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Hospital Business Analytics: Elevating the Spend Analysis

By: Karen Minich-Pourshadi, for HealthLeaders Media, January 13, 2011

The use of business analytic tools can shift from the transactional to the transformative, helping healthcare organizations to not just discover financial savings, but strategic opportunities, as well.

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Physicians Squeezed by Increasing Business Demands

By: John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, January 13, 2011

Reports show that doctors are having a harder time staying in business at a time when they are needed more than ever.

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ACO-Bound? Consider the Financials First

By: David A. Lips, for HealthLeaders Media, December 30, 2010

In addition to the obvious costs of information technology, accountable care organizations require continuing expenses relating to reporting. What you may not realize is that ACOs also involve financial and legal risk related to forthcoming regulations.

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12 Ways to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

By: Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, December 27, 2010

With hospital readmission rates as high one in five nationwide, we asked experts for tips on getting those numbers down. Some strategies aren't yet proven, but many providers are experimenting with anything that sounds plausible.

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Big Business: Healthcare's a Gold Mine

By: Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Media, January 14, 2011

Wall Street sees huge profit potential in healthcare, which lags behind other industries in rooting out inefficiency and waste. Technology could make a greater impact on efficiency in healthcare than any other industry it's tackled in a generation, and that's the big draw.

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Webcast: Proven Strategies to Market Women's Services

By: December 16, 2010

Women are a vital audience to reach—is your marketing cutting it? As the primary healthcare decision-makers and the key to unlocking additional service audiences, you need up-to-date, effective marketing strategies to win women’s loyalty—thus, business—and expand your market share. Join HealthLeaders Media on January 31, at 1 p.m. (EST) for this 90-minute Webcast, including Q&A, and learn from women’s health marketing experts. http://www.hcmarketplace.com/prod.cfm?id=9339&s=EZINEADH&e_topic=WS_HLM2

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Audio conference: Under IRS Scrutiny: Ensuring Compliant Hospital-Physician Compensation Plans

By: January 10, 2011

As hospitals and physician practices continue merging for survival, hospital-physician integration is of growing interest to the IRS and is increasingly subject to scrutiny from regulators. Additionally, the new Form 990 disclosure requirements related to highly paid officers or employees have created an easily accessible public format for viewing executive compensation. Join HealthLeaders Media on February 16, 1 p.m. (EST), for this 60-minute audio conference, including Q&A, to get the analysis and strategies you need for current tax law requirements. http://www.hcmarketplace.com/prod.cfm?id=9412&s=EZINEADH&e_topic=WS_HLM2

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