blog updates

Follow KSM
Search

KSM blog

Hospitals-Health Systems

Prev 1 2 3 ... 4 Next

5 Healthcare Certainties in an Uncertain Environment

Posted 4:00 AM by
The state of the healthcare industry, as it stands, could most easily be summarized in one word: uncertainty.
link
| comments (1)

How to Prepare for the Transition to Value-Based Reimbursement

Posted 4:00 AM by
In the healthcare industry there is a great deal of discussion about the shift from volume-based to value-based reimbursement models, and regulatory requirements are continually changing. But what exactly are bundled payments, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and value-based reimbursement?
link
| comments (0)

Physician Compensation: What to Expect in the Future

Posted 12:00 PM by
Determining physician compensation can be challenging, especially since it depends on a variety of factors, such as area of the country, whether a physician is part of a group practice or is hospital-employed, and the level of ancillary services in which the physician participates.
link
| comments (0)

MACRA: The Final Ruling and What It Means for You

Posted 4:00 AM by
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced the long-awaited final regulations of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) law.
link
| comments (1)

Hospital-Physician Alignment Options in a Rapidly Changing Environment

Posted 4:00 AM by
Healthcare reform has significantly changed the healthcare industry over the last several years, creating new reimbursement and care delivery models. As the competition for talent, technology, specialties, and patients increases, many hospitals have aligned with physician groups as a way to streamline costs while increasing the breadth and quality of their services.
link
| comments (0)

Whatever Happened to Fee-for-Service Healthcare?

Posted 12:00 PM by
Buggy whips. Typewriters. Dodo birds. Fee-for-service healthcare. What do they each have in common? A lot, according to members of a Healthcare Leaders of New York panel on "The Future of Healthcare Financing."
link
| comments (0)

Institute Development: Creating Meaningful Partnerships Between Hospitals, Physicians

Posted 12:00 PM by
Healthcare reform is driving systemic change. Providers are now compelled to completely rethink how patient care is delivered, and that means working together in new, different and more productive settings. As a result, hospitals and physicians need to develop collaborative working relationships in order to take steps – together – toward the ultimate goal of achieving market success and improving the health of the community.
link
| comments (0)

David Charles and Mark Bernstein to Speak in New York on Funding Hospital Expansion in a Consolidated Market

Posted 7:45 PM by
Katz, Sapper & Miller’s David Charles and Mark Bernstein, together with the law firm Anderson Kill, will discuss “Funding Hospital Expansion in a Consolidated Market” on Thursday, Oct. 1.
link
| comments (0)

The Case for Integrating Patient-Centered Care in Healthcare Organizations

Posted 7:17 PM by
The best healthcare is patient centered. That concept is easy to verbalize but difficult to put into practice. "Integrating the Principles of Patient-Centered Care" and turning those words into deeds was the focus of the recent Healthcare Leaders of New York panel discussion, hosted by New York Medical College (NYMC) in Hawthorne, N.Y.
link
| comments (1)

Co-Managed Ambulatory Surgery Centers: A Growing Trend

Posted 8:26 PM by
A co-management agreement between a hospital and a physician group is an increasing trend among ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs). A hospital will essentially buy out the physician’s ownership at fair market value and will in turn utilize and engage the physician group to oversee and manage the surgery center. 
link
| comments (0)
Prev 1 2 3 ... 4 Next