Clinical CareCOVID-19 Continues to Undermine Hospitals' Performance Improvement, New Kaufman Hall Report Reveals
'The pandemic has created a perfect storm of increasing expenses and decreasing revenues,' managing director says.
FinanceThe Huge Opportunity to Use Technology to Bring 'Great Healthcare to More People': Interview With Clover Health's Andrew Toy
The visionary executive of a technology-oriented Medicare Advantage company outlines the future in this sector and the importance of being...
FinanceHealth System Mergers Drive Higher Healthcare Costs, Says Trade Association
Many health systems have used hospital consolidations or physician group acquisitions to grow and compete. But these actions often come...
FinanceMega-Mergers Becoming the Norm in Hospital M&A
The total revenue transacted year-to-date is nearly on par with past years, despite only half of the total transaction volume.
FinanceHospitals and Health Systems Projected to Lose About $54B in Net Income in 2021
Sicker patients and higher expenses are contributing to 'profound headwinds' AHA CEO says.
StrategyGeisinger, Evangelical Community Hospital, DOJ Finalize Agreement
Approved settlement restores the health system and community hospital's ability to compete on quality and price.
Revenue Cycle4 Patient Payments Trends to Watch
Device agnostic digital patient intake; buy now, pay later; compassionate billing; and AI-enabled customizable payment plans are four trends that...
TelehealthEquum Medical Raises $20M in Growth Equity
The new funding from Heritage Group will support the expansion of acute care telehealth and staffing services.
StrategyGoldman Sachs, Charlesbank, Buy Majority Stake in MDVIP
Boca Raton, Florida-based MDVIP is one of the nation's largest concierge medicine providers, with a network of more than 1,100...
FinanceCMS Prior Authorization—Operational and Financial Impact
CMS has expanded the prior authorization requirement to two new service categories within hospital outpatient department services.
PayerCricket Health Secures $83.5M with Backing from Blue Shield, Cigna
Cricket claims its "StageSmart?" predictive analytics model can identify patients with chronic kidney disease stages 3b and beyond with 96%...
FinancePrivate Equity: Friend or Foe to Healthcare?
Finance executives evaluate the role of private equity in the healthcare industry and forecast how the dynamic will evolve. When...