Beth Jones Sanborn

Beth Jones Sanborn is Managing Editor of Healthcare Finance.

Doctor with patient EHR
By Beth Jones Sanborn 11:10 am November 15, 2017
And that frustration could mean they fall short of payment incentive goals, SA Ignite says.
value-based care
By Beth Jones Sanborn 01:03 pm November 13, 2017
Only seven states have little to no activity around value-based payment models, a study by Change Healthcare found.

Photo via Outcome Health on Facebook

By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:57 pm November 10, 2017
Advocate Health, Edward-Elmhurst both said they had plans to expand their use of Outcome’s screens, but have put them on hold.
ECRI's top 10 tech hazards for 2018
By Beth Jones Sanborn 01:08 pm November 07, 2017
The ECRI Institute has unveiled its Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2018, which highlights what the Institute feels are the greatest potential sources of danger involving medical devices and other health technologies for the upcoming year. 
Novant Health names Angela Yochem chief digital officer
By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:05 pm November 02, 2017
Yochem will spearhead system-wide implementation of digital media solutions, specifically design, development, operations and support.
OCR privacy chief steps down

Deven McGraw has left the ONC to work in the private sector. Photo via YouTube

By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:38 pm October 31, 2017
Deven McGraw had also been working as ONC's chief privacy officer, a position that ONC head Donald Rucker has said will not be filled.
Cleveland Clinic fraud

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus. Credit: Cleveland Clinic

By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:23 pm October 20, 2017
Wisam Rizk, of Westlake, Ohio caused incorporation of shell company, paid kickbacks for Fingerhut’s silence, the Department of Justice said.
Sutter Health hospital opens after wildfires
By Beth Jones Sanborn 02:34 pm October 19, 2017
Kaiser Permanente's Santa Rosa hospital remained closed with local reports citing smoke damage.
MACRA tools

Data from an EHR for ACI and quality category analysis. Photo via SA Ignite

By Beth Jones Sanborn 11:11 am September 08, 2017
From MGMA’s online forum to SA Ignite’s MACRA software, clinicians can set the groundwork, find success.
MACRA readiness
By Beth Jones Sanborn 12:30 pm September 06, 2017
Survey shows few are making key investments, changes required for move to value-based care.

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