Beth Jones Sanborn

Beth Jones Sanborn is Managing Editor of Healthcare Finance.

HIMSS18 rev cycle recap
By Beth Jones Sanborn 12:35 pm March 14, 2018
When it comes to revenue cycle, a patient-centric culture is the future. By the way, make sure you include your employees in that philosophy and understand how technology can help get there.
Cybersecurity priority for business

HIMSS18 hosted a Cybersecurity Command Center in Las Vegas. 

By Beth Jones Sanborn 11:46 am March 12, 2018
Providers must move cybersecurity out of IT and into the boardroom, according to Symantec Distinguished Healthcare Architect, and treat it as a system-wide business concern.
Healthcare CIO leadership

Phoenix Children’s Chief Information Officer David Higginson speaking at HIMSS18 on Tuesday.

By Beth Jones Sanborn 02:42 pm March 07, 2018
Phoenix Children's Hospital CIO David Higginson says his peers have moved far past the era of hiding in the basement taking care of the computers.
healthcare payment models

Principal Healthcare Strategy at TransUnion, Jonathan Wiik, talked about the cost of healthcare for patients at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Beth Jones Sanborn 12:27 pm March 07, 2018
TransUnion’s Jonathan Wiik weighed in on study released at HIMSS18 that shows Americans can’t afford their healthcare now, and it will get worse.
By Beth Jones Sanborn 07:55 pm March 06, 2018
System said implementing Epic freed them from a legacy system that had them flirting with meaningful use failure, and ultimately redefined their system.
healthcare consumers

Gerilynn Sevenikar speaking at the Revenue Cycle Solutions Summit during HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Beth Jones Sanborn 05:26 pm March 05, 2018
Gerilynn Sevenikar, vice president of revenue cycle Sharp Healthcare, says millennials will reshape the healthcare landscape.
Salary gap: Pay for women not keeping pace with job responsibility
By Beth Jones Sanborn 11:39 am February 27, 2018
Women are still badly underrepresented in information and technology fields, among others. And the pay gaps are widest in fields where female managers dominate.
HIMSS18 showroom floor

Vocera will be at Booth 2824 to talk about their new tools and “real-time situational awareness” at HIMSS18.

By Beth Jones Sanborn 08:43 am February 22, 2018
The new platform, which combines Vocera’s tech with newly-acquired products from Extension Healthcare, helps humanize the connection between clinicians and patients.
telehealth and predictive analytics
By Beth Jones Sanborn 09:49 am February 21, 2018
A new approach to preventing falls with telehealth and predictive analytics technologies has implication for other applications of population health data.
Cybersecurity incident response

Nolan Garrett, principal and CTO at Intrinium, will be speaking at HIMSS18 on March 8.

By Beth Jones Sanborn 08:26 am February 20, 2018
Expert Nolan Garrett will address HIMSS18 attendees on how to form the right plan for your organization and put it into practice from the top down.

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