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Stephanie Bouchard | July 30, 2014 | 10:36 AM | Workforce Management, Strategic Planning
A new tool for modeling the physician workforce is now available for free to hospital and health system administrators, policy makers and others. More
Kurt Ullman | July 30, 2014 | 04:45 AM | Quality and Safety, Medical Devices
Putting technology in the hands of doctors that can provide real-time data can help cut costs, but such technology can be expensive for health systems. The question then becomes is it worth it economically? More
Julie Rovner | July 29, 2014 | 08:34 AM | Reimbursement, Policy and Legislation
Medicare's Hospital Insurance Trust Fund won't run out of money until 2030. That’s four years later than projected last year and 13 years later than projected the year before the passage of the Affordable Care Act. More
Anthony Brino | July 29, 2014 | 05:28 AM | Reimbursement, Policy and Legislation, Compliance & Legal
A Pennsylvania provider is suing a health insurance company for passing on its 2 percent reimbursement cut required by sequestration. More
Mary Mosquera | July 29, 2014 | 04:45 AM | Revenue Cycle Management
Money Atwal, who is both CFO and CIO at Hilo Medical Center in Hilo, Hawaii, shares with Healthcare Finance News how his organization is counteracting declining reimbursements and resources. More
Kurt Ullman | July 28, 2014 | 09:48 AM | Reimbursement, Revenue Cycle Management
When it comes to speeding up the revenue cycle, the hospital pharmacy has its own part to play. More
Anthony Brino | July 28, 2014 | 09:32 AM | Quality and Safety, Construction & Facilities Management, Operations
If physicians and health executives could design and build a new hospital with features they've long dreamed of, would the finances fall into place? One booming healthcare market is about to find out. More
WASHINGTON | Debra A. McCurdy | July 25, 2014 | 11:41 AM | Supply Chain, Policy and Legislation, Compliance & Legal
Although a May 2014 U.S. District Court ruling vacated HRSA's 340B orphan drug regulation, the agency has issued an interpretive rule affirming its policy on the orphan drug exemption. The pharma industry is up in arms, but what does it all mean? More
Richard Pizzi | July 25, 2014 | 10:57 AM | Workforce Management
Our weekly look at career moves in the healthcare finance sector. This issue highlights promotions, hires and fires for the week ending July 25, 2014. More
Stephanie Bouchard | July 25, 2014 | 10:09 AM | Reimbursement, Revenue Cycle Management
As payers and employers put pressure on providers to assume more financial risk, providers are struggling to assess the impact of the risk they have already assumed. More
John Andrews | July 24, 2014 | 04:57 AM
The massive, monolithic structures that have come to represent the acute care setting are becoming more stratified in smaller buildings across wider swaths of a community. More
Tammy Worth | July 23, 2014 | 09:44 AM | Claims Processing, Reimbursement, Revenue Cycle Management
With patients paying more out-of-pocket costs and exchanges increasing the number of plans providers deal with, having financial counselors in a practice may become a necessity. More