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Healthcare Consolidation: M&A Not the Only Way

By: Philip Betbeze, for HealthLeaders Media, June 19, 2013

Regulatory barriers that once thwarted any pressure felt by hospitals and health systems to consolidate and uncover economies of scale or scope have eased. But consolidation doesn’t always come via an acquisition.

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Healthcare Costs 'An Abomination' Says Senate Finance Committee Chair

By: Margaret Dick Tocknell, for HealthLeaders Media, June 19, 2013

A Senate committee session in which expert witnesses discussed healthcare costs, hospital prices, and data transparency ended with a plea from the chair, Sen. Max Baucus, for "specific recommendations" from "anyone."

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Hacking Healthcare is Fred Trotter's Passion

By: Scott Mace, for HealthLeaders Media, June 18, 2013

Fred Trotter is closing the gap between the needs of patients and providers to see and share data, and the reality of unlocking it from where vendors have stored it. Driven by a passion for transparent access to data, he's just getting started.

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6 CNO-to-CEO Strategies

By: Alexandra Wilson Pecci, for HealthLeaders Media, June 18, 2013

Why don't more nurse leaders go after hospital CEO jobs? Too many nurses underestimate their potential and believe that landing a chief nursing officer position means that they've reached the pinnacle of their career.

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Webcast: Reining in Disruptive Docs—Strategies to Manage Risk and Reduce Turnover

By: June 3, 2013

Date: August 27, 2013, 1:00–2:30 p.m. ET

According to a 2011 study, 77% of physicians are concerned about disruptive behavior at their facilities. Join physician management experts from DePaul University and Florida Hospital to learn peer-tested strategies for confronting and resolving disruptive physician behavior.

Register Today

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Strategic Toolkit for Patient-Focused Solutions — Save 66%

By: June 19, 2013

Three exclusive research reports explore peer-tested strategies and best practices for improving patient experience, safety, and clinical quality. Titles include:

•"Patient Experience and HCAHPS: Little Consensus on a Top Priority,"

•"ED Solutions: Preparing for Increased Volume and Decreased Margins," 

•"Clinical Quality: Data Is Key to Survival."

Purchase Today

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