Current Headlines

  1. Hospital Merger And Acquisition Activity Expands In First Half Of 2016, According To Kaufman Hall Analysis
    7/25/2016

    Hospital merger and acquisition activity remained strong in the first half of 2016, according to the latest analysis by Kaufman, Hall & Associates, LLC, a leading provider of strategic, capital, financial, and transaction advisory services and software tools.

  2. Value-Based Care Payments Focuses More Attention On Population Health Management
    7/21/2016

    New suite of products helps healthcare providers address crucial population health issues. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. Consumer Price-Comparison Tool For 49 Healthcare Procedures Released
    7/21/2016

    New tool provides price transparency for financially-strapped patients. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Ransomware Response Guidance Released
    7/20/2016

    OCR guidance is designed to help safeguard health information privacy. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Genotyping Service Offer Scientists Turn-Key Research Platform
    7/20/2016

    Service enables complete, cost-effective genotyping that informs participants. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. EHR Market Dominance Affects HIE Use
    7/19/2016

    Hospital HIE engagement is associated with vendor dominance, research shows. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. CMS Acting Director Slavitt Says MACRA Might See Delayed Implementation
    7/19/2016

    Testifying before the Senate Finance Committee, Slavitt admits start date could be pushed back. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. HHS Releases Metrics For Evaluating Interoperability Under MACRA
    7/18/2016

    Nearly 100 comments from stakeholders helped to shape the new metrics. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. AHA Health Forum Releases List Of Most Wired Hospitals
    7/18/2016

    “Most Wired” hospitals are partnering with other providers to share health data, study found. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  10. Partnership Eyes Machine Learning Technology To Fight Macular Degeneration
    7/15/2016

    Google DeepMind and Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust team up for sight. By Christine Kern, contributing writer