TechnologyFitch: 'Relentless' Cyber Attacks Pressuring Nonprofit Hospital Operations
The move towards remote work provided hackers with more opportunities to infiltrate healthcare organizations, according to Fitch.
Revenue CycleKey Metrics for Docs, Hospitals Near Pre-Pandemic Levels
Hospital margins remained narrow despite in May rising patient volumes.
StrategyTip: Combat Credentialing Errors
MSPs play a vital role in preventing both types of credentialing errors through diligently following verification procedures.
FinanceS&P: Not-for-Profit Healthcare Sector Outlook Upgrades to 'Stable'
The bond rater downgraded the sector on March 25, 2020 to negative, and reaffirmed that rating in January 2021.
FinancePwC Mid-Year Report: Health Services Deal Volumes are 'Unprecedented'
PwC attributed the increase in deal activity to several factors, including "capital availability, regulatory shifts, evolving competitive dynamics, promising technologies...
FinanceUnderstanding 'Soft Consolidation' Among Medicare ACOs
Researchers found that ACO participation may facilitate price increases that would "not be categorically challenged as price fixing."
FinanceKaufman Hall: Post-Pandemic Rebound Continues for Hospital Finances
Despite the bullish performance metrics in April, emergency department visit results were "mixed," according to Kaufman Hall.
FinanceCottage Hospital CFO Recaps HealthLeaders Spring CFO Exchange
Ann Duffy, MHA, speaks from the HealthLeaders Spring CFO Exchange in Naples, Florida about the challenges facing rural healthcare organizations.
FinanceCommonSpirit Records Operating Income of $539M
For the quarter, CommonSpirit reported an EBITDA of 11.7%.
FinanceEdward-Elmhurst Health CFO's Advice: 'Don't Forget About the Future'
Denise Chamberlain, CPA, MAEd, CFO at Edward-Elmhurst Health, reflected on the past year, shared how the Illinois-based system avoided short-sighted...
FinanceRWJBarnabas Health CFO: Pandemic Financial Update and M&A Expectations
John William Doll, CPA, CFO of RWJBarnabas Health, detailed where the health system stands financially, why it hasn?t yet reached...
FinancePost-acquisition: Prices Paid to PE Dermatologists Higher than for Non-PE Dermatologists
PE firms targeted specialty practices that serviced more commercially insured patients compared to their non-PE counterparts.