StrategyWhat to Expect in 2020: An Even Greater Focus on Social Determinants of Health
The question now is whether emerging reimbursement models will shift things into high gear or maintain the unhurried status quo.
Clinical Care2019 Was a Rough Year for Rural Hospitals
Since 2005, 162 rural hospitals have shuttered, with 60% of the closures occurring in southern states that did not expand...
Clinical CareHalf of U.S. Adults Obese by 2030?
Severe obesity also projected to be more common, affecting nearly 25% of the population in 25 states.
StrategyWhy Health Systems Should Commit to Environmental, Social, Governance Goals
The success of your healthcare organization is linked to the success of the communities in which it operates.
StrategyTenet Sells Two Tennessee Hospitals to Methodist Le Bonheur
SEC filing shows the for-profit health system sold the hospitals for $350 million.
Clinical CareAn Atlanta Nonprofit Brings Medical Care And Connection To The Homeless
It's a public health strategy that can be found in dozens of cities in the United States and around the...
StrategyKaiser Permanente to Name Med School After Late Chairman and CEO Bernard Tyson
The prominent leader's commitment to social determinants of health 'will be woven into medical education at the new school.'
Clinical CareIndiana Health System Develops New Measure of Care Value
The new measure compares actual spending on patient care over a 12-month period against the expected level of spending.
Clinical CareFrequent ED Users Have Higher Utilization Rates Than Nonfrequent Users
Hemal K. Kanzaria, MD, MSc, says the study can provide hospitals and health systems with an opportunity to partner "outside...
Clinical Care5-Part Strategy to Create a Population Health Services Organization
In the New Orleans area, LCMC Health is making strides toward value-based care by taking a population health services organization...
StrategyStates Try A Gentler Approach To Getting Medicaid Enrollees To Work
A handful of states are offering alternatives to get more enrollees into jobs to lift them out of poverty and...
StrategyNemours CEO Larry Moss: Let's Invest More in Kids' Health
Relatively modest investments in social determinants of health for children have demonstrated impressive results.