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5 Secrets to ACO Success
Transparency and these five core competencies are 'must haves' for accountable care organizations that wish to achieve...
Obama aministration shelves doctor ’mystery shoppers’ plan
The Obama administration said Tuesday that it had shelved plans for a survey in which "mystery shoppers" posing as...
West Penn Hospital would have closed without Highmark deal
Without its acquisition by Highmark Inc., West Penn Allegheny Health System would have been forced to shutter West...
AAMI: Meaningful use rewards early interoperability adopters
Evaluating hospital networks, data, drivers and device types should be completed before embarking on an...
The time is now for ACOs, former CMS administrator says
With the prohibitive and rising cost of healthcare, there has never been a greater need for accountable care...
Few doctors sign off on online prescribing
In an effort to nudge more physicians to use technology that transmits prescription orders from a computer to the...
Medical identity theft spreads
The problem of medical identity theft is on the rise, according to Pam Dixon, who heads a non-profit group called the...
Most doctors aren't using electronic health records
A government-sponsored survey of the use of computerized patient records by doctors points to two seemingly...
Worker charged in New York City hospital file thefts
A patient admissions representative at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center was charged in...
Online health programs in the workplace
A growing number of organizations are using online well-being programs as a cost-effective way of getting a healthy...