some of his most unique qualities when he slides into the lead role. When the Washington Wizards lost on Monday, it was an embarrassment. The Utah Jazz smoked them by 47 points, leadingShow More Summary
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Sterling Manchester City are well on their way to being the standout side in the Premier League this season – and it seems that they’re showing the quality of Champions. Not only can they win games playing brilliantly and score goals for fun, they’ve also shown against promoted side Huddersfield that they can come from […]
Can an algorithm sift through piles of content to deliver top advertising dollars to top quality journalism? The News Quality Scoring Project is relying on some humans and, well, an algorithm to separate “commodity news” from “value-added news” in an attempt to connect high quality content with advertisers who want better exposure. It’s a tricky...
Quality measures reported by rheumatology practices using the RISE registry significantly varied in the first quarter of 2017, with financial repercussions for practices through the new Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), according to research presented at the 2017 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting.
Price, quality, or convenience might score you sales, but your brand’s likeability and trust win you relationships. These techniques will help you to develop that all-important trust with your customers. The post The Ultimate Guide to...Show More Summary
By ROBERT MCNUTT, MD Data is not always the path to identifying good medicine. Quality and cost measures should not be perceived as “scores,” because the health care process is neither simplistic nor deterministic; it involves as much art and perception as science—and never is this more the case than in the first step of
Brian tells us his secrets for scoring an iPhone X on launch day. Bloomberg says Apple reduced the quality of its face recognition system in order to get more iPhones out in time. Plus, Apple is getting sued over the Animoji tradema...
One of You’re The Worst’s best qualities is its ability to juggle and maneuver between extreme tones. From the very first season, the series could be both snarky and sincere, empathetic and callous, generous and mean-spirited, oftentimes in the same episode and sometimes within the same scene. It could pull this off… Read more...
Phoenix, Memphis, nine others scored one out of five stars in VA quality ratings. Again.
Google Pixel 2 is about to face some stiff competition from Huawei’s freshly released Mate 10 Pro flagship. Popular image quality authority DxOMark has awarded the new Mate 10 the impressive score of 97 – coming second only to the Pixel 2. Show More Summary
The Ducks finally created some quality scoring chances on their last two power plays Monday, but they didn’t amount to any goals. Through 11 opportunities on the man advantage, the Ducks remain scoreless. Many of those power plays have created nary a possibility for a goal. Coach Randy Carlyle...
Like it or not, DxOMark is currently the go-to tester for smartphone camera quality. Companies will even base their marketing around its scores. As such, it's a big deal when the outfit declares a new winner... and it just declared two. Show More Summary