Inside Intermountain Healthcare’s $600M campaign to reimagine pediatric careDecember 13th 2022
The system aims to expand options at its children's hospital and provide more care for kids in their communities. Katy Welkie and David Flood of Intermountain talked with Chief Healthcare Executive about the effort.
Electronic prior authorization plan from feds hailed as 'positive step'December 8th 2022
Health systems say prior authorization hurts patient care and adds to clinician burnout. The CMS is proposing reform measures that have produced some optimism, but health leaders say other steps are needed.
Men are more likely to get drugs to prevent heart disease. Women are more likely to be told to eat less and exercise.December 8th 2022
Researchers found women were less likely to be prescribed drugs to lower cholesterol. Physicians must understand women don’t face a lower risk of heart disease, researchers say.
Atrium Health, Advocate Aurora Health complete merger, and more hospital deals could followDecember 5th 2022
The systems say they have now formally merged to create Advocate Health, forming one of America’s largest hospital systems. Analysts have said it could pave the way for more consolidations.
Oracle Health’s Nasim Afsar discusses tech and equity in healthcareNovember 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.