Q&A: Cancer Treatment Centers of America expanding payer networks, value-based contractsby Matthew Weinstock on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
Dr. Pat Basu is coming up on his year anniversary as CEO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America. During that time, Basu has worked to expand its network with payers and forge partnerships with other providers.
Data Points: More could be done to help those at risk of diabetesby Modern Healthcare on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
Adults likely to develop Type 2 diabetes can benefit from participating in evidence-based lifestyle interventions, but a 2019 John Hopkins Medicine study found that few at-risk adults are being referred to, or participating in, such programs.
Industry addresses well-being as COVID-19 overwhelms healthcare workforceby Maria Castellucci on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
Mount Sinai Health System in New York has set up a three-part action plan to address the stresses COVID-19 is creating for its workforce.
Race for COVID-19 treatments reignites debate over role of public fundingby Steven Ross Johnson on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
Pursuit of a COVID-19 treatment has reignited debate over drugs developed with public funds.
Divided nation, divided response to COVID-19by Merrill Goozner on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
The coronavirus couldn’t care less if you live in a red state or a blue state. Yet states across the U.S. are taking dramatically different approaches to controlling the spread of the highly contagious COVID-19.
Outsourcing of emergency departments getting more complicatedby Alex Kacik on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
An estimated 4,000 U.S. hospitals outsource their emergency departments seeking a staffing, financial and performance boost. But keeping patients in-network is getting harder.
Letters: Hospital capacity 'relief valve' could have limitationsby Modern Healthcare on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
The first, and certainly the largest assumption is that there would be an adequate number of nurses available to provide 24/7 care in these outpatient surgical centers or hospital-based surgery/recovery beds.
It’s not all bad news. Some rays of light amid the COVID-19 outbreakby Modern Healthcare on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
As COVID-19 continues its dangerous march, many are taking time to publicly thank those dedicated to helping patients. Celebs take to social media to encourage quarantining, and social media lets nursing home residents reassure their families.
Biotech innovations to spur next phase of personalized careby Jessica Kim Cohen on March 28, 2020 at 5:00 am
Leading investors, researchers and other experts suggest that the next decades of biotechnology innovation will usher in a new phase of precision medicine, with the potential to fundamentally change how patient care is managed.