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.
Comments on Current Management Issues in the Healthcare C-Suite: Management of Labor in Trying Financial Circumstances
C-suites across America are moving to stronger measures to assure the financial survivability and competitiveness of their organizations. Data and analysis suggest that reductions in force are among the measures being taken today.
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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.
Rating Agency Summer 2023 Update
Our summer Rating Agency Webinar covers several important topics, including year-to-date rating activity through the first half of 2023 and what it tells us about the state of the industry.
What to Expect When a Consultant Call-in Report Is Required
In the event of a covenant breach, management typically must hire an independent consultant to identify areas for financial and operational improvement. Find out what a consultant call-in does and does not entail, as well as considerations for timing and implementation.
Health System Workforce Market & Solutions: Flash Intelligence
Our latest report uncovers emerging workforce spending trends.
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...
Improving Performance Across the Real Estate Portfolio
As health systems continue to face intense operational and financial pressures, performance improvement initiatives must reach all aspects of the organization. Often overlooked in...
Physician Flash Report: January 2023
America's providers are more productive and seeing more patients than ever—particularly in primary care settings—resulting in an increase in revenue in the last quarter of 2022. However, increased expenses outweighed improved revenue.
Healthcare Performance Improvement Insights Webinar
Listen to members of Kaufman Hall’s Performance Improvement practice discuss insights from our 2022 State of Healthcare Performance Improvement report. With hospitals and health systems...
Fall 2022 Kaufman Hall Report: Risk-based Contracting in Value-based Care Models
The latest Kaufman Hall Report includes an inside look at the rise of risk-based contracting in value-based care models—and key challenges and opportunities for providers and insurers.