FinanceKey Advice for Hospital CFOs Facing Next Stages of Pandemic
Health system leaders need to be mindful of three factors as care services return.
FinanceMoody's: Texas Suspending Elective Surgeries is Credit Negative for Hospitals
Moody's stated that the decision to suspend elective procedures will "dampen earnings from facilities in those counties and slow companies'...
FinanceCareMount CFO Says COVID-19 Threw a 'Wrench' in Next-Gen ACO Plans
Kevin Conroy, CFO and chief population health officer at CareMount Medical, is encouraged by CMS's decision to extend its Next...
Finance40% of Providers at Risk of Closure Due to Financial Implications of COVID-19
Definitive Healthcare also found that at-risk organizations have laid off non-essential staff at twice the rate of those not at...
FinanceQuorum Health Receives Bankruptcy Approval, Expects to Emerge in July
The Brentwood, Tennessee-based hospital operator will reduce its debt by around $500 million.
FinancePrimary Care Practice Losses Could Total $15.1B Nationally
Over the course of 2020, primary care practices will be expected to lose an estimated $67,774 in gross revenue per...
Clinical CareHigh-Deductible Health Plans Disproportionately Hurting Black Cancer Survivors
A new study finds that Black cancer survivors on high-deductible health plans face more cost-related barriers to care than white...
FinanceHospitals See 'First Signs' of Financial Recovery
One month after margins fell 174%, hospitals have begun to experience the first glimpses of positive financial metrics.
Covid-19Idaho Moves to Permanently Loosen Telehealth Rules
Idaho's use of telehealth increased from 3,000 sessions from March-May 2019 to 117,000 sessions during the same time period in...
FinanceHow Revenue Cycles Can Adjust to a New Normal
Northwell Health revenue cycle executives discuss with HealthLeaders two elements of what's next as they move into a new normal:...
Clinical CareTelehealth for Chronically Ill Patients Generates Revenue and Boosts Care
Telehealth visits for chronically ill patients have advantages compared to in-person visits such as providing visibility of patients' home environment.
FinanceLCMC Health CFO Reexamines Financial Standing at the 2020 Mid-point
Hospital finance leaders have to analyze the damage done from the virus and also look to implement effective revenue growth...