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Why analytics can offer a helping hand at safety net hospitals

Congress’ recent directive to Medicare to ease the burden of hospital readmission penalties on safety net hospitals that serve low-income patients was definitely a step in the right direction. After all, once patients with high social needs are discharged, there is much that’s outside the hospital’s control. It isn’t fair to penalize providers when they… Read More »

Universal Flu Vaccine May Offer 1-Shot Protection

Tamar Ben-Yedidia, PhD, chief scientific officer, BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Jerusalem. Anthony Fauci, MD, director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD. Rafi Ahmed, PhD, director, Emory Vaccine Center, Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta. ScienceDirect: “Hemagglutin.” CDC: “Flu.” National Institutes of Health: “Universal influenza vaccine research.” WebMD Health