TITLE

In wake of reform ... execs already working to lower operating costs

AUTHOR(S)
Zigmond, Jessica
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;10/11/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 41, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the results of a survey of hospital executives in the U.S. conducted by the American College of Healthcare Executives. According to the survey, many hospital executives are working to reduce operating costs and align with physicians as they navigate the changes brought about by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The survey also found that 76% said they will study avoidable readmissions to avoid penalties.
ACCESSION #
54517476

 

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