Free Healthcare Navigation Program Helps Medicare Patients Coordinate Healthcare Services

Free Healthcare Navigation Program Helps Medicare Patients Coordinate Healthcare Services

At some point in their lives, Medicare patients may need short-term nursing home services; also referred to as Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs). For example, an individual may be discharged from a hospital, but may need short-term rehabilitation services prior to...
15th Annual Nebraska Healthcare Quality Forum – Register Today!

15th Annual Nebraska Healthcare Quality Forum – Register Today!

Great Plains Quality Innovation Network – Nebraska invites you to attend the 15th annual Nebraska Healthcare Quality Forum. Register Now Thursday, June 7, 2018 Embassy Suites Hotel and Convention Center – LaVista, Nebraska Access the Registration Brochure...
More Than 70% of Antibiotic Prescriptions for Sinus Infections Exceed Recommended Duration

More Than 70% of Antibiotic Prescriptions for Sinus Infections Exceed Recommended Duration

A new study in The Journal of the American Medical Association: Internal Medicine shows almost 70 percent of antibiotic prescriptions for sinus infections are for 10 days, which is longer than the clinical practice guidelines recommend. In addition, more than 20...