FinanceHospital Margins Improve in June, Volumes Off
Even with CARES Act money, Kaufman Hall reports YTD operating margins are about -50% compared with 2019.
FinanceAHA, AAMC Push to Reverse Ruling on Site-Neutral Payments
The Trump administration has maintained that CMS has the authority to impose payment cuts as a way to reduce unnecessary...
FinanceAHA: Hospital Losses Could Top $323B in 2020
Financial woes for the nation's hospitals are worsening as the coronavirus pandemic continues to surge.
Clinical CareCoronavirus: 3 Steps for Reopening Ambulatory Surgery Centers
Surgical Care Affiliates, which has ambulatory surgery centers in 35 states, has been able to rebound to about 90% of...
NursingManaging Medication Adherence During COVID-19
Coronavirus fears drive medication adherence ups and downs.
Clinical CareAt-Home Care Designed for COVID Likely Here to Stay at Cleveland Hospital
MetroHealth has offered the hotline and home assistance free to any Ohioan since mid-March.
FinanceOutpatient Visit Volumes Recovering Faster than ED, Inpatient Visits
The uneven recovery may prompt revenue cycle leaders to reevaluate their resource allocation.
StrategyResuming Elective Procedures? It's Complicated.
More than 80% of healthcare executives express concerns about a post-pandemic reopening with the threat of a second wave looming.
FinanceHospital Margins Plummeted 174% in April
Steep volume and revenue drops drove record-poor margin performances.
FinanceCoronavirus Craters Mayo Clinic Q1 Revenues
Net operating income dropped 88% for the first three months of 2020, after a near-total shutdown of elective and outpatient...
Covid-19Healthcare Sector Hemorrhages 1.4M Jobs in April
Hospitals reported 134,000 job cuts, but physicians and dentists offices and other outpatient care venues shuttered by the coronavirus pandemic...
Clinical CareOpinion: When Outpatients Deteriorate Before Your Eyes
As healthcare evolves, we increasingly need Rapid Response teams in primary care.