Insights and Analysis

Apr 10, 2019
Learn about the framework for Gundersen Health System’s (La Crosse, Wis.) model for affiliations with critical access hospitals and how it has led to reduced operational costs and reduced costs of care.
Apr 4, 2019
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: Guthrie Towanda (Pa.) Memorial Hospital selects president, COO; and Brandywine Hospital, Coatesville, Pa., names vice president, COO. Read more.
Apr 3, 2019
Marna Borgstrom, who joined the AHA Board of Trustees this year, talks about improving quality and value for patients, the importance of having a great team to execute your strategy, and her role as the chair of the Coalition to Protect America’s Health Care.
Apr 3, 2019
Also in this weekly roundup of nursing news: a nurse’s quick action saves the life of a man who overdosed on heroin; and executive moves in the field.
Mar 28, 2019
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: Hutchinson (Minn.) Health appoints president; and Nevada (Mo.) Regional Medical Center appoints new CEO.
Mar 27, 2019
Also in this roundup of nurse-related news: a chief nursing officer retires after seeing hospital through 50 years of changes, achievements; and executive moves in the field.
Mar 26, 2019
Genesis Health System in Davenport, Iowa, estimates its employee wellness program has saved $53 million in health care costs over a decade by incentivizing employees and their spouses to meet biometric health targets.
Mar 19, 2019
Also in this roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: Carson Tahoe Health, Carson City, Nev., appoints CEO; and HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest names CEO.
Mar 14, 2019
From left to right are Faith Mitchell, Star Cunningham and Brian Gragnolati. This week, as part of the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival’s Interactive Health and MedTech track, the American Hospital Association and leaders from the field have been sharing how hospitals and health systems are…
Mar 14, 2019
In part two of our series discussing Value-Based Health Care, Robert Kaplan and Harry Wolberg from the Harvard Business School do a deep dive on Integrated Practice Units, a key component for value-based health care. IPUs are multi-disciplinary care teams deployed to deliver care at the condition…