Hospital management & administration

Healthcare revenue drivers for 2018 — Peering into the data integration futures market

Rehoboth McKinley Christian Healthcare Services CEO David Conejo shares why he thinks 2018 won’t just be about managing revenue cycles, but creating them. One ageless trend emerging for 2018 is the quest of hospitals, larger carriers and clinics to identify new revenue streams; not just managing revenue cycles, but creating them. Factors such as increasing focus on

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Study shows patient portals have no impact on hospital readmissions or mortality

New research out of the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Jacksonville finds that patient portal usage has almost no impact on 30-day readmissions or mortality. But the researchers noted that portals may be better suited for chronic conditions, while better education, more pervasive adoption and mobile access could influence engagement.

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Hospital and Clinic Revenue Drivers for 2018

Hospital and Clinic Revenue Drivers for 2018 The Interoperability of Wellness, Chronic Care and Service Care Transitions By Donald Voltz One ageless trend emerging for 2018 is the quest of hospitals, larger carriers, and clinics to identify new revenue streams; not just managing revenue cycles, but creating them. The healthcare industry is now looking at

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How data integration can enhance revenue for providers

As hospital c-suite executives prepare for 2018, they look forward to the three apps of the future— Annual Wellness Visits (AWV), chronic care treatment and service care transitions between physical and behavioral health services. These cloud-based apps will lead the 2018 quest of hospitals, larger carriers and clinics to identify new revenue streams—not just managing

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Interview tips for impressing CIOs at top hospital IT departments; Hint: Don’t be vague

What should IT professionals be prepared for when they sit down for a chat with their potential future bosses? We asked leaders of this year’s Healthcare IT News Best Hospital IT Departments to share their go-to questions meant to show whether or not a job candidate will make for a good employee who fits in

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Hospital Execs: Don’t Be Haunted By 3 Ghosts of Christmas, Toast 3 Revenue Apps For 2018!

By Dr. Donald Voltz, the Medical Director of the Main Operating Room for Aultman Hospital in Department of Anesthesiology. He is also as Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University and Northeast Ohio Medical University. Board-certified in anesthesiology and clinical informatics, Dr. Voltz is a researcher, medical educator, and entrepreneur. With more than 15

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Almost half of healthcare visits are to emergency department Why?

Emergency departments (EDs) play a significant role in U.S. health care, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. EDs deliver 47.7% of medical care, and that number rises dramatically when looking at marginalized populations. The study, published in the International Journal of Health Services, looked at medical

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