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Strategic Planning

Oct 01, 2014 | Anthony Brino
On the face of it, the industry is making great strides toward adopting value-oriented payment models, but the question…
Sep 29, 2014 | Russ Banham
The role of the modern hospital CFO has changed considerably in recent years. Not only do they perform a vital strategic role overseeing enterprise planning and performance, by…
Sep 26, 2014 | Mike Miliard
The ability of accountable care organizations to meet the goals of improving care and lowering costs may be hindered by health IT obstacles suggests a new…
Sep 25, 2014 | Chris Nerney
New research suggests that socioeconomic factors can account for most of the geographical variation in Medicare spending. As a result, larger…
Midwestern providers, payer blaze trail toward value-based care
Sep 17, 2014 | Chris Nerney
The value-based model of healthcare is gradually transitioning from the pilot phase to implementation, as health insurers and…
Medical education reform
Sep 15, 2014 | Healthcare Finance Staff
The current hospital-based system of graduate medical education does not meet the needs of modern healthcare delivery or the training of the future…
Sep 10, 2014 | Richard Pizzi
US not-for-profit children's hospitals are likely to remain financially stable in the next year or two although changes…
Sep 09, 2014 | Anthony Brino
The currents of health reform and consumerization are getting more treacherous for incumbent hospital businesses, according to a…
Sep 05, 2014 | Samantha DuPont
Accountable care organizations are captivating because they contain elements of care delivery that most experts agree should improve healthcare: financial…
Sep 03, 2014 | Tara Trudnak-Fowler
A new analysis of hospital readmissions allows state Medicaid medical directors to better understand the nature and prevalence of hospital use in the…

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