Tag Archives: care

Academic medical centers face headwinds in shift to value-based care, Moody’s says

Dive Brief: As the healthcare market continues its shift to value-based payment models, certain characteristics of academic medical centers that differentiate them from other types of providers and contribute to credit quality will also hinder their ability to change, a new Moody’s Investor Service report warns. The value-added expense of affiliation with a medical school… Read More »

Ambulatory care unit for paediatrics ward a bonus for sick kids

NEW UNIT: Paediatric registered nurse Kayleen Cole, nursing unit manager Shirley Roberts, Stephanie Dorsett and hospital general manager Cathy Marshall. PAEDIATRIC patients will no longer have to travel to Sydney for certain specialised medical treatments, thanks to a new paediatric ambulatory care unit operating out of Bathurst Base Hospital.    Housed within the paediatric ward, the unit has… Read More »