Infographic: How the Top 100 Hospitals Use Social Media - In a recent study done with the International Council for Quality Care, Keith Korneluk examined how the top hospitals in the nation are engaging in social media. This research determined that 83 percent of those hospitals actively engage in either Facebook, Twitter and YouTube (so far there has been little engagement in Google+).
Medication Adherence: Getting America to Take Its Medicine - Complex patients remain the top targets of programs to improve medication adherence (MA), but more than half now also zero in on MA levels during transitions in care — up from 37 percent in 2012. Educating patients and caregivers on proper use of medications following a health event helps to curb avoidable hospital readmissions and ER visits.
For the sixth consecutive year, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has been named the nation's top hospital for cancer care, according to the "Best Hospitals" survey published annually by U.S. News & World Report magazine. Read more about the ranking http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/facts-and-history/institutional-profile/u-s-news-rankings/index.html