FinanceLack of Funding and Poor Preparation Means Health Systems Aren't Ready For The Next Pandemic
Sultana Afdhal, CEO of WISH, calls for global collaboration between health systems to manage the next pandemic.
FinanceFinding Value in the VBC Model. How TriHealth's CFO Says They Got It Done
Moving to a value-based care model from fee-for-service doesn't mean hospitals will be financially successful right away, but it's a...
FinanceHospital Payment Data Highlights Racial Biases in Healthcare
"U.S. hospital financing effectively assigns a lower dollar value to the care of Black patients," says a study in the...
FinanceKaiser Permanente Sees Net Loss of $1.3B in Q2
Hospitals and health systems have been struggling with the ongoing repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Post-AcutePennsylvania Celebrates ‘Historic’ Investment in Long-Term Care
Newly adopted state budget allocates more than $500M for long-term care and nursing facilities.
FinanceDespite March Rebound, Hospital Revenues See Drastic Drop in April
A recent analysis from Kaufman Hall shows hospitals and health systems saw significant decreases in patient volumes and revenue in...
FinanceLabor, Medications, And Supply Costs Plague Hospitals And Health Systems
Even small increases in labor costs can have consequential impacts on a hospital's total expenses and operating margins.
FinanceAfter 2 Years of Pandemic, CA Hospitals Face Massive Financial Losses
California hospital margins ? a measure of financial performance ? were 26% lower on average than before the pandemic.
StrategyCHA Lauds Health Spending in Newsom's "California Blueprint"
Carmela Coyle, president and CEO of the California Hospital Association, called the additional COVID funding "essential to helping hospitals and...
Human ResourcesAs Healthcare Costs Begin to Rise Again, U.S. Employers Zero in on Affordability and Well-Being for Employees
Employers project health benefit costs will jump more than 5% in 2022, new survey finds.
StrategyLawmakers Pressure Newsom to 'Step Up' on Racism as a Public Health Issue
State Democratic lawmakers are not waiting for Newsom to make a declaration.
StrategyNewsom Wants to Spend Millions on the Health of Low-Income Mothers and Their Babies
Newsom, a self-described feminist and the father of four young children, has long advocated family-friendly health and economic policies.