Risk Management

Mass shooting prompt providers to prepare for the worst
Oct 27, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Preparation, collaboration and regular disaster drills within trauma systems will save lives, surgeons…
Tenet: Decline in demand behind closure of AZ hospital
Oct 20, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The announcement comes a little more than a week after Texas-based healthcare giant announced sale of MacNeal…
Oct 18, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Kaiser Permanente's Santa Rosa hospital remained closed with local reports citing smoke damage.
Reports: Gun violence costs hospitals $2.9B a year
Oct 11, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Physicians can play a bigger role by talking to patients about guns in the home, safe removal and…
blockchain in healthcare payer and providers
Oct 03, 2017 | Jessica Davis
While most payers are implementing or are planning to launch blockchain projects by 2019, providers are still waiting to…
Sep 25, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Doctors need to carefully and properly use the HCC codes, which indicate the expected costs for a patient.
Sep 22, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The data showed infants with major birth defects accounted for less than 6 percent of the premature births, but a quarter of…
Sep 15, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The canceling of elective procedures and the closing of various outpatient centers will have an immediate revenue…
Providers, payers benefit by sharing data
Sep 14, 2017 | Susan Morse
Insurers provide the broader view on claims while hospitals have the deeper information on patient care through…
security workforce investment
Sep 13, 2017 | Tom Sullivan
While 18- to 26-year-olds are showing interest in cybersecurity, there's a disconnect in the language around the field, skills and…