BJC, which includes 12 hospitals and multiple community health locations, is a long-standing VHA
Prior studies have found that up to 70% of VHA
users hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction and 76% of patients hospitalized for stroke were admitted to non-VHA
hospitals, which may reflect greater access to non-VHA
hospitals during an acute illness, where proximity is important (Wright et al.
In the VHA
, each visit to a specialty clinic, admission and consult are followed back to the patient's primary healthcare provider via electronic files.
Joyce Grant, Director of Purchasing at Torrance Memorial Hospital, said, "MD Buyline and VHA
do excellent business together and provide us with the most accurate and up to date information.
has a strong track record of helping hospitals of all sizes improve their supply chain performance and reduce costs.
Efforts to assess the quality of VHA
cardiac care by comparing risk-adjusted outcomes between VHA
hospitals and private sector hospitals face a substantial methodologic challenge.
Veterans groups tenaciously defend the VHA
and applaud its turnaround.
PHOENIX -- Ascent Healthcare Solutions, a leader in delivering healthcare resource sustainability, today announced that VHA
stockholders elected board members because of their breadth and depth of health care expertise and their ability to lead during this time of tremendous change in our industry," said Curt Nonomaque, president and CEO of VHA
will implement HandySoft's BizFlow[R] as part of the Enrollment System Version 3.
IRVING, Texas, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VHA
SupplyNetworks, groups of VHA
members join together to reduce supply chain costs and increase operational efficiencies beyond what they could achieve individually.