FinanceThe Only Hospital in Town Was Failing. They Promised to Help but Only Made It Worse.
Rural Oklahoma communities are desperate to protect their vulnerable hospitals and hand the reins to management companies that say they're...
FinanceMedical Staffing Companies Owned by Rich Investors Cut Doctor Pay and Now Want Bailout Money
Companies that employ emergency room medical personnel, many owned by private equity firms, say they are reeling from vanishing demand...
StrategyPrompted by COVID-19 Outbreak, Kaiser Permanente Announces CDC Foundation Partnership
The Oakland-based healthcare organization also announced a $1 million donation to combat the coronavirus crisis.
StrategyMillions of Families Are Struggling to Meet Children's Basic Health Needs. Here's What We Can Do.
By transforming healthcare from a system that pays for volume and complexity of medical services to a system that pays...
FinanceS&P: Private Equity Hurts Healthcare Bond Ratings
With the increased likelihood of a recession this year, S&P says lower credit ratings for private equity-backed issuers may increase,...
InnovationThe Billion Dollar Reason UPMC Enterprises Will Change Healthcare
The organization's billion-dollar investment in translational science and digital solutions could 'fundamentally change' care for the sickest patients.
Clinical CareIn 2019, CVS Health Invested $67 Million in Affordable Housing
Since 1997, CVS Health and its subsidiary Aetna have invested more than $1 billion in affordable housing and other social...
FinanceWill Providers See ROI on Digital Investments in 2020?
Returns from digital investment are among the top concerns for providers in 2020, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers.
FinanceAnalytics ROI: It's Not Only About the Money
Gains from analytics are not only about capturing additional margin. Return on investment for analytics can also be about improving...
FinanceQuorum Health Considers KKR Recapitalization Letter
The New York-based private equity firm took a 5.6% stake in the rural for-profit provider in 2017.
InnovationHow a Separate Venture Company Spurs Intermountain's Innovations
Intermountain Ventures bridges the gap between the high-risk, fast-paced world of venture funding and the lower-risk environment of a clinical...
FinanceVC Healthcare Startup Investments Hit $131B in 2018
The rising trend of domestic venture capital investments contributed to M&A activity increasing 14% from 2017 to 2018.