Oracle Health’s Nasim Afsar discusses tech and equity in healthcare

November 28th 2022

In an interview with Chief Healthcare Executive, the chief health officer of Oracle Health talks about the role of data in closing disparities. She also offers guidance for hospitals aiming to improve equity in care.

Moving health equity from goals to reality

November 28th 2022

Several experts discussed ways to close disparities among disadvantaged groups during a panel at the HLTH Conference. They stressed working with communities and measuring data to see if interventions are working.

Insurers say No Surprises Act helps millions, hospitals say aspects remain flawed

November 28th 2022

Groups representing doctors and hospitals say they support the spirit of the law, but a process to resolve billing disputes is titled in favor of insurers.

As cyberattacks and insurance costs grow, time is right for accreditation | Viewpoint

November 27th 2022

Accreditation and certification programs can help organizations address gaps and demonstrate to other providers, partners, and insurers that they are serious about protecting healthcare data.

Bon Secours Mercy Health president is stepping down, and more | MED MOVES

November 26th 2022

ECU Health hires its first chief nursing executive, HCA Gulf Coast appoints a new vice president, and the head of Pennsylvania's hospital association is retiring.