MHA@GW Blog


The Past, Present and Future of Electronic Health Records (EHRs)

Mass implementation of electronic health records (EHRs) is presented as a key strategy to reduce expenses and improve quality and continuity of care. But EHRs also introduce new complexity and …

Top 5 Twitter Chats for Health Administrators

The concept behind Twitter chats couldn’t be simpler: pick a time, a topic and a hashtag to start a free-flowing conversation accessible to 218 million people. With such a large …

Students on Israel Trip Learn from Growing Pains of a ‘Model’ Healthcare System

In the final days before the holidays while most students were winding down the semester’s studies, the 11 graduate students in Leonard Friedman’s “Healthcare Delivery in Israel” class were gearing …

New Children’s Hospital Learning Network to Bridge Care Gap Between Legal Needs, Health Needs

On January 16, 2014, six children’s hospitals and seven legal organizations met in Bentonville, Arkansas to kick off Better Team for Child Health. This children’s hospital learning network will …

U.S. Health Care vs. The World [Infographic]

With the start of a new year comes continued debate over the efficacy of our domestic health care systems and implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The conversation is …

Tuition Assistance for Health Administration Students

Tuition assistance is a job benefit provided by many employers to encourage employees to continue their education. The benefit typically provides an employee with reimbursement for tuition and fees after …