Last Updated: April 24, 2017
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The Journal of Healthcare Contracting: Lance Dobbins: Capital spending on healthcare construction continues to rise, and the hospital building boom shows no signs of slowing. Meanwhile, the potential challenges that arise during the lifecycle of a medical construction project are as (more…)

Last Updated: April 26, 2017
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HFMA: Mike Alkire: In March, the House Energy & Commerce Committee held a hearing to examine the state of generic drugs and determine whether slow new drug approvals contribute to higher pricing. At the hearing, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) (more…)

Last Updated: April 18, 2017
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Specialty Pharmacy Times: The health care world is largely moving towards a focus on value, rather than paying a pre-specified cost for prescription drugs that may or may not successfully treat a specific patient. This shift has important implications for manufacturers, (more…)

Last Updated: April 19, 2017
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Specialty Pharmacy Times: Specialty drugs require increased monitoring and education provided by various health care professionals. More than ever, pharmacists are being included in innovative care teams to improve patient outcomes, especially when it comes to disease states, such as cancer. (more…)

Last Updated: April 3, 2017
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PR NewsWire: Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced it has collaborated with Premier Inc. on the first and largest study of its kind to address an unmet medical need for hospitalized patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) who are at risk for ischemic (more…)

Last Updated: March 29, 2017
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RevCycle Intelligence: The health alliance Premier Inc. suggested that organizations start by developing a post-acute care network of preferred providers.Healthcare organizations should aim to establish a high-value post-acute care network, and their leaders should evaluate post-acute care performance by facility to (more…)

Last Updated: March 27, 2017
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Becker’s Hospital Review: Healthcare has been moving from volume to value-based care for the past decade with the passage and implementation of the ACA; now healthcare institutions need strong leadership to navigate the changing industry tides as Congress seeks to repeal (more…)