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Diversity Matters

Today, a growing number of hospitals and healthcare providers recognize the importance of embracing diversity in every aspect of the organization—including supply chain. A diverse supplier base better reflects a hospital’s patients and the communities it represents.

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A Pathway for Better Care

The antimicrobial stewardship team at Boston Medical Center recently rolled out a quality improvement initiative aimed to reduce C-diff through reducing use of three antibiotic drugs. This change is expected to reduce C-diff at the hospital by 28 percent and save $70,000 each quarter over the next 12 months.

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The Growing Cost of the Measles Outbreak

The outbreak of measles, for which a safe and cost-effective vaccine is available, is proving to be a surprising threat for healthcare professionals—and a costly one to society.

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Getting a Handle on Drug Shortages

Nationwide, virtually all hospitals confront shortages of mission-critical drugs, and it has added hundreds of millions of dollars to pharmacy and operating budgets and to the costs of patient care.

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