Accounting/Economics

As Pandemic Persists, Healthcare Hazard Pay Proliferates

Faced with shortages of physicians and nurses, healthcare practices and health systems may find candidates increasingly inquiring about hazard pay.


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Two New Weight Loss Treatments Show Promise

Over the summer, the FDA approved Wegovy injections for chronic weight management, the first such drug approved since 2014. Manufactured by Novo Nordisk, the drug works by mimicking the hormone glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1), which helps regulate...


Self-Pay Revenue After the Pandemic

Think patient-friendly to get the best outcomes.


Exploring the Value of Patient Navigation

Patient navigation can benefit both patients maneuvering complex health systems and the health systems themselves, which often experience a high return on investment from navigation services.


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Could Your Oncology Software Get Hacked?

Just as in politics and the energy business, hacking hospital systems is on the rise — and it’s not just patient privacy that’s at risk. In April, a security breach of oncology and radiology system provider Elekta took the radiation systems of numerous...


The Anticipated Effects of COVID-19 on the Medical Cost Trend in 2021

The medical cost trend could rise as much as 10%, according to PwC’s Health Research Institute (HRI) annual report.


How Much Does It Cost?

More patients signing up for high-deductible healthcare plans calls for increased cost transparency and a common cost language.


Coding for Virtual Visits

New CMS rules and waivers expanding the use of telemedicine in response to the COVID-19 pandemic have left providers with questions about coding and billing.


Business of Medicine

Expect Exponential Growth Among the Ambulatory Care Service Market Over Next 6 Years

Market intelligence and strategic consulting firm Reports and Data expects the global ambulatory care service market to reach $113.06 billion by the year 2026. Reports and Data valued the ambulatory care...


Why Smart Doctors Seek Financial Advice

A white coat and financial stability do not necessarily go hand in hand.