Mergers and Acquisitions and the Importance of the Due Diligence Process

Feb 03, 2014 at 05:41 pm by Staff

A wise man once said “Success always comes when preparation meets opportunity”. Merger and acquisition activity among U.S. healthcare organizations is on the rise — up 20 per.... Read More

Physicians Selling Practices

Feb 03, 2014 at 05:00 pm by Staff

Trend watch: who’s making the move now and whySince Congress passed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2010, doctors have been bailing out of practices posthaste. Exasperated b.... Read More

Detecting Lung Cancer Earlier

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:59 pm by Staff

National push for screening, research as more non-smokers are diagnosed Rabih Bechara, MD, says the most difficult part of his job is telling patients, “You’ve got lung cance.... Read More

Preparing for ICD-10 Conversion

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:57 pm by Staff

Practice management consultant shares 8 steps for physicians to take nowAn experienced practice management consultant best described the looming ICD-10 conversion “as though.... Read More

Vanderbilt Announces Expansion of Children’s Services

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:55 pm by Staff

Administrators at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt recently announced expansion plans that will boost the pediatric facility to more than one million squar.... Read More

2014 Flipbooks

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:50 pm by Staff

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February 2014

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

Save the DateFebruary 10 • Deadline for 2014 Women to Watch NominationsThe deadline is fast approaching to nominate an outstanding woman in the field of healthcare for the Wo.... Read More

Saint Thomas Heart Debuts MitraClip

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

Clinical Trial Offers Open-Heart Surgery Alternative for Patients with CHF, MRAs part of the national COAPT trial, Saint Thomas Heart debuted the first MitraClip® implantatio.... Read More

M&A Trends in the Reform Era

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

A look back at 2013 … Look ahead in the new yearThe Affordable Care Act, coupled with new models of reimbursement, has undoubtedly impacted the way the healthcare industry co.... Read More

EDITOR’S NOTE

Feb 03, 2014 at 04:31 pm by Staff

As the number one killer in America, the sheer volume of cardiovascular cases makes this specialty an attractive one for health systems and providers … both from the standpoi.... Read More