AHA/HRET Guides

Apr 28, 2014
Moving from a volume-based payment model to a value-based payment model requires a new set of management skills that encourage systems thinking and align clinical and operational resources to improve outcomes and efficiencies. Today's leaders must implement strategies to:
Mar 31, 2014
This guide builds upon prior American Hospital Association reports that outline a road map for hospitals and care systems to use as they transition to the second curve of population health.
Feb 27, 2014
This AHA/HRET guide explains the value of integrating physical and behavioral health services and the importance of measuring integration efforts.
Jan 1, 2014
Generational differences—one factor of diversity—are rapidly changing workforce dynamics.
Dec 17, 2013
This guide is a synopsis of a conversation held at the Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management's annual conference held in July, 2013 in San Diego. Sponsored by VHA, this forum provided an opportunity for experts to discuss the 'cost, quality and outcomes movement' in…
Dec 4, 2013
Results from an Association for Community Health Improvement and American Hospital Association Survey
Nov 7, 2013
This HPOE presentation highlights the business imperative for equity of care.
Oct 25, 2013
As health care leaders implement diverse improvement projects, from reducing hospital-acquired infections to reducing obesity prevalence, they must identify the appropriate strategies for success across many different settings.
Aug 20, 2013
This annual survey of employers provides a detailed look at trends in employer-sponsored health coverage, including premiums, employee contributions, cost-sharing provisions and other relevant information. The 2013 survey included nearly 3,000 interviews with non-federal public and private firms.…