Jeff Lagasse

Jeff Lagasse is Associate Editor at Healthcare Finance.

By Jeff Lagasse 03:24 pm October 16, 2019
On average, physician-led ACOs produced almost 7 times the amount of Medicare savings per beneficiary than hospital-led ACOs.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:39 am October 15, 2019
The anticipated savings would increase in a scenario in which biosimilars made up a larger portion of the total market share.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:36 am October 14, 2019
Smoking cessation efforts could ultimately be a strong investment that allows the hospital to retain more reimbursement dollars.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:20 pm September 26, 2019
Making the process more palatable for consumers can help to avoid revenue leakage and lawsuits.
By Jeff Lagasse 02:44 pm September 19, 2019
The pressure on physicians and hospitals to address social determinants will likely increase, as they've been a focus of payers and providers.
Wake Forest Baptist Health
By Jeff Lagasse 12:08 pm September 19, 2019
Real-time tracking technologies allow the organization to monitor everything from patients to medical equipment.
Emergency room
By Jeff Lagasse 05:04 pm September 10, 2019
Hospital closures represent a not-often reported social determinant of health, as they stress patient resources.
By Jeff Lagasse 05:06 pm September 09, 2019
Because access to health services can be an issue in rural locales, rural hospital closings had a profound impact.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:18 am September 05, 2019
AI and SDOH developed separately, but they're now converging as technology keeps up with the need to make actionable use of data.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:17 pm August 29, 2019
Physician compensation rebounded from a stagnant 2017, but the increase in productivity was negligible.

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