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Hospitals make big strides in improving heart attack care

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Hospitals have made common sense changes that have significantly improved care for heart attack patients, a move spurred by an analysis of delays in care and a nationwide campaign led by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association. Quality of care improvements have taken place in all types of hospitals serving different population demographics, and now almost all hospitals treat at least 50% of patients in 61 minutes or less, according to ACC data. The New York Times (tiered subscription model) (06/19)


Triple Aim sets the goalposts for change in health care

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Survey: Medication reconciliation top readmission prevention strategy

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

ACC: Better care coordination needed to fight chronic disease

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

Health care providers transition gradually to risk-based models

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

The Opportunity of Cardiac Rehab

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Research finds inadequate quality of osteoarthritis care

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

Google designs health tracker for clinical trials

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

N.C. tests patient-centered medical home for state employees

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

JACC Leadership Page: Is Your EHR Working For You and Your Patients?

ACC CV Quality SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015


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JACC Leadership Page: Is Your EHR Working For You and Your Patients?

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The Opportunity of Cardiac Rehab

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ACC's member profile update initiative

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