Tag Archives: hospital

Cultivating grass-root medical talent is a top priority in the reform of the medical health industry, says VP of the Chinese Hospital Association

During a regular news conference held by China’s National Health Commission on February 25, 2019, Fang Laiying, a member of Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and vice-president of the Chinese Hospital Association, stated that the country’s health industry has gain great momentum especially at the grass-root level, according to a news update on the… Read More »

Just 13% of hospital CFOs ready for new payment models

Dive Brief: Confidence among the country’s hospital CFOs is low, with just 13% saying their organization is “very prepared” to handle new healthcare payment and delivery models with current financial planning tools, according to Kaufman Hall’s 2019 CFO Outlook: Healthcare report. That’s down from 15% in 2018.  Less than a quarter of CFOs (23%) are “very confident” their… Read More »

California hospital revenue, profitability rose under ACA, Medicaid expansion

Dive Brief: California hospitals revenue and profitability increased under the Affordable Care Act, thanks largely to Medicaid expansion, with government hospitals being the biggest winners, according to a new National Bureau of Economic Research working paper. The average hospital saw a gain of about $ 55,000 in annual Medicaid revenue per bed, up 27% over… Read More »