Business Intelligence

Healthcare costs pumping up inflation
Jan 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Meanwhile, prescription drug prices jumped 1 percent after a 0.6 percent rise late last year.
Jan 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Since 2008, executives and employees of the companies have invested more than $30…
When private hospitals deny the uninsured
Dec 29, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Some providers make a policy of referring anyone without insurance to public hospitals, creating duplicate visits and…
Dec 28, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The Citizens Commission on Human Rights called for increased monitoring of psychiatric…
Dec 28, 2017 | Susan Morse
The most important developments hospital finance and operations executives should understand heading into 2018.
HIMSS revenue cycle task force is taking on the patient experience
Dec 27, 2017 | Susan Morse
HIMSS Revenue Cycle Improvement Task Force seeks stories on the patient financial experience to present a gap analysis for…
Moody’s: Tax law will sting nonprofit hospitals
Dec 21, 2017 | Susan Morse
Health insurers benefit from lower corporate taxes but repealing the individual mandate will spike uncompensated care costs and stick…
Telemedicine demand fueling market growth
Dec 20, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
With a significant rise in the prevalence of the geriatric population worldwide, telemedicine services are expected…
Dec 19, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The demand put pressure on medical labor markets and underscoring the likelihood of increasing physician shortages.