HFM Magazine: October 2018

October 2018 issue of hfm, Table of Contents

HFMA’s hfm magazine covers all things healthcare finance and revenue cycle. Cover Story Web Exclusives Features Focus Area Columns Supplements Advertising

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Transitioning to a New Medicare Benchmarking Paradigm

As commercial health plans adopt a case-rate approach to payment based on Medicare’s MS-DRGs, modifications are needed to account for how health plans’ populations differ from the Medicare population.

Glen Kazahaya October 10, 2018

The Conscience of the Generic Drug Market

Created to address the high costs and shortages of generic medications, the not-for-profit generic drug manufacturer Civica Rx aims to be a societal asset by providing patients across the nation with affordable access to the medications they need.

Jenna Jackson October 8, 2018

AI Meets Health Care’s Turnover Problem

One health system found that artificial intelligence (AI) can provide an effective means to ensure the right nurses are hired for the right roles, which helps it meet strategic goals on quality, satisfaction, and costs.

Florence S. Chang September 27, 2018

The Trump Administration’s Proposed Reorganization of the Federal Government: Implications for Health Care

President Trump is proposing significant reforms to government structure that may improve administrative efficiency but may at the same time gut what is left of the nation’s safety net.

Ken Perez September 26, 2018

It’s all connected

Efforts to improve the patient financial experience should not be undertaken in isolation. HFMA President and CEO Joe Fifer explains why.

Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA September 26, 2018

The ongoing pursuit of better payment models

HFMA will be your source for all things related to payment trends, as it may be one of the hottest topics in our industry. 

Kevin Brennan, FHFMA, CPA September 26, 2018

Understanding the System Bottom Lines for Market-Based Primary Care

The concept of primary care is being transformed by changes to its subsystems related to  demand, supply, organization, and linkages.

Keith D. Moore, MCP September 26, 2018

Lessons Learned from New York State’s Transition to Value

New York is a leader among U.S. states in promoting the healthcare industry’s transition to value-based payment, and healthcare providers nationwide can benefit from understanding the details of the state’s approach. 

Michael Keyes, MBA September 26, 2018

Creating a Consumer-Centric Healthcare Delivery System: A Report from HFMA’s 2018 Annual Conference

A cohort at HFMA’s Annual Conference examined various strategies for enhancing the patient financial experience.

HFMA September 26, 2018
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