Business Strategy

7 Actions Every Health System CFO Needs to Consider

September 24, 2020

Health systems are struggling as a result of the reduced activity of elective procedures, the loss of health coverage for many employees, and the resultant drop in billings. According to this article, there are seven approaches recommended for immediate consideration to increase revenues and stanch losses.

7 Skills Healthcare Executives Need to Succeed

September 23, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has tested every healthcare executive’s ability to adjust — and adjust again. From mid-March through summer and now early fall, the ups and downs of the outbreak have occurred at a furious, unpredictable cadence.

Value-based care: Rethink, unclench, invite

September 18, 2020

Editorial piece by Managed Healthcare Executive's Editorial Advisory Board Member, Lili Brillstein. Brillstein is a nationally recognized expert on value-based care and the CEO of BCollaborative, a healthcare consulting company.

COVID-19 Imbalance

September 17, 2020

The pandemic has had dramatically different consequences for the finances of payers and providers.

Staying Ahead of Employee Burn-out

September 11, 2020

Workplace stress is an inevitable part of business, but when stress gets out of hand, it’s bad for business and the people who do the work.

Sebastian Seiguer, CEO of emocha Mobile Health, Discusses How Telehealth Services are Successfully Opening Schools and Managing Operations for Students, Staff

September 09, 2020

In this week’s episode of Tuning Into the C-Suite podcast, MHE's Briana Contreras spoke with Sebastian Seiguer, CEO of emocha Mobile Health. The two talked about the key health challenges schools are facing as some are reopening across the country for the '20-'21 school year, how telehealth services like emocha are successfully using telehealth to open schools in a Return to Learn program, and paths forward for our nation’s largest school districts.

Closing the Gap on Preventive Care Could Reduce Lost Productivity for Employers

August 26, 2020

Integrated Benefits Institute study finds increased screenings for depression and detection of chronic conditions before symptoms present could have greatest impact on disability costs.

Jennifer Sheets, CEO of Interim HealthCare, Talks Future in Home Care, its Potential to Partner with Hospitals and More

August 26, 2020

In this week’s episode of Tuning Into the C-Suite, Briana Contreras of MHE chatted with CEO of Interim HealthCare, Jennifer Sheets. She and Jennifer discussed how COVID-19 has impacted the demand for home care, how hospitals can partner with the operation and how new pursuits in healthcare will affect home care in the future.

Is the Handshake a Thing of the Past?

August 24, 2020

Because COVID-19 has put the gesture in a different light, healthcare executives are coming up with other ways to greet people.

COVID-19 Makes Alternative Payment Models More Appealing

August 14, 2020

In this part one of two series, Senior Editor Peter Wehrwein and Associate Editor Briana Contreras chat with Keely Macmillan, senior vice president of policy and solutions management at Archway Health. The trio discusses the Value in Health Care Act of 2020, which would make some important changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Programs ACOs, the largest CMS ACO program.