Healthcare Leadership Review, June 2009
In this month’s Healthcare Leadership Review, readers will learn how good leadership tools can foster an innovative environment, why e-prescribing makes good cents, how hospitals are aiming for perfection, why hospitals are pursuing alignment arrangements with physicians, how hospitals are making small changes and benefiting from big improvements, why physicians and hospitals must beware of ethics issues, how an American Hospital Association survey suggests hospitals are in critical condition, why healthcare reform means leaner hospitals, and how hospitals can examine their performances around diagnostic groups.
- Providers Lag as Consumers Set Agenda
- Look Beyond Nurse-Patient Ratios
- Reform Puts Vise Grips on Physicians
- Esther Dyson Launches Population Health Challenge
- Crisis Spurs Healthcare Payment Reform in Arkansas
- Hospital Groups Back NQF Report on Patient Sociodemographics
- ICD-10 Delay Alters Provider, Vendor Prep
- NPP Demand Rising Under Value-Based Care Models
- Medicare Opt-Out a Viable Physician Strategy
- Reduce Readmissions by Activating Patients to Do 'Self-Care'