Jeff Lagasse

Jeff Lagasse is Associate Editor at Healthcare Finance.

By Jeff Lagasse 11:19 am August 14, 2019
The rapid adoption of digital technologies is considered beneficial to providers, but it can lead to cybersecurity gaps.
By Jeff Lagasse 07:07 am July 30, 2019
The fine is the largest ever imposed on any company for violating consumers' privacy, according to the FTC.
Person using a laptop.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:39 pm July 22, 2019
Forty-nine percent of surveyed physicians who had remained independent since 2011 attested to meaningful use of EHRs.
PillPack website screenshot.
By Jeff Lagasse 01:24 pm July 22, 2019
Surescripts is seeking to cut off PillPack's access to patient data, and the latter, an Amazon-owned company, isn't taking the matter lightly.
Person working on laptop.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:40 pm July 17, 2019
Patients age 60 and over used the portal less than younger patients, and African Americans used the portal less than white patients.
Telemedicine consultation.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:02 pm July 16, 2019
Physicians of almost all age groups show an interest in pursuing telemedicine jobs or service lines.
Doctor talking to patient.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:07 pm July 09, 2019
In its review of physician supply and demand, the Association of American Medical Colleges projects a shortage of up to 67,000 specialists by 2032.
Doctor using tablet.
By Jeff Lagasse 02:57 pm July 03, 2019
More than half of facilities met the expected level of staffing less than 20% of the time during the one-year study period.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:19 pm June 28, 2019
Nearly half of the 10,000 critical care physicians practicing in the U.S. reported symptoms of severe burnout.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:39 am June 28, 2019
More than 70% of Virginia hospitals that garnish wages are nonprofit, and the money collected is only a tiny percentage of revenue.

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