Strategy3 Keys for Population Health Success That Don't Require Capitation
Contrary to popular belief, capitation is not a necessary condition for truly implementing population health at the system level, according...
Strategy3 Reasons Providence St. Joseph, Ascension Didn't Merge
Rod Hochman, MD, president and CEO of Providence St. Joseph Health, says he's focused for now on 'deconstructing' the traditional...
Strategy4 Key Strategies for Successful Nonprofit Health Systems
A report suggests nonprofit health systems will need to expand patient access, master digital efficiencies, recruit top talent, and maintain...
StrategyRegional 'Super-ACOs' May Relieve Small ACO Risk Problem
Minimum patient thresholds and high investment levels can be hurdles for most regional health systems to participate in ACOs, but...
InnovationIndustry Expects Amazon to Succeed in Healthcare
Three-quarters of survey respondents said they expect the online retailer's potentially earthshattering foray into healthcare to work out.
FinanceMedicare Advantage Claims Data Unleashed
Researchers are being granted access to detailed claims data for the large and growing segment of the Medicare beneficiary population.
Clinical CareIBM Watson Health Names 15 Top Health Systems
This year's data quantified hospital alignment within each system. Winners were slightly more consistent than non-winners.
Clinical CareSpotting C. diff Risks with 'Hospital-Specific Approach' to Big Data
Researchers say the key is in a facility-specific model, rather than a one-size-fits-all approach.
FinanceOpen Enrollment Report: Government Paying More for ACA Plans
Expect the current trend to continue if proposed changes come to fruition.
Innovation5 Ways Amazon Could Dominate Healthcare
Analysts say Amazon already has the core competencies to compete in healthcare: ready access to capital, a massive distribution infrastructure,...