January 2017 News

Jaspers, Krumholz Op-Ed: Paying to Get Your Medical Data Isn't Right

January 30, 2017
This recent op-ed ”Copy Fees and Limitation of Patients’ Access to Their Own Medical Records” just published in JAMA and written by Harlan Krumholz and former ISPS Director...

New Study by Desai, Ross, et al. on Reducing Hospital Readmissions

January 10, 2017
Financially penalizing hospitals for too many readmissions is more likely to reduce readmissions.  A new paper, “Association Between Hospital Penalty Status Under the...