Hospital profitability, admissions linked to advanced IT

Hospitals that have advanced IT systems or have received quality awards tend to be more profitable than other hospitals, writes FierceEMR editor Janice Simmons. According to new report from Fitch Ratings, the size of a hospital's revenue, unrestricted case and investments were specifically linked to achievements in "both quality and IT infrastructure." What's more, advanced IT hospitals attracted more patients --Read the full article at FierceEMR

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