Clinical CareAMA to Promote Use of Peer Support Groups
Voluntary gatherings that meet for the purpose of sharing stories, relieving distress and secondary trauma.
StrategyDon't Ignore Intermountain's Long-Shot Bid to Deflate the False Claims Act
There are important lessons to be learned from the case, even though the nonprofit health system has signaled it expects...
For the First Time, Employed Docs Outnumber Self-employed Docs
The milestone continues a long-term trend that has shifted the distribution of physicians away from ownership of private practices.
Clinical CareHow You Should Think About Solving Physician Burnout
At health systems, hospitals, and physician practices, one-dimensional approaches to burnout are unlikely to succeed.
Clinical CareMost Docs Are Happy with Their Careers, Personal Lives
A national study of more than 5,000 physicians indicates that most are generally happy and have high life satisfaction.
Clinical CareNew CMO at DMC Prioritizes Integration With Community
Leonardo Lozada says health systems and hospitals generate benefits from connecting with the communities they serve.
Clinical CareHealthcare Job Growth, Demand Expected to Remain Strong Through 2019
Robust job growth in healthcare reflects the vibrancy and importance of the sector, but it also poses problems with recruiting,...
StrategyCommunity Hospitals Link Arms with Prestigious Facilities to Raise Their Profiles
These agreements, which can involve different levels of clinical integration, typically grant community hospitals access to experts and specialized services...
StrategyLutheran Health Network CEO Looking to Hire CEO Who Won't Replace Him
The idea behind the leadership change is to give more bandwidth to focus on strategy for the CHS-owned system that...
StrategyNCH Healthcare System CEO Allen Weiss Steps Down After Staff's No-Confidence Vote
The executive, who serves on the American Hospital Association's board of trustees, said in a parting word to staff that...
Clinical CareDocs Benefit from More Camaraderie, Less Competition
At a time when physician burnout is reaching critical proportions, clinicians are attempting to rebuild connections with patients and each...