Healthcare News & Insights

Best practices hospitals can take from top 15 health systems

The nation’s top 15 health systems have been analyzed, and they all have something in common — a focus on creating strong financial structures and using best practices. 

How will hospitals benefit from provider-insurer mergers?

Health system mergers are becoming more common — some systems are even acquiring health insurers so they can offer patients their own health plans. But what effects come with a hospital-insurer merger? 

Research says hospitals in healthcare systems provide better care

New research from Truven Health Analytics shows healthcare consolidation has more than just economic benefits.