“The programs are not leading to any meaningful improvements in patient safety and are contributing to inequity in our healthcare system," researchers say.
Hospital data confirming the higher burden of disease on patients who face social adversities also uncover opportunity for tailored care strategies.
Evidence from pilot programs suggest Uber Health could help improve inequitable outcomes and save on costs associated with transportation-insecure patients.
Infection tracing study looks for sources and susceptibility in healthcare workers’ COVID-19 infections to help inform the reopening of clinical spaces.
At Boston Medical Center, experts from the Cancer Center are exploring how new and existing therapies could fight the COVID infection.