LVHN Endures Short-Term Losses for Long-
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Brian A. Nester, DO, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown, Penn., first considered a value-based healthcare system in…

LVHN Endures Short-Term Losses for Long-Term …
HPN Leads the Nation in Healthcare Innovation and Progress
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In 1979, Richard Merkin, MD, founded the organization that would eventually become Heritage Provider Network.

In its earliest days, HPN lacked the financial and human capital to provide traditional solutions to…

HPN Leads the Nation in Healthcare Innovation…
MLKCH Opens with a Fresh Culture and a Fresh Start
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In 2007, the historic King Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif., closed, after years of persistent and unresolvable quality and patient safety problems.

King Drew had originally been founded by…

MLKCH Opens with a Fresh Culture and a Fresh …
Ameritas Keeps Pace with Constantly Changing Marketplace
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Hospitals and physicians aren’t the only ones that have spent the past few years adjusting to the Affordable Care Act. Payers have also had to change up their systems and…

Ameritas Keeps Pace with Constantly Changing …
Queens Boulevard Partners with North Shore-LIJ to Improve Care Continuum for Patients
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Dr. Jonathan Mawere has been with Queens Boulevard Extended Care Facility (QBECF) in Woodside, N.Y., in various capacities since 1999.

Founded in 1995, QBECF is a 280-bed, state-of-the-art nursing facility that…

Queens Boulevard Partners with North Shore-LI…
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Coronavirus outbreak: Michigan's Whitmer: Loss of powers may put state back in 'danger zone'

Live updates from Modern Healthcare on the coronavirus outbreak and how COVID-19 is affecting the healthcare industry. Live updates from Modern Healthcare on the coronavirus outbreak and how COVID-19 is affecting the healthcare industry.

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Let's carry the torch passed to us by John Lewis and work harder to end racism, health disparities

We see disparities in access to health insurance coverage and quality healthcare providers, and implicit biases in our healthcare system that have endured for generations. We see disparities in access to health insurance coverage and quality healthcare providers, and implicit biases in our healthcare system that have endured for generations.

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Biden, Trump offer distinct healthcare agendas that leave some questions unanswered

Industry leaders are watching for details to emerge on policy initiatives that could reshape payment, coverage and overall operations in the coming years. Industry leaders are watching for details to emerge on policy initiatives that could reshape payment, coverage and overall operations in the coming years.

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Capitated payment models come with lots of hidden and not-so-hidden hurdles

The pandemic has prompted many physician groups to consider taking on risk, including capitated payments. Experts say there are regulatory, logistical hurdles to consider. The pandemic has prompted many physician groups to consider taking on risk, including capitated payments. Experts say there are regulatory, logistical hurdles to consider.

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The intersection of health and technology: How did we get here and where are we going?

COVID-19 is a key reason for the leap into technology-supported healthcare. But we must balance the safety and security of the doctor-patient relationship with the ability to easily access your own health records. COVID-19 is a key reason for the leap into technology-supported healthcare. But we must balance the safety and security of the doctor-patient […]

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Act now to build on painful lessons learned during the pandemic

Congress should take steps now to make permanent the extraordinary progress made on telehealth, keep vaccine manufacturing on our shores and maintain our stockpiles of vital equipment. Congress should take steps now to make permanent the extraordinary progress made on telehealth, keep vaccine manufacturing on our shores and maintain our stockpiles of vital equipment.

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The future of fixing healthcare starts with direct primary care

We can’t ignore the need to do a better job of providing Americans with access to high-quality healthcare that keeps our citizens healthy and in control. It’s time for a modern approach to personalized healthcare. We can’t ignore the need to do a better job of providing Americans with access to high-quality healthcare that keeps […]

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Too many Americans continue to slip through the cracks of our healthcare system

The past several months have been filled with devastation and despair, but they have also highlighted the resilience and strength of our communities. The past several months have been filled with devastation and despair, but they have also highlighted the resilience and strength of our communities.

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Letters: White House and Congress share blame for lack of national COVID strategy

Clearly, we have two crises at hand: a deadly virus and a dysfunctional government. Clearly, we have two crises at hand: a deadly virus and a dysfunctional government.

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Trump, GOP still suing to overturn the ACA amid a pandemic; worse, they have no plan for what's next if they win

Even amid a pandemic that has made access to healthcare more important than ever, President Donald Trump and Republican state attorneys general are moving forward with their lawsuit to strike down the Affordable Care Act in its entirety. Even amid a pandemic that has made access to healthcare more important than ever, President Donald Trump […]

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