These short synopses of hfm articles give board members insight into relevant topics.

How Healthcare IT Can Help Hospitals Become Learning Organizations
Becoming a learning organization—characterized by continuous knowledge development—has never been more critical for healthcare providers, and the effective use of healthcare IT will play a critical role in helping providers achieve the goal.

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Next Steps for Hospitals in an Era of Reform: What Board Members Should Consider

With the future of the Affordable Care Act more certain, hospitals and health systems should focus on initiatives that improve the patient experience, enhance population health, and reduce healthcare costs.

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Developing a Hospital's Fiscal Strategy in an Era of Reform

Hospitals should develop strategies around four forces that will affect their financial performance in the next five to 10 years.

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Read our Board's Eye Views published in 2012.

Read our Board's Eye Views published in 2011.