Tag Archives: Helping

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 »

Magnesium Oxide: Is This Supplement Helping or Hurting You?

Between 50 and 80 percent of the American population are deficient in magnesium. If you’re one of these people, then chances are you’re taking (or planning to take) a form of magnesium supplement. Magnesium plays a significant role in human health. In fact, researchers have detected 3,751 magnesium-binding sites on human proteins, according to an… Read More »