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Why Rural EDs Are Struggling to Survive
A statistical brief from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality shines a light on just how wide the gap is...
In CO, a tale of two hospitals
Aspen Valley Hospital will give its employees an average pay increase of 2.4% this month, while the Vail Valley...
Web Exclusive: ACOs Offer Opportunities for Physician Executives
Improving clinical outcomes and lowering medical costs, tenets of the accountable care organization, require a specific...
Web Exclusive: Wright Memorial Readies $30M MO Hospital
The Trenton, MO hospital, part of the not-for-profit 11-hospital Saint Luke's Health System, has a 24/7...
Web Exclusive: PHA Backs Repeal of Ban on Physician-Owned Hospitals
Physician Hospitals of America is lobbying Congress in a long-shot attempt to repeal a section of the Patient...
Web Exclusive: U.S. Healthcare Costs Accelerate Slightly
The average per capita cost of healthcare services covered by commercial health plans and Medicare programs rose 6.29...
Web Exclusive: Emory Healthcare, Saint Joseph's Hospital Form Partnership
The partnership will give Emory the controlling stake, but allow the Catholic hospital to keep its religious...
Justice Department OKs Joint Hospital Effort
The Department of Justice has raised no objections to a proposal by Savannah, GA-based Memorial Health Inc. and St...
Why Haven’t More Hospitals Jumped on the eICU Bandwagon?
One example in Maryland shows how a hospital partnership can both improve the quality of patient care and increase...
Partnerships: Does One Size Fit All?
I am hearing more and more about hospitals working together to provide better care to their communities.