Perspective

Moving Forward

Bipartisanship will be the name of the game when it comes to getting things done in Washington.
Stars ratings

CMS releases hospital star ratings

Controversial ratings system released over strong objections of hospital field.
CABG proposed rule

New bundled cardiac payment model proposed

Proposal also would expand the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement model to include other surgical treatments for hip and femur fractures beyond hip replacement.
Quest for Quality

Memorial Medical Center earns top quality award

Leadership, culture, innovation makes Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Ill., tops in quality.

AHA News July 22, 2016