- The role of health plans is to serve however they can. McCue, Michael T. // Managed Healthcare Executive;Dec2001, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p1
Focuses on the importance of health plans in the United States. Perception of Intermountain Health Care chief executive officer William Nelson on the role of an integrated health delivery system in the community; Selection of IHC as the official health care provider to the 2002 Winter Olympics.
- GOING AGAINST THE GRAIN. McCue, Michael T. // Managed Healthcare Executive;Dec2001, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p18
Features the development of a hospital-based clinical Information Technology system by Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Health Care in the United States. Statements from chief executive officer William Nelson on the issue; Effects of the anthrax outbreak on the healthcare system; Creation of...
- IHC named nation's top integrated health care network. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;03/06/2000, Vol. 29 Issue 37, p6
Reports on SMG Group's naming of Salt Lake City, Utah-based Intermountain Health Care as the nation's top integrated health care network.
- Still leader of the pack. Reilly, Patrick // Modern Healthcare;3/3/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p36
Reports on the ranking of Intermountain Health Care among integrated networks as of March 3, 2003. Improvements on the operations, cost-control opportunities and integration efforts; Statement issued by Intermountain executive vice president Greg Paulsen regarding the result of the integration.
- GETTING TO KNOW YOU. Mycek, Shari // Trustee;Apr2004, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p22
Discusses matters related to improving hospital board-physician relations in the U.S. Discussion on the culture of accountability of hospital boards and physicians; Significance of a constant and ongoing communication between the two parties; Strategy employed by Intermountain Health Care to...
- Competition and Community: Key, Evolving Issues That Require Careful Consideration. Muscalus, Robert S. // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter2008, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p25
The author reflects on the difference between the services rendered by two health care service companies PeaceHealth and Intermountain Healthcare. The author provided an overview about the services offered by PeaceHealth and Intermountain Healthcare. The author also notes that disease management...
- a FAIR way to reduce uncompensated care. Zimmerli, Bert; Craghead, Todd; Gupta, Neera // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);May2010, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p92
The article presents a case study on how Intermountain Healthcare group, a regional health system, redesigned its patient access process and reduced bad-debt expense by 11 percent in Salt Lake City, Utah. The redesigned process aims to ensure a clear and timely application of their charity care...
- MISSION CRITICAL. KEHOE, BOB // Health Facilities Management;Dec2012, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p33
The article discusses the integration of supply chain models to hospitals' organizational- and patient-based outcomes. It describes the self-distribution supply chain practice of Intermountain Healthcare in Utah through its Kem C. Gardner automated Supply Chain Center. The article notes that...
- Managing Supplier Relationships. MINICH-POURSHADI, KAREN // HealthLeaders Magazine;Apr2011, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p38
The article provides insights on supplier relationship management (SRM) in the healthcare industry. Among the benefits of SRM according to its advocates are reducing production costs and improving quality. Intermountain Healthcare was able to lower medication errors by working closely with a...