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The tug-of-war between healthcare job growth and rising costs
Apr 19, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The healthcare industry has been a stalwart buoy to the economy, adding jobs steadily for several years, but…
Apr 19, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Doctors have balked at the increasing burden of implementing metrics, which cost roughly $15.4 billion annually to meet.
Printing puts a drain on hospital revenue
Apr 18, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The average 1,500-bed hospital prints more than 8 million pages per month, adding up to about $3.8 million…
Health system growth increases stroke costs
Apr 17, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
With transfers to larger hospitals comes a high cost burden, making it important for…
Study: Where hospitals are investing in 2018
Apr 17, 2018 | Tom Sullivan
With bold projections that we are on the cusp of the biggest IT spending growth in a…
Sodium targets, glucose monitors can cut costs
Apr 13, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
While the findings of two new research studies are unrelated, each is noteworthy in the opportunity presented to help…
MD Anderson's CFO on turning profitability around
Apr 09, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
From an Epic install, a drop in patient volumes and Hurricane Harvey, MD…
Meal delivery programs reduce cost
Apr 04, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Lack of access to nutritious food is a social determinant of health linked to high…
Maryland experiment falls short of financial goals
Apr 04, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Paying hospitals a fixed global budget reduced their prices but individual physicians continued to…
Apr 03, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
While the MSSP overall was a net cost to CMS in 2016, there is evidence that…

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