StrategyCVS-Aetna Deal Tests Who Has The Right Data
This merger's strategy may up the ante for rival health insurers as they try to show employers and consumers they...
InnovationCarequality Seeks Health System Input to FHIR Governance Model
As FHIR adoption accelerates, the nonprofit organization hopes to create a framework for sustainable growth.
InnovationCountdown to Information Blocking Rule in Progress
Organizations and providers express concerns about potential impact.
FinanceIf You Can't Properly ID Your Patients, You Can't Properly Bill Them
Mobile phones and apps may help improve healthcare record matching.
FinanceEven Upside-Only Medicare ACO Orgs Have Saved Money
Data point to hundreds of millions of dollars in savings. Industry groups argue the real number is much higher.
StrategyBillion-Dollar Deals Lead First-Quarter Healthcare M&A
Mergers and acquisitions by hospitals and health systems are up from the same time in 2017.
InnovationCMS Seeks Chief Health Informatics Officer to Transform IT Approach
Administrator Seema Verma outlines her vision for seamless data sharing to lower costs and empower patients.
FinanceNot-for-Profit Operating Margins Continue to Decline
Operating margins for systems and hospitals continued to decline due to increasing expense pressures as well as slowing net patient...
FinanceHealth Insurers Are Vacuuming Up Consumer Data That Could Be Used to Raise Rates
Without any public scrutiny, insurers and data brokers are predicting health costs based on data about things like race, marital...
Innovation3 Questions You Must Ask Before Investing in AI
Eager to experience the advantages artificial intelligence promises to deliver, healthcare executives may leap before looking into issues that could...
Clinical Care5 Ways to Improve Collection of Patient Experience Data
The next steps in collecting patient experience data include gathering information in real time and aligning patient experience surveys with...
FinanceFrom Cleveland Clinic to Crouse Health: New CFO Focuses on Data, Culture
Michael Tengeres discusses the competitive central New York healthcare market, why systems should embrace cost accounting, and how culture can...