This special report on healthcare finance is based on a roundtable discussion with four prominent hospital and health system chief executive officers held March 10 at Modern Healthcares offices in Chicago. The discussion topics included Medicare payment changes, access to capital, bad debt and charity care, price transparency and more. The participants were:
David Burda, editor of Modern Healthcare, moderated the discussion along with reporters Melanie Evans and Jessica Zigmond. This is an edited version of the transcript of the hourlong discussion. To listen to the complete podcast of the roundtable discussion or to read the complete transcript, click the links or visit the Modern Healthcare Events or Extra! Extra! sections of Modern Healthcare Online at modernhealthcare.com.