Hospitals & Providers

Tackling Hunger—and Health Care Costs—by Moving Interventions Upstream

July 21, 2020

When Medicaid pays for food, it helps prevent chronic disease.

AHA Says COVID-19 Losses for Hospitals Total More Than $200 billion

May 05, 2020

About 80% of the losses are from cancelled surgeries and over services.

What Will Post-Covid Healthcare Look Like?

April 22, 2020

Infectious diseae prevention could completely reshape how and where American healthcare is delivered.

COVID-19: Governors Begin Reopening After White House Issues Guidelines

April 17, 2020

President Donald Trump issued broad guidelines for a re-opening of the US economy this week, outlining the COVID-19 regulations that should be in place while leaving final decisions to the nation’s governors.

Hospital News Roundup: When Can Elective Surgery Resume, Big Losses Looming, and Some Federal Money for Telehealth

April 17, 2020

As losses loom, hospitals, other providers map out criteria for resuming elective surgeries.

Hospital Admissions, Price Before Covid-19

April 10, 2020

Trauma was the big ticket hospital admission pre-Covid-19.

Consumers Will Switch Providers Over Poor Digital Experiences

October 10, 2019

Younger healthcare consumers are more frustrated, more likely to stop seeing providers, and will write negative reviews based on bad digital experiences.

Medicare for All Gets Mixed Response

October 09, 2019

Survey finds the majority of insured adults are satisfied with their coverage but want more information.

Trends in Value-Based Care

October 08, 2019

Provider, life sciences, biotech, IT, and financial industry leaders weigh in.

6 Strategies for Your Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program, Part 2

October 05, 2019

The ultimate guidebook on everything you need to know about reducing hospital readmissions-the most common risk factors, the reimbursement issues, and how real-world hospitals are solving the problem.

Preventing Antibiotic Overuse

October 05, 2019

Antimicrobial stewardship is a key strategy to combat the emergence of drug resistance.

Amazon Care Foreshadows Healthcare’s Digital Future

September 30, 2019

Healthcare execs should be planning for a split between “legacy” healthcare and “digital” healthcare, replete with new tech platform integrations.

Disrupt or Be Disrupted: Predictive Analytics and Healthcare

September 19, 2019

Predictive analytics in healthcare powered by artificial intelligence represents one of the most disruptive shifts. Here's how to take advantage of it.

Community-based Care Model Reduces CVD Risk

September 19, 2019

Intervention of friends, family, and non-physician health workers is key.

Most Older Adults Unprepared for Emergencies, Poll Finds

September 18, 2019

When disaster strikes, healthcare executives must be ready to take care of those in need of emergency medical services.

Can Data Analytics Lower Hospital-Acquired Condition Incidence?

September 18, 2019

HACs continue to burden the healthcare system.

Better Design to Help Ease a Parent’s Worst Nightmare

September 18, 2019

Simple design considerations at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital make a positive impact on loved ones.

6 Strategies for Your Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

September 12, 2019

The ultimate guidebook on everything you need to know about reducing hospital readmissions-the most common risk factors, the reimbursement issues, and how real-world hospitals are solving the problem.

3 Ways Healthcare Teams Inspire the C-Suite

September 10, 2019

Leadership doesn’t always have to come from the top-sometimes your team members can help motivate you.

Do Certificate-of-Need Laws Still Make Sense in 2019?

September 03, 2019

They were formed to provide greater access to healthcare and lower costs, but they may be doing more harm than good.