2023 Healthcare Performance Improvement Insights Webinar
Watch Kaufman Hall’s Performance Improvement practice discuss insights from our 2023 State of Healthcare Performance Improvement report. The webinar features expert commentary on issues affecting the workforce, the revenue cycle, care transitions, supplies and purchased services, the physician enterprise, and the balance sheet.
2023 State of Healthcare Performance Improvement Report: Signs of Stabilization Emerge
Hospitals and health systems are seeing some signs of stabilization in 2023 following an extremely difficult year in 2022. Workforce-related challenges persist, however, keeping costs high and contributing to issues with patient access to care.
Revisiting Counterparty Risk
Counterparty risk management must be continually reinforced by implementing and following best practices. This process can help form a stronger and more diverse network of banking partners that will serve an organization well throughout its business cycle.
The Quest for Soft Landings
For the Federal Reserve, a soft landing means we arrive at the 2% inflation target without a recession. For healthcare, a soft landing is operating and investment entity recovery that stabilizes credit positioning and facilitates capital formation.
The State of Hospitals Nationwide and Healthcare Borrowing Trends
Recently, Erik Swanson and Robert Turner joined the Reorg podcast with reporter Hoa Nguyen to explore hospital financial performance and healthcare financing trends through the rest of 2023.
Summer 2023 Kaufman Hall Report: Strategic Alternatives for Health System Outreach Laboratories
The latest Kaufman Hall Report includes an inside look at the strategic alternatives for health system outreach laboratories—and key challenges and opportunities for health systems.
Resource Positioning and the 2023 Debt Ceiling Agreement
Current Funding Environment IU Health (Aa2/AA/AA), AdventHealth (Aa2/NR/AA), Banner Health (NR/AA-/AA-), and Arkansas Children’s Hospital (A1/AA-/NR) came to market this week with...
How the Balance Sheet Can Contribute to Performance Improvement
There has always been a connection between performance improvement initiatives and the balance sheet. By reducing operating costs, boosting productivity, and enhancing revenues, a...
The 2023 Bank Debacle and Healthcare Risk Management
Current Funding Environment Healthcare debt issuance remains incredibly light, across both public and private channels. There is significant volatility across all fixed income markets...
The Near-Far Problem
Current Funding Environment Healthcare 2023 issuance is down 60% versus the same time frame in 2022. What few offerings have come have been generally well received, but the depth of the...
The Not-for-Profit Healthcare Resource Chasm
Current Funding Environment Healthcare debt issuance remains incredibly light. How long can a capital-intensive industry tolerate limited capital generation? Is pressure building to...
Buy-Side Investors Webinar: Perspectives on Not-for-Profit Healthcare During Turbulent Times
In this webinar, hear directly from veteran buy-side analysts on how they will respond to requests for waivers, amendments, and consultant turnaround reports in the event of covenant violations or near misses.