FinanceHospital Finance Leaders Brace for Operational Issues Related to COVID-19
Beyond the immediate financial concerns, hospital CFOs must also figure out organizational issues spurred on by the coronavirus outbreak.
FinanceCOVID-19 Impact: S&P Revises Outlook for Nonprofit Acute Care Sector to Negative
The decision came less than a week after Moody's and Fitch both changed their outlooks for the healthcare sector.
FinanceHealthcare Benefit Costs Could Rise by 7% Because of COVID-19
Any increase related to the coronavirus outbreak will be on top of the 5% cost increase projected by employers for...
FinanceAHA Lauds $117B Coronavirus Emergency Package as 'Important First Step'
The funding is part of a massive $2 trillion emergency stimulus package unanimously passed by the Senate late Wednesday.
FinanceHHS Awards $100M to Health Centers to Prepare for COVID-19
The aid comes three weeks after President Donald Trump signed a $8.3 billion coronavirus funding package.
FinanceHealthcare GPO Cost Savings Top $34B
The Healthcare Supply Chain Association report, released during the COVID-19 outbreak, is proof that GPOs are "more important than ever."
FinanceNational Health Spending Growth Projected at 5.4% Annually through 2028
However, new estimates from federal actuaries do not project the cost implications of the coronavirus pandemic.
FinanceDespite Federal COVID-19 Stimulus, Many Hospitals Could Face Layoffs Within Two Months
Nearly all hospitals would lose an average of $2,800 per COVID-19 patient case if reimbursement rates aren't raised, according to...
FinanceNearly One-Fifth of Providers Dealing With Higher Medical Mask Prices
Still, more than 80% of providers reported having a plan to conserve medical masks, according to a recent survey.
FinanceCOVID-19 Outbreak Threatens Health Systems With New Financial Challenges
The rapid spread of coronavirus has U.S. hospitals faced with several issues related to operating margins, revenue collection, and reimbursement...
FinanceAlmost 66% of Consumers Would Struggle to Pay Deductible if They Contracted COVID-19
Just over one-third of Republicans stated that they are not concerned with the spread of the coronavirus.
FinanceMount Sinai Health System Appoints New CFO
Niyum Gandhi has served as chief population health officer at the New York-based system since 2015.