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By Christina Thielst 08:48 am November 07, 2014
Have you ever wondered which hospitals were the most social media friendly or how your organization compares with others? Or, have you wanted to benchmark your hospital against peers, but didn't know where to find the data?
By Frank Irving 07:59 am November 07, 2014
How will physicians cope with chaos in the healthcare system? Three industry leaders explain the ways they see things shaking out.
By John Halamka 08:28 am November 06, 2014
John Halamka, MD, has been on the road for the past few days, describing the importance of patient and family engagement using mobile applications to healthcare leaders in Europe.
By Jim Tate 08:05 am November 06, 2014
Two surprising examples of audits being successfully appealed and then later without warning reopened and denied shine a light on why providers need a lot more information about the inner workings of the whole process.
By Tom Sullivan 05:00 pm November 05, 2014
Although he appeared pragmatic enough to say he will listen to Republican suggestions on the Affordable Care Act, the President said he will not overturn key pieces that threaten to undermine the law.
By Carl Natale 08:08 am November 05, 2014
Between the lines of the American Medical Association’s ongoing vigorous opposition to the new code sets was a rather shocking revelation that perhaps it seems some benefits, after all.
By Frank Irving 11:29 am November 04, 2014
While data analytics are scaling down toward even smaller providers,the rubber may meet the road with ICD-10 and the drive to improve the overall claims management process.
By Carl Natale 10:15 am November 04, 2014
I'm all for finding ways to use ICD-10 codes to solve the world's problems. But I'm not sure it's the right tool for the fight against Ebola.
By Jeff Rowe 07:13 am November 03, 2014
The authors of a new report make several recommendations that seek to shake up both the British healthcare sector and the way healthcare organizations of all types approach the subject of “change.”
By Frank Irving 09:33 am October 31, 2014
This year's Medical Group Management Association conference included discussions of systems integration, technology funding and, of course, interoperability. Here's what I learned making the rounds.

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