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Tuesday, November 1, 2011

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States Stymied in $4.3B Medicaid Collection Efforts

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, November 1, 2011

Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has denied the latest effort by state Medicaid offices to recoup $4.3 billion in erroneously billed payments, in cases dating back to the 1970s.

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Healthcare Online Job Postings Plummet in October

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, November 1, 2011

Online advertised vacancies for healthcare practitioners and support positions fell by 25,000 listings in October, snapping what had been two straight months of impressive gains for the sector.

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To Prevent VBP Financial Loss, Think Like a Clinician

By: Karen Minich-Pourshadi, for HealthLeaders Media, October 31, 2011

To meet both the medical and financial imperatives of value-based purchasing, financial leaders will need to go beyond their usual scope. Look through the eyes of the clinicians to improve patient care and prevent reimbursement losses.

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High Hospital Turnover May be Linked to Underfunded HR

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, October 31, 2011

Hospitals have higher turnover than most industries and hospitals underfund and understaff their HR departments compared with other industries. Is there a correlation?

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Webcast: Battle-Tested Tactics for Key Internal Marketing Initiatives

By: October 11, 2011

Date: November 8, 2011
About: In this 90-minute Webcast, benefit from lessons learned from Catholic Health Initiatives’ communication campaign for EHR implementation, and learn what your service lines can mean for marketing opportunities.

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Rounds: The Business and Clinical Path to Medical Home

By: October 6, 2011

Date: November 11, 2011
About: Attend on-site or
participate via live simulcast. Live from host St. Joseph Health System—reaching the vision of patient–centered medical home requires strong links between hospital and physician to achieve best patient outcomes. Join us for the dialogue in a special, complimentary Rounds, sponsored by RelayHealth.

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