The Health Care Consumer
Six things consumers will know about you

As Americans become adept at shopping for health care, they are demanding — and finding — certain facts about providers.


The New Health Care CEO
Building the next generation of leaders

This article spells out the skills and personality traits executives will need to ensure that their organizations thrive in a dramatically changing health care environment.


Preventing Falls
How one hospital is cutting patient falls

The University of Mississippi Medical Center dramatically cut patient falls with a coordinated strategy that others could replicated.


Mapping Your Business Strategy
The future role of the health care strategist

This special section offers tools to navigate the evolving landscape.


H&HN Daily

Data Dig

Secondhand Smoke: Good News and Bad

According to a 2015 study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, exposure to secondhand smoke causes 41,000 deaths a year from lung cancer and heart disease and 400 deaths a year from sudden infant death syndrome.


Popular Articles

How to Succeed at Fee-for-Service While Preparing for Value-based Payment

Cost transparency will help health care systems to transition from fee-for-service reimbursement to value-based payment without great financial risk.

06.09.2015 by Rita E. Numerof
Ian Morrison previews the Health Forum AHA Leadership Summit

The 2015 Leadership Summit in San Francisco is just around the corner and we have our best program ever. The 2015 Health Forum Leadership Summit's lineup of keynoters will motivate, stimulate and inspire us as we tackle this year’s theme, “Rewriting the Health Care Playbook: Leading Transformation and Innovation.”

06.09.2015 by Ian Morrison
The Traits of Today's Ideal Health Care CEO

What kinds of skills and personality traits do hospital leaders need today to ensure that their organizations thrive in a dramatically changing health care environment?

06.09.2015 by Howard Larkin

Partner Articles

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The Road to Value-Based Care: Your Mileage May Vary

Value-based payment models have the potential to upend traditional patient care and business models. What can your organization do to effectively make the shift?

05.11.15 by

Sponsored by: Deloitte

Physician Preference: How to Manage Orthobiologics

Orthobiologics is a rapidly expanding supply category that offers tremendous clinical benefits to patients. However, this complex physician preference item presents a unique set of challenges for service line and supply chain leaders to manage.

06.10.15 by

Sponsored by: VHA

The Changing Role of Pharmacy

As health systems seek new sources of revenue and means for improving performance under value-based payment, some are turning to an unlikely source: their own pharmacies.

05.20.15 by

Sponsored by: Comprehensive Pharmacy Services

Editor's Picks

CVS Health Investing in Patient Care and Data

The drugstore chain and hospitals are accelerating efforts to meet patients' needs, such as: 'What do I have to do to get you in that MRI?'

06.25.15 by
Matthew Weinstock
BREAKING: Supreme Court Upholds Subsidies

Affordable Care Act withstands another critical judicial test.

06.25.15 by
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ACA Ruling Creates Stability, Hospital Leaders Say

The Supreme Court’s decision to uphold insurance subsidies under the Affordable Care Act was welcome news to hospital leaders. The ruling, they say, will help foster the move toward population health.

06.25.15 by