Healthcare Finance Leaders Should Belong to the Heartbeat of Progress
HFMA President and CEO Joe Fifer shares highlights of HFMA’s new initiative to reinvent the membership experience.
For Healthcare Finance Leaders, Imagining Tomorrow Involves Risk
If healthcare finance leaders want to reduce costs, provide better health outcomes, and improve patient satisfaction, they must seize opportunities and manage risks.
Cracking the Code on Physician Practice Performance
In this article, Premier discusses how it works with medical groups and health systems to better leverage business intelligence to identify and seize performance improvement opportunities.
Peer Review Spotlight: SEI
In this article, SEI discusses how its OCIO services help healthcare organizations navigate the biggest challenges in healthcare.
Mastering Risk: How Healthcare Organizations Can Tap into the Power of Enterprise Risk
Healthcare organizations should adopt enterprise risk management, a coordinated approach to managing risk that looks at how each area of risk affects the organization’s operational and strategic plans.
ROI Value Model By ClearBalance
In this article, ClearBalance discusses how its technology helps healthcare organizations quantify the cost-to-collect for patient payments and evaluate potential vendors.
3 key enablers to implementing a successful clinical revenue cycle operating model
Hospitals and health systems should develop an operating model to address a new revenue cycle concept, called the clinical revenue cycle.
States look to Medicare-based reference pricing as the solution to price variation for employee hospital services
To reduce prices paid for hospital services delivered to their employees, Montana and North Carolina are pursuing reference pricing based on Medicare rates.
How a Hospital or Health System Can Assess the Risk of Moving to Value-Based Payment
To gain a clearer understanding of the financial impact of transitioning to a value-based model, healthcare executives can learn from the experiences of another health system that has undertaken a similar migration.
Utilization Review: 5 Reasons Hospitals Lose Revenue
Hospitals can gain significant revenue by implementing an effective utilization review program.