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Acute Care

Mercy teams with GoHealth to expand urgent care
Jan 04, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The Missouri-based health system will expand with more than 30 new co-branded facilities containing with smart glass rooms,…
Mount Sinai: Racial disparities ‘manifest in morbidities’
Jan 04, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Wide variations in hospital performances can have a major financial impact on patients, health systems and…
Issues found with patient experience data
Dec 20, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The data is used to judge physician performance and hospital performance, often driving managerial decisions such as…
Dec 19, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Conifer provides healthcare business process services focused on hospital and…
Dec 19, 2017 | Susan Morse
Deal signals another move by an insurer to enter the healthcare business.
HHS approves pilot for MA access to patient discharge records
Dec 12, 2017 | Susan Morse
The department shared details about the initiative but redacted names of key participants.
benefits of transforming bundles to episodes of care
Dec 05, 2017 | Tom Sullivan
With algorithms and analytics, first-moving health orgs are reaping alternative payment models to…
Anesthesiologists and EHRs
Dec 04, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The software also helps such specialists operate more smoothly and meet government reporting requirements under MACRA and MIPS.
Rural Medicare
Nov 27, 2017 | Susan Morse
A total of 30 rural hospitals are taking part in the budget neutral program that pays higher Medicare rates.
Nov 22, 2017 | Susan Morse
Advanced payment models should qualify as downside risk for advanced APMs under MACRA, AHA says.

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