SPOTLIGHT: A financial diagnosis for the healthcare sector

Managed care companies should enjoy a whopping 15 to 20 percent growth in earnings next year, but hospitals aren't so fortunate, says John Boettiger, healthcare valuation leader at Deloitte & Touche USA. In an interview, Boettiger offers some predictions as to how providers will cope with continuing budget squeezes--and suggestions as to what they can do about it. Article