Jeff Lagasse is Associate Editor at Healthcare Finance.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:36 pm July 12, 2018
The sector just finished the highest first half of any year since 1995.
By Jeff Lagasse 09:28 am July 11, 2018
With 92 percent of healthcare consumers saying improved patient experience should be a top strategic priority for hospitals, a new crop of innovators is arising to help meet that demand.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:48 am July 02, 2018
The evolution of the patchwork EHR landscape has been complex, and one expert traces the problem back to meaningful use.
By Jeff Lagasse 02:28 pm June 20, 2018
Healthcare organizations are also planning to ramp up customer relationship tools as they continue on the path to self-disruption, according to new research from Ernst & Young.
By Jeff Lagasse 12:44 pm June 18, 2018
The trend in nursing mirrors a larger trend occurring across the healthcare industry. with double-digit percentage differences between the salaries of men and women.
By Jeff Lagasse 01:45 pm May 09, 2018
The lack of telemedicine's accessibility can negatively affect patient engagement and follow-through in care, according to new research.
By Jeff Lagasse 12:31 pm April 09, 2018
AI technology is already in use in certain aspects of healthcare, such as diagnostic imaging, but it’s being underutilized in several others.
By Jeff Lagasse 04:11 pm March 28, 2018
The findings underscore financial challenges many health systems are experiencing as the operating room is one of the costliest units to run.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:04 pm March 27, 2018
New research found that software problems caused harm to a small percentage of patients in a test but the authors said the findings are likely below what a national study would uncover.
Rush University Medical Center reaps higher CMS star ratings, cost savings by building its own predictive analytics framework
By Jeff Lagasse 10:35 am March 23, 2018
The hospital was able to better grasp what it was already doing well, and what it was not, in terms of clinical documentation thanks to homegrown software.