Readers' favorite articles and features from FierceHealthFinance

Hospital execs earning big bucks, tips for how healthcare organizations can get paid, and what role pharmaceuticals had in the drug shortage were among the most popular topics we featured this year in FierceHealthFinance:

  • FierceHealthFinance editor Ron Shinkman explores whether big pharma cooked up the current drug shortage. Editorial
  • Private equity charges into the hospital market with major M&A deals. Special report
  • Are nonprofit hospital execs paid too much? Maybe so, according to these seven 7-figure paychecks. Special report
  • Tax-exempt hospitals remain under the IRS's watchful eye. Editorial
  • 5 tips for increasing self-pay patient collections. It always pays (literally) to keep focus on the collection basics. Special report