hfm January 2010 Cover

Inside this issue:

Have You Made Your New Year's Investment Resolutions?

Positioning Your Organization for Success in the New Era

The Song Remains the Same...but the Words Have Changed

Asset Efficiency- Why It Matters and How to Measure It

Ending the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Shell Game

Member Spotlight: Born to Run

A Guide to Highly Effective Quality Programs

Is Your Organization Ready for Value-Based Payment?

Results from the First 4 Years of Pay for Performance

A New Language for Health Care?

Reshaping the Healthcare Delivery Network

Payment Reform: How Should Your Organization Prepare?

How to Staff for RACs

Across the Generations: Responding to the Baby Boom Healthcare Leadership Exodus

Avoiding Death by Dotted Line

New Year's Resolutions

Evolutionary Payment Reform

Web Extra: Does Your Organization Need a RAC Coordinator?

Web Extra: A Questionnaire for Assessing the Impact of ICD-10

Web Extra: A Clinical Integration Program: Advocate Health Care

Web Extra: Healthcare Leaders' Response to Two Additional Challenges

Web Extra: Performance of Hospitals Participating in the HQID Project

Web Extra: Example of a Clinical Dashboard

Web Extra: ICD-10 Implementation: Translation Tools That Can Help

Commentary: Revisiting the Business Case in 'The Business Case for Quality'

'Top Chef' for Hospitals Awards Gourmet Fare with Flare