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Live@ACHE Video: WellPoint CEO Joseph Swedish on enrollment and rates in Obamacare plans
By Modern Healthcare | March 26, 2014
WellPoint CEO Joseph Swedish explains how the company has fared during the tumultuous open-enrollment period for health plans established under the ACA. Swedish also addresses the growing controversy over narrow provider networks.
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New payment models will pressure IT spending, AHA chief says
By Melanie Evans | March 26, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
IT spending, already a hefty investment for the nation's hospitals, could come under intense scrutiny as payers shift more financial risk to providers, said Richard Umbdenstock, president and CEO of the AHA.
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Reform Update: Advocate Health sees progress with ACO
By Melanie Evans | March 26, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Advocate Health Care says that early results in operating Medicare accountable care organizations have been promising but that progress has been achieved through failure, experimentation and adaptation.
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Video Feature: 2014 Hall of Fame inductee John Griffith
By Modern Healthcare | March 26, 2014
John Griffith taught hundreds of future healthcare executives in his classes at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and influenced more through his widely used textbooks.
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Live@ACHE Video: CHI President and COO Michael Rowan on the system's strategies for the future
By Modern Healthcare | March 26, 2014
Michael Rowan, president and COO of Catholic Health Initiatives, discusses the health system's recent acquisitions and leadership changes, its involvement in shared savings programs and its activity on the ACA's insurance exchanges.
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Speaker urges non-discrimination policy to address LGBT patients' anxieties
By Steven Ross Johnson | March 26, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Despite strides made in recognizing the rights of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people, many remain concerned over the treatment they might encounter in healthcare settings, according to an expert.
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Live@ACHE Video: ACHE Chairman Christine Candio on new leadership initiatives
By Modern Healthcare | March 25, 2014
Christine Candio was just sworn in as chairman of the American College of Healthcare Executives. In an interview at the group's annual meeting, she discusses new initiatives to make sure members have the tools they need in today's environment.
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Live@ACHE Video: ACHE President and CEO Deborah Bowen on challenges ahead for healthcare leaders
By Modern Healthcare | March 25, 2014
Deborah Bowen, president and CEO of the American College of Healthcare Executive, discusses her first year at the helm of the organization, upcoming priorities for the ACHE and the changing nature of healthcare leadership.
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Hospital boards thinking twice about CEO pay
By Melanie Evans | March 25, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
As hospital governing boards face ongoing regulatory and public scrutiny regarding executive compensation, many are taking a more careful and deliberate approach, consultants and executives said Tuesday at the ACHE meeting.
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WellPoint making big push toward performance-based payouts
By Melanie Evans | March 25, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Insurance giant WellPoint will seek to tie half its commercial reimbursement to performance-based payouts by the end of the year, up from 30% last year, company CEO Joseph Swedish told industry professionals Tuesday.
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Panel: Data analytics, performance management are essential tools
By Joseph Conn | March 25, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Healthcare leaders need to focus on marrying clinical information from EHRs with financial data to improve the quality and value of care and to assess actuarial risk, a panel told ACHE attendees.
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Eliminating harm—it's simply what patients expect, experts say
By Sabriya Rice | March 25, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Eliminating harm in hospitals is simply what patients expect, experts said during a Monday afternoon session at the ACHE meeting in Chicago.
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Video Feature: 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Fred Brown
By Modern Healthcare | March 24, 2014
Fred Brown, the first president and CEO of BJC HealthCare, describes his role in the origins of that system—created through one of the early mega-mergers in not-for-profit healthcare. Brown is regarded as an early innovator in integrated care.
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Yale-New Haven details interventions that improved post-discharge care
By Maureen McKinney | March 24, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Yale-New Haven (Conn.) Hospital has implemented a number of interventions it says have helped to markedly improve post-discharge care, including simplified discharge instructions, communication with community-based groups and smart use of health IT.
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Modern Healthcare inducts three into Health Care Hall of Fame
By Melanie Evans | March 24, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Modern Healthcare inducted three industry veterans into the Health Care Hall of Fame before a crowd of nearly 400 Sunday in Chicago.
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Healthcare changes 'need to mean progress,' ACHE chair-elect says
By Melanie Evans | March 24, 2014 | Basic Web Basic Web Subscription Details
Uncertainty created by healthcare's rapid changes should be met with a strategic vision that can withstand powerful forces in the marketplace, the ACHE chairwoman-elect told hundreds of industry professionals in Chicago.
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Photo Gallery: American College of Healthcare Executives 2014 award winners
By Modern Healthcare | March 24, 2014
See a gallery of the 2014 American College of Healthcare Executives honorees and find out about their special achievements.
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Redefining healthcare leadership
By Christine Candio | March 22, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Healthcare's transformation requires bold yet deliberate leadership. The need for new skills, new disciplines, new settings and new partners is increasing, and those with the ability to prepare for the future while navigating today's issues will redefine success.
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