Unobtrusive, Actionable Reminders and Performance Feedback Improve Physician Performance on Standardized Quality Measures 02/17/11

Through its commercial electronic medical record system, a large internal medicine practice provides physicians with unobtrusive reminders related to 16 measures for heart disease, heart failure,...

Formal Processes Ensure System-Wide Focus on Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia, and Surgical Care, Improving Performance on Core Measures 12/13/10

Memorial Healthcare System implemented formal processes to ensure that performance on quality measures developed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (also known as “core measures...


Reye's Syndrome Bulletin 03/19/08

This fact sheet provides information about Reye’s Syndrome and its possible symptoms to aid health care providers in recognizing signs and symptoms of this very serious disease that is often misdiagnosed. Children and adults can develop it as...

What You Need to Know: Taking Aspirin to Lower Your Risk of Heart Attack 12/17/07

This consumer fact sheet provides the following information about aspirin and heart attack risk:

  • Risk factors for heart attack
  • Aspirin safety
  • What you should do

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