Thoughts from Ken Kaufman
How bold is your board?
A fast-changing environment requires health system boards to make decisions more quickly, more boldly, and with a greater tolerance for risk.
The Week in Disruption goes beyond the headlines to uncover the significance of emerging trends in healthcare and beyond.
A New Look at Hospital Length of Stay: Substantial Benefits Emerge through Focus on Care Transitions
Healthcare REsearch reports
Consistent membership and premium growth by U.S. payer markets is expected to continue, according to new Kaufman Hall research. Premiums for the U.S. managed care market were estimated at $2.9 trillion for 2017.
Pre-merger partnership planning offers a value-add, whether the organization is an acquirer, acquiree, equal partner, or joint-venture affiliate.
With payment models rapidly evolving, the contracting process has become increasingly challenging for many healthcare organizations. By equipping themselves with the right data and analytical tools, hospitals and health systems can greatly enhance their contracting effectiveness.