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Health Technology Trends is a monthly newsletter featuring unbiased original reporting that keeps you up-to-date on the latest developments in healthcare technology. And it only takes minutes to read.

Our independent reporting features interviews with hospital leaders and helps you get a better handle on navigating today's value-based care climate, whether you're an administrator, planner, CEO, consultant, manufacturer, or government official.

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California Wildfires: Hospital Safely Evacuated Patients, But What about Staff?https://www.ecri.org/components/HRCAlerts/Pages/HRCAlerts111418_California.aspxCalifornia Wildfires: Hospital Safely Evacuated Patients, But What about Staff?11/14/2018 12:00:00 AM ​Hospitals across California are dealing with the effects of a series of wildfires that have sprung up across two parts of the state, according to a November 9, 2018, release from the California Hospital Association.
A Band-Aid: Medical Scribes Could Reduce EHR-Related Burnout, But Long-Term Solutions are Neededhttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRCAlerts/Pages/HRCAlerts111418_EHR.aspxA Band-Aid: Medical Scribes Could Reduce EHR-Related Burnout, But Long-Term Solutions are Needed11/14/2018 12:00:00 AM Use of medical scribes could mitigate burden related to electronic health record (EHR) documentation and subsequent burnout, according to a study in the November 2018 issue of JAMA Internal Medicine.
Four Steps Hospitals Can Take to Reduce Maternal Mortalityhttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRCAlerts/Pages/HRCAlerts110718_Four.aspxFour Steps Hospitals Can Take to Reduce Maternal Mortality11/7/2018 12:00:00 AM ​Hospitals can take four steps to reduce maternal mortality, according to the authors of a November 1, 2018, perspective in the New England Journal of Medicine.