Health groups ask feds to delay information blocking deadline for a year

The federal government has set an Oct. 6 deadline to comply with a rule designed to improve the spread of health data. The American Hospital Association, America’s Essential Hospitals and others say they need more time. Facing a pressing Oct. 6 deadline to comply with a federal rule on information sharing, ten leading healthcare organizations … Read more

More doctors are suffering burnout, and health systems must do more

A panel of physicians said it’s not about building more resilience. Health organizations need to offer resources and reduce burdens that are taxing their physicians. More doctors are experiencing burnout, and it’s becoming a matter of serious concern for healthcare leaders. Physician burnout has reached a new high, according to a study published in Mayo … Read more