Current Headlines

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

    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

    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

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

  4. Ransomware Response Guidance Released

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

  5. Genotyping Service Offer Scientists Turn-Key Research Platform

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

  6. EHR Market Dominance Affects HIE Use

    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

    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

    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

    “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

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