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August 21, 2014 | Luis Martinez
One of the most daunting challenges any newly appointed healthcare supply chain leader will face is establishing direction. The best practices listed below, gathered... More

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August 20, 2014 | Greg Charleston
A primary key to survival for providers will be their ability to increase efficiency and reduce costs in the supply chain, but participating in a GPO is not enough. More
August 19, 2014 | Debra Phairas
Approximately one in six physicians will be victims of embezzlement at least once during their lifetime. Here are some tips to protect yourself, and your investment,... More
Early-stage investment in private companies used to be reserved for wealthy industry players, but in recent years it has become more common for mainstream healthcare... More
August 14, 2014 | Bird Blitch
Using automation technology to create an engaging payment experience for patients enables providers to see measurable operational and financial improvements including... More
August 13, 2014 | Loretta Loncoske
Radiology reimbursement continues to drop, but healthcare providers often can achieve significant savings off the quoted vendor price for CT systems. Keys to finding... More

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August 11, 2014 | Patt Richesin
The changing payment model for patient care has made hiring more primary care physicians and adding specialty practice groups a strategic initiative for most health... More
August 08, 2014 | Kenneth Kaufman
Imagine trying to run a successful business when employers, competitors, and other service providers have launched focused campaigns that encourage consumers to avoid... More
August 07, 2014 | Richard Pizzi
Just in case you didn't get the memo earlier this week, hospitals should take note that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will soon allow Recovery... More
August 07, 2014 | Rick Shrader
Chief financial officers at hospitals and health systems must track a multitude of difficult financial issues these days. One question, however, always stops a... More
August 06, 2014 | Debra A. McCurdy
Last month the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services published its proposed rule to update the Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and the... More