As Senate GOP Fumbles Health Reform, Telemedicine Delivers Better Access To Health Care

From Forbes:

The U.S. Senate’s push to tackle health reform is far from over, and the struggle is real.

While the Congressional GOP has good intentions to restore more health freedom at the state level, they have so far failed to reach a consensus. Meanwhile, market forces and the states are already working to make health care access more convenient, price transparent, and affordable.

Press Ganey releases first quality indicator to measure assaults on nurses

From Becker’s:

The performance analytics provider Press Ganey created the first quality indicator to measure assaults on nursing personnel.

The indicator is a part of the company’s National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators, which aims to increase understanding about workplace safety as assaults against nurses are being reported at epidemic levels, according to Press Ganey.