TechnologyTech Helps Oak Street Health Power Its Growth Through the Pandemic
A modified Greenway EHR fuels expansion of primary care clinics for the Medicare generation
Payer5 California Ballot Measures to Watch for in November 2022
Whether healthcare reforms meet with support or opposition, all represent an effort to control the direction of the delivery system.
TechnologyMass. Joins States Offering Digital Access to Vaccination Records
The Commonwealth on Monday announced that residents can now access their COVID-19 vaccination history through the May Vax Records tool...
Clinical Care2020 Report to Congress: CMS Remains Critical of AO Performance
In just more than a decade, the number of complaint surveys CMS has investigated in hospitals has gone from 1,294...
TechnologyHow Telehealth Can Bridge the Communication Gap With Patients
With a patient population that might know more than 350 different languages, healthcare organizations like Yale New Haven Health are...
PayerWill an Emphasis on Patient Experience Align Star Ratings With Better Quality, Savings?
'The challenge is, how do plans maintain and increase Star scores in the clinical measures for higher-risk members while proactively...
PayerResearcher: Medicare Advantage Plans Costing Billions More Than They Should
Nearly $34 billion of new spending came during 2018 and 2019, the latest payment period available.
Revenue CycleHospital Financial Assistance Transactions Up for the Third Year Running
TransUnion Healthcare has processed an increasing number of financial assistance transactions every year since it began tracking that data.
Human Resources'COVID Hit Us Over the Head With a Two-by-Four': Addressing Ageism With Urgency
A greater sense of urgency is needed in light of the coronavirus pandemic's shocking death toll, including more than 500,000...
PayerDemocrats' Plans to Expand Medicare Benefits May Pinch Advantage Plans' Funding
Critics of the Medicare Advantage program have long argued that the government is too generous in paying the private plans.
Clinical CareYelp Ratings of Healthcare Facilities May Reveal Death Rate Disparities
Unfiltered online repositories such as review sites and social media can contain valuable patient feedback, researchers said.
Clinical Care'They Treat Me Like I'm Old and Stupid': Seniors Decry Health Providers' Age Bias
Nearly 20% of Americans age 50 and older say they have experienced discrimination in healthcare settings.