PSAs provide hospitals and health systems a convenient and highly flexible mechanism to obtain services from physicians and achieve care coordination, access, and alignment goals. How can we make them sticky?
What if the next time you went to get blood drawn, the nurse slipped on a headset that allowed them to pinpoint the precise location to stick the needle? Or if, instead of having to travel to your therapist’s office, that office—complete with the tools and visuals that are vital to treatment—came to you whenever you needed it? These scenarios not as far-fetched as one might think.
Over 500 GME leaders gathered in Phoenix recently for the annual Association for Hospital Medical Education Institute. Read some of our major takeaways.
A revolution in collaboration models is fundamentally changing the business of healthcare. In an effort to lower costs and expand access—and maybe to avoid antitrust laws—partnerships between seemingly unlikely and even unrelated organizations are becoming the norm. Is it also true in the public health world, where issues with costs and access can prevent care delivery to those who may need it most?
As baby boomers are reaching retirement, and the general population is living longer with more active lifestyles, the projected number of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and total hip arthroplasty (THA) procedures for the Medicare and commercial patient population is expected to increase. Removing total joint procedures from the inpatient-only list enables cost reduction that results from performing these cases in the outpatient setting.
Join ECG Principal's Naya Kehayes and Sean Hartzell for an insightful session.
ECG Principal and ASC Practice Leader, Naya Kehayes will sharing her perspective on the future of managed care contracting for spine, orthopedics, and pain management in ASCs.
In this Q&A, meet Hector Torres: a former investment banker, an M&A lawyer, and a healthcare consultant. Learn how Hector’s robust background helps him provide multifaceted solutions for clients.
This article discusses best practices for building and maintaining affiliation agreements between health systems and universities as the healthcare market continues to evolve and both parties seek to maximize the strategic advantages of their partnership.
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