Healthcare Headlines

Healthcare Headlines: August 2019

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<h2 class="heading-medium">Physicians See More Pay Tied To Patient Satisfaction And Outcomes</h2> <p>New analysis shows physician practices are seeing more of their pay and bonuses based on &ldquo;value-based metrics such as patient satisfaction and outcome measures&rdquo; &ndash; a trend anticipated to continue as health insurance companies… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: August 2019

Healthcare Headlines: July 2019

<h2 class="heading-medium">The Importance Of Data In Value-Based Care, And How To Maximize It</h2> <p>Recent Accenture analysis projects value-based care will account for 59% of healthcare payments by 2020, up from 34% in 2017. Know the implications.&nbsp;<a href="https://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/node/138821" target="_blank" aria-label="Read more about The Importance Of Data… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: July 2019

Healthcare Headlines: June 2019

<h2 class="heading-medium">Precision Medicine: Getting The Data Creates A Challenge For Physicians</h2> <p>Complexities around getting and interpreting clinical data are stalling physicians&rsquo; efforts to move from evidenced-based to precision medicine.&nbsp;<a href="https://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/news/precision-medicine-challenge-physicians" target="_blank" aria-label="Read more about Precision Medicine: Getting The Data Creates A Challenge For Physicians">Read more</a></p>… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: June 2019

Healthcare Headlines: May 2019

<h2 class="heading-medium">48 States Use Value-Based Care And Payment Models, Study Shows</h2> <p>New study shows value-based care and payment programs have launched in nearly all states. Not only did the study find that 48 states have now implemented them, compared to just six in 2013 and… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: May 2019

Healthcare Headlines: April 2019

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<h2 class="heading-medium">Sepsis Treatment Costs Shoot Up $1.5 Billion For Hospitals Over 3 Years</h2> <p>New report by <a href="https://www.premierinc.com/newsroom/press-releases/premier-inc-analysis-hospital-associated-sepsis-decreased-by-15-from-2015-2018" target="_blank">Premier</a> found the cost of treating patients who develop sepsis in the hospital rose by 20% in just 3 years. Most interesting, the number of patients who… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: April 2019

Healthcare Headlines: March 2019

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<h2 class="heading-medium">Physicians Generate $2.4M Annually for Their Hospitals, Study Finds</h2> <p>Recent survey shows that physicians generate an average of $2,378,727 per year in net revenue for their affiliated hospitals.&nbsp;<a href="https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/finance/physicians-generate-2-4m-annually-for-their-hospitals-study-finds.html" target="_blank" aria-label="Read more about Physicians Generate $2.4M Annually for Their Hospitals, Study Finds">Read more</a></p> <h2… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: March 2019

Healthcare Headlines: February 2019

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<h2 class="heading-medium">Community Hospitals Link Arms With Prestigious Facilities To Raise Their Profiles</h2> <p>Many flagship hospitals have signed affiliation agreements with smaller hospitals around the country. The larger hospitals benefit from increased reach while the community hospitals get the brand-name affiliation and access to experts and… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: February 2019

Healthcare Headlines: January 2019

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<h2 class="heading-medium">ACO Roundup: CMS Finalizes Rule To Make ACOs Take On More Risk</h2> <p>Catch up on the latest news regarding ACOs you may have missed over the holidays, including CMS&rsquo; announcement it would force Medicare-accountable care organizations to assume downside risk sooner.&nbsp;<a href="https://www.advisory.com/daily-briefing/2019/01/03/acoru" target="_blank" aria-label="Read… Read More »Healthcare Headlines: January 2019