While a growing number of providers have either hired or plan to hire a chief nursing informatics officer, respect and understanding for the position remains…
With CMS and other payers providing coverage for transition surgeries for transgender patients, more hospitals are offering such procedures.
The use of advanced analytics by payers can improve administrative and medical
costs, provider satisfaction and member health.
Physicians face a difficult decision when deciding whether to testify in a colleague’s malpractice suit.
Efforts to reduce preventable harms are a top priority for hospitals, and a joint hospital effort has prevented tens of thousands of harms nationwide.
It’s a good time to be a physician assistant, according to a new report from the national organization that represents them.
FierceHealthFinance Editor Ron Shinkman says hospitals would face a catastrophic financial scenario if Donald Trump is elected President. A Hillary Clinton…
Healthcare spending continued to grow at a modest rate this summer, but pricing actually grew by a higher-than-average margin.
CMS is seeking information on the practice of hospitals purchasing insurance for some patients.
The use of presumptive eligibility software may shift more hospital bad debt to charity care, but many patients are still not being properly notified of their…
The emergency medical services industry continues to evolve to better meet the needs of patients.