Improving Patient Care in Hospital Intensive Care Units

By Jason M. Carlton, APR
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Intermountain Medical Center critical care physician-researcher, Samuel M. Brown, MD MS, is in the midst of a research initiative to identify how clinicians can improve the way care is delivered in hospital intensive care units, or ICUs. 

Utah's First Implant of Non-surgical Leadless Cardiac Pacemaker

By Jason M. Carlton, APR
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Cardiologists at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute have made Utah medical history as doctors implanted the Intermountain West’s first non-surgical, leadless cardiac pacemaker to treat a Logan woman who suffers from atrial fibrillation.

5 Promising Healthcare Changes, Initiatives, and Investments

By Joe Mott, Vice President, Population Health
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We wanted to know what other healthcare leaders thought the top initiative would be in the upcoming year, so we asked. Here are five promising changes and innovations leaders feel have the potential to improve quality and/or lower the cost curve of healthcare in the U.S.