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Abstract: While cancer screenings briefly returned to baseline, we have not fully recovered from the initial drop reported in May 2020. Christopher Mast, MD | Alejandro Muñoz del Río, PhD | Tyler Heist, PhD 10 Jun 2021 In May 2020, we reported a significant drop in the weekly...

Commitment to patient safety and health care quality unshaken by pandemic Madison, Wis., June 9, 2021—The Wisconsin Hospital Association (WHA) 2020 Quality Report underscores the high standard of care of the state’s hospitals even as they prepared for and responded to unprecedented challenges brought on by...

-- Fewer Wisconsin hospitals were penalized in fiscal year 2021 for measures of hospital-acquired conditions, according to a recent quality report from the Wisconsin Hospital Association. The report details the state’s performance in the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Hospital-Acquired Conditions Reduction Program. It aims...

Ready to usher in spring with a warm start for your business? Here’s a checklist of reasons to drop in virtually Wednesday, March 17, for the Wisconsin Tech Summit. General admission registration is open. A record 80 emerging companies applied to meet with major firms at...

A panel of healthcare information technology experts will discuss how COVID-19 will continue to evolve the use of digital health at the eighth annual Wisconsin Tech Summit. General admission registration is open. Panelists Dr. Rajeev Chaudhry of Mayo Clinic; Jeri Koester of Marshfield Clinic Health Systems; and Dr. Asif Naseem of PDS will discuss...

Tracie Rotter, former Google Ventures partner, will open the eighth annual Wisconsin Tech Summit by discussing how to build innovative relationships between major firms and emerging companies. General admission registration is open. While a partner at Google Ventures, Rotter established GV Partnerships as a formal practice area,...