Jeff Lagasse is Associate Editor at Healthcare Finance.
By Jeff Lagasse 04:46 pm October 17, 2019
The FDA is also approving greater numbers of complex generic drugs, which are more difficult to replicate and traditionally lack competition.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:54 pm October 16, 2019
A tiny fraction of healthcare executives, 5%, said clinical integration is their supply chain't top priority.
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 07:07 am October 07, 2019
Administrative complexity accounted for the most waste, estimated at $256.6 billion, and pricing failure was a close second.
By Jeff Lagasse 07:07 am October 02, 2019
While there's no universal standard for what constitutes a preventable ICU admission, those with chronic medical conditions may be good candidates.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:20 pm September 26, 2019
Making the process more palatable for consumers can help to avoid revenue leakage and lawsuits.
Majority of hospitals, physician practices screen patients for at least one SDOH, Dartmouth study finds
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.
Focus on operational efficiency and RTLS technology has given Wake Forest Baptist Health a financial leg up
By Jeff Lagasse 12:08 pm September 19, 2019
Real-time tracking technologies allow the organization to monitor everything from patients to medical equipment.
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