Intermountain Healthcare is the first major U.S. health system to pledge a major reduction in opioid prescribing by setting a target of 5 million fewer opioid prescriptions by the end of 2018.
A panel of CIOs discuss a variety of issues bedeviling healthcare systems and their vendors.
Intermountain, whose telehealth system is among the most advanced in the country, is using the technology to extend its specialists' skills into the smaller community hospitals and rural locations in its network
It may seem counterintuitive to hire newcomers in a field that's more complicated than ever, but experts are urging healthcare organizations to consider recruiting supply chain leaders who can apply expertise from other industries.
In a roundtable discussion held earlier this month, four prominent nursing executives discuss the myriad challenges facing their profession, including an aging workforce.
Intermountain Healthcare allows patients at four of its smaller hospitals to consult with infectious disease specialists through video and phone conferencing.
Many CEOs responding to our post-election survey said they're willing to consider Trump's healthcare reform ideas. But 86% said an ACA repeal should not proceed without a replacement that provides affordable health insurance for all Americans who lack employer-based coverage.
Modern Healthcare Managing Editor Gregg Blesch recently spoke with Harrison about managing population health, running a hospital in Abu Dhabi and building personal connections in a large health system.
Dale Maxwell will become interim CEO at Albuquerque-based Presbyterian Healthcare Services when current president and CEO James Hinton leaves to become chief executive at Dallas-based Baylor Scott & White Health in January 2017.
Intermountain Healthcare's supply chain chief will take his talents to Pensiamo, a supply chain venture recently formed by UPMC and IBM.
The Utah Health Information Network, a Salt Lake City-based clinical health information exchange organization and claims clearinghouse services provider, has named Andrew Burchett CIO and Candace Czerny COO. Both previously worked at the not-for-profit group.
U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy sent an email last week to members of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps warning them that unauthenticated visitors to a computer site could have accessed their names, dates of birth and Social Security numbers. Investigators are still trying to...