Clinical CareAMGA: Clinician Compensation Increased 3.7% from 2020 to 2021
Clinician compensation growth and productivity from 2020 to 2021 are comparable to levels seen before the coronavirus pandemic, according to...
Clinical CareMGMA: Physician Compensation Rebounding Above Pre-Pandemic Levels
Compensation for most physician specialties saw modest increases between 2019 and 2021, according to new MGMA data.
Strategy'An Arm and a Leg': Private Equity Is Everywhere in Healthcare. Really.
In this episode of the podcast, we find out why these doctors are selling their practices to private equity.
FinanceInnovation, Partnerships Are RX for Pain of Rising Labor Costs
Hospitals are increasing salaries to maintain their workforce but paying for it means making other cuts or finding creative new...
Human ResourcesDaVita Acquittals Deal a Big Blow to DOJ 'Labor Market Cases'
One observer says the best way to address sketchy labor practices is through civil litigation, not criminal prosecutions.
NursingWant Vulnerable Californians to Have Healthier Pregnancies? Doulas Say the State Must Pay Up.
Studies have associated doula care with a range of better birth outcomes, such as lower rates of cesarean sections, fewer...
FinanceNonprofit Hospital CEOs Paid 8 Times More Than Hourly Workers
The Lown Institute finds a significant discrepancy between wages of nonprofit hospital CEOs and their staff without advanced degrees, raising...
Clinical CareStudy Finds $2 Million Career Gender Pay Gap for Physicians
Data analysis finds the male-female gender pay gap for physicians accelerates in the first 10 years of practice.
PayerOpinion: A Procedure That Cost $1,775 in New York Was $350 in Maryland. Here's Why.
It wasn't easy for Maryland to enact its unique healthcare system.
StrategyCongress Cites KHN Investigation in Probe of National Academies
The House probe focuses on conflicts of interest held by members of a committee currently reviewing U.S. organ donation and...
PayerAnthem, UnitedHealthcare MA Plans Sanctioned for Missing MLR Threshold
When a Medicare Advantage plan fails for three straight years to meet the 85% threshold, CMS must suspend them from...
Human ResourcesDirect Care Workers Grapple With Low Pay, Poor Job Quality, Research Shows
Workforce innovations firm releases new annual data on U.S. direct care workers.