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April 24, 2014 | Andrew Cravenho
The potential exists for an unprecedented slowdown in receivables turnover as the Affordable Care Act marches toward full implementation. The importance of having a plan... More

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April 23, 2014 | Howard Nussman
There's a lot of buzz in the healthcare community about the right path to choose for accreditation and deemed status with CMS. For many years, The Joint Commission... More
April 21, 2014 | Stephanie Bouchard
If you're thinking about investing in Ethernet technologies to give your networks more capabilities, the cable industry wants your business. More
April 21, 2014 | Roland Butvilofsky
Supply chain costs account for a surprisingly high percentage of the overall total operating budget at healthcare facilities, making clear insight into supply chain... More
April 18, 2014 | Liz Kirk
All too often internal cost reduction initiatives fail to produce the level of savings required. Driving this level of change is not for the faint of heart and strong... More
April 17, 2014 | Karen Niven
The sourcing process in healthcare is quite strategic; much more than just buying products. Success depends on the right type of clinician involvement and the right high... More

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April 15, 2014 | Carl Natale
It's not particularly helpful, but the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has finally addressed the impending ICD-10 delay. More
April 14, 2014 | Roland Butvilofsky
Supply chain costs are the second largest investment for hospitals behind only labor. While many organizations struggle to keep these costs in check, even modest... More
April 11, 2014 | Chad Rodine
When new products with similar (or better) clinical outcomes and lower costs are introduced to the market, it's difficult to get them in front of physicians who... More
April 09, 2014 | Tom Sullivan
Whether Congress pushing back the ICD-10 deadline will stall projects or healthcare organizations continue trekking forward is bound to be a matter of some debate for... More
April 08, 2014 | Don McCanne, MD
Thomas Piketty’s new book “Capital in the Twenty-First Century” is not about healthcare, but it provides us with an excellent background for understanding why we need to... More