Using Telemedicine to Better Serve Survivors of Sexual Assault
Since 2013 Newton-Wellesley Hospital has been host to the National TeleNursing Center (NTC), an ambitious project funded by the federal government to develop a trauma-informed and culturally responsive model for providing telenursing services to survivors of sexual assault in remote communities.
Partners Clinical Collaboration Program Drives Safer, Higher Quality Care
Today, Partners HealthCare is comprised of 11 hospitals and more than 6,000 physicians. By working together, our network of medical experts has created a whole that is much greater than the sum of its parts when it comes to patient care.
Massachusetts Health Care – The Road Ahead
The Commonwealth’s commission on provider price variation is nearing the end of its deliberations. The commission has worked diligently since last year and co-chairs Representative Jeffrey Sanchez and Senator James Welch deserve credit for the effort they have made to find consensus among disparate perspectives.
PBS NewsHour Examines Partners' Progress on Accountable Care
Now that the Accountable Care Organization (ACO) model is an integral part of many health care systems across the U.S., including Partners, PBS NewsHour recently asked: How are they working? A number of Partners HealthCare staff who work at the forefront of the ACO movement answered.