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October 20, 2014 | Don McCanne, MD
An article published last week in the New England Journal of Medicine casts doubt that malpractice reform would reduce the use of supposed "defensive medicine." More

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October 17, 2014 | Debra Phairas
More than ever before, physicians and managers are feeling the stress of running a practice. Though most medical schools do not teach business principles to physicians... More
October 16, 2014 | Chip Bunata
The most successful hospital supply chain leaders are changing the usual conversations with clinical and administrative leaders into more meaningful collaboration by... More
October 15, 2014 | Tom Dean
Like many other industries, healthcare is looking to leverage information technology to transform financial payments and automate the posting of accounts payable and... More
October 14, 2014 | Tammy Corley
Is your hospital's case management model strictly focused on discharge planning and retroactive utilization reviews? If so, there's no better time to... More
October 14, 2014 | Monte Sandler
Healthcare providers are realizing they must create and sustain a more effective revenue cycle to ensure long-term viability. To remain competitive, providers must... More

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The 2015 Medicare Part A deductible -- for inpatient hospital, skilled nursing facility and home healthcare services -- will increase by $44 in calendar year 2015 to $1,... More
October 09, 2014 | Kayla Sutton
In its semiannual Economic Outlook survey, Premier, Inc., asked hospital supply chain, materials management and C-suite executives to reveal the trends impacting their... More
October 09, 2014 | Tom Watson
Every interventional cardiac cath procedure requires the use of an associated monitoring system. Negotiation of this technology requires a deep understanding of how... More
October 08, 2014 | Debra A. McCurdy
The HHS Inspector General continues to fault CMS for failing to issue final regulations to enforce the location requirements for rural health clinics. The agency's... More
October 06, 2014 | Amy Denny
Savvy healthcare supply chain leaders must go beyond medical product pricing to achieve the next level of savings for their organizations. Here are 3 areas to consider... More