Healthcare organizations criticize revised Senate bill for Medicaid, coverage cuts
Jul 14 | Jeff Lagasse
The groups are criticizing several key provisions they say would harm the industry ...
Hail to the chiefs: Healthcare's new C-suite titles are here to stay
Jul 14 | Jeff Lagasse
With integration, transformation and quality becoming pillars for providers, leadership is ...
Texoma Medical Center nears completion of $50 million expansion
Jul 13 | Jeff Lagasse
The project will feature a new four-story tower and expanded emergency department boasting 110,000 ...
Hospitals and health systems struggling to deliver value-driven care risk financial future, report says
Patient-centered medical homes cut costs, improve quality through collaboration, evidence shows
Jul 12 | Jeff Lagasse
In most cases, PCMHs resulted in cost reduction, quality improvement ...
The ins and outs of fine-tuning hospital quality improvement programs
Jul 12 | Jeff Lagasse
With the financial pressure rising to demonstrate higher levels of quality, leaders need solid ...
Hospitals that spend more on emergency care see better outcomes, MIT says
Jul 11 | Jeff Lagasse
The low-cost hospitals with good outcomes are the ones that spend more when the patient is ...
BCRA would damage employment and state economies, Commonwealth Fund finds
Jul 11 | Jeff Lagasse
Employment in healthcare would be hit especially hard, with 919,000 fewer jobs.
COPD readmissions can be reduced through positive airway pressure therapy, study says
Jul 10 | Jeff Lagasse
Only 7.5 percent of the more than 1.8 million COPD patients analyzed were ...
Biosimilar drugs often translate to lower provider profits, says Navigant analysis
Jul 07 | Jeff Lagasse
One of the main culprits is the "buy-and-bill" reimbursement model for ...