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Acute Care

Aug 02, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Areas with more primary care physicians have lower spending per beneficiary, better…
Aug 01, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Division manages 15 community hospitals across the area, operates ten freestanding emergency centers.
Jul 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Expense growth and charges tied to broad EHR installations hurt the…
Jul 24, 2017 | Susan Morse
Roughly 45 percent of urgent care facility visits by Cigna members could be conducted at retail healthcare clinics,…
Jul 12, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Model allows a system to expand their presence without making major capital commitments, or having…
Jul 11, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The low-cost hospitals with good outcomes are the ones that spend more when the patient is there, and less when they…
Hoag Hospital Irvine, part of St. Joseph Hoag network. Photo courtesy < a href="https://www.hoag.org/locations/hoag-hospital-irvine/"> Hoag </a>
Jun 22, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
From 2015 to 2016, death rate for all of its hospitals dropped from 15 to 12 percent…
Jun 20, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
That's been beneficial to hospitals, which have seen reductions in uncompensated care and overall…
Jun 09, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
U.S. minorities tend to receive fewer medical services considered effective like flu shots, aspirin…
Jun 02, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The authors tout education as the most prudent means of addressing the issue.

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