Covid-19Conflicting COVID Messages Create Cloud of Confusion Around Public Health and Prevention
Rumors, misinformation and outright falsehoods ? some intentionally propagated ? have also flourished in that cauldron of confusion.
Covid-19Opinion: Front-Line Healthcare Workers Deserve Hazard Pay
We believe that it is sound public policy to include subsidies to organizations that employ healthcare professionals responsible for direct...
Covid-19Hazard Pay for Healthcare: Q&A With Rulon Stacey
Former ACHE Chair and Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award-winning CEO says it's time to pay healthcare workers for being the...
FinanceTop-earning Nonprofit Hospitals Shortchange Charity Care
Study finds nonprofit hospitals with thicker bottom lines gave disproportionately lower levels of charity care.
StrategyGeorgia Sends Small Hospital Execs, Board Members to the Classroom
The curriculum addresses financial and regulatory issues facing rural hospital in Georgia.
FinanceLawmakers Push To Stop Surprise ER Billing
Health policy experts say the problem demands federal action rather than an inconsistent patchwork of state laws.
Innovation'Medicare-For-All' Gets Buzzy In Unexpected Locales
The battle over healthcare reform is playing out in heated rhetoric on the national stage, and the coalition pushing Medicare-for-all...
Clinical CareMedicaid Plans Cover Doctors' Visits, Hospital Care — And Now Your GED
'I think this sets the standard for the unique role of Medicaid managed care in bridging health care and social...
Clinical CareDementia And Guns: When Should Doctors Broach The Topic?
Healthcare providers across the country say they have not received enough guidance on whether, when, and how to counsel families...
StrategyEnergy-Hog Hospitals: When They Start Thinking Green, They See Green
The healthcare sector is responsible for nearly 10% of all greenhouse gas emissions. Increasingly, though, health systems are paying attention.
StrategyCan A Community Hospital Stay True To Its Mission After Sale To Large Corporation?
Industry analysts say for-profit hospital companies are poised to grow more rapidly as they buy up both for-profits and nonprofits,...