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Move From Fee-For-Service Medicine Hits Hospital Profits Again

Credit: Getty Royalty FreeGetty The shift away from fee-for-service medicine continues to dog U.S. nonprofit hospitals and health systems headed for another year of cost-cutting and consolidation, a new report indicates. Fitch Ratings says “acute care operating profitability” is set to deteriorate for a third consecutive year as more Americans enroll in Medicare and Medicaid… Read More »

Report links top corporate growth, profits to digital maturity

Digitally mature organizations have higher revenue growth and net profits, regardless of their industry, according to a report by business and technology consultancy West Monroe Partners. Four digital characteristics in particular—a clear vision and dedicated leadership; engaged employees who are intrinsically motivated; an ability to leverage data for insights; and digital interactions that are convenient… Read More »