Report Highlights Payer Performances

A recent report released by health IT company athenahealth details the performance of 148 payers.  Using data from more than 52,000 healthcare providers, athenahealth is able to analyze millions of charges and payments to provide insight into financial and...

Finding a Trusted Source

A recent post on Healthcare Finance News provides “Purchasing Insight” into the “growing hip implant market.” The senior analyst who authored the piece explains that hip implants are predicted to increase, and by purchasing intelligently, hospitals can increase their...

Financing for Population Health

One of the most popular phrases in healthcare today is “population health,” a term that is meant to be indicative of managing a group of patients in a way that is both comprehensive and cost-effective. The phrase gets many public-health oriented clinicians and...