LVHN Endures Short-Term Losses for Long-
Posted 4 years ago

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
Posted 5 years ago

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
Posted 5 years ago

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
Posted 5 years ago

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
Posted 5 years ago

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…
PreviousNext

Sticking to Mediterranean diet is good for the brain

A new study by researchers at Rush University Medical Center found that regularly sneaking fried foods, sweets, refined sugars and red meat counteract the benefits of an otherwise healthy diet. A new study by researchers at Rush University Medical Center found that regularly sneaking fried foods, sweets, refined sugars and red meat counteract the benefits […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Hospitals, drug companies strive to stand out virtually at JPM

This year’s popular J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference was held virtually, which means companies didn’t get their usual face time with investors. Instead, they tried to stand out virtually. This year’s popular J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference was held virtually, which means companies didn’t get their usual face time with investors. Instead, they tried to stand out […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

By protecting the healthcare safety net, Biden can put us on the path to a stronger country

As the Biden administration begins its first 100 days, we urge it to keep hospitals’ safety-net role top of mind as it tackles a relentless virus that takes its greatest toll on the people of color and communities these hospitals serve. As the Biden administration begins its first 100 days, we urge it to keep […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

4 cyberscams for hospitals to watch out for

Fake sign-ups for vaccine appointments and falsified vendor contracts are a few of the ways scammers have targeted healthcare workers. Fake sign-ups for vaccine appointments and falsified vendor contracts are a few of the ways scammers have targeted healthcare workers.

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Wildfires producing more harmful pollution

Even as pollution emissions have declined from other sources including vehicle exhaust and power plants, the amount from wildfires increased sharply, researchers found. Even as pollution emissions have declined from other sources including vehicle exhaust and power plants, the amount from wildfires increased sharply, researchers found.

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Healthcare groups should end all political donations—permanently

Now is not the time to suspend some campaign contributions by healthcare organizations. Now is the time to permanently end them all. And, in the spirit of unity, to candidates from both parties. Now is not the time to suspend some campaign contributions by healthcare organizations. Now is the time to permanently end them all. […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Momentum grows to outsource hospital tech functions in 2021

Carilion Clinic, CoxHealth and Geisinger Health are among the systems outsourcing such technology services as support, cybersecurity and data management. Carilion Clinic, CoxHealth and Geisinger Health are among the systems outsourcing such technology services as support, cybersecurity and data management.

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

Revamp of the nation’s vaccination effort may not be enough

Public health experts are not uniformly backing the Biden administration’s plans to speed up mass vaccination efforts after missteps that have slowed the rollout.   Public health experts are not uniformly backing the Biden administration’s plans to speed up mass vaccination efforts after missteps that have slowed the rollout.  

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

COVID-19 hastens hospitals’ revenue cycle outsourcing moves

The COVID-19 pandemic has led hospitals to move even more quickly toward outsourced revenue cycle management. The COVID-19 pandemic has led hospitals to move even more quickly toward outsourced revenue cycle management.

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →

OCR announces revised crisis standards of care guidelines for serving older persons and persons with disabilities

OCR announces revised crisis standards of care guidelines for serving older persons and persons with disabilities tjordan_drupal Jan 15, 2021 The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights yesterday announced collaborative efforts with the state of North Carolina, the North Texas Mass Critical Care Guidelines Task Force, the Southwest Texas Regional Advisory […]

VA:F [1.9.7_1111]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)
0 comments Read the full article →