TITLE

Still golden?

AUTHOR(S)
MAY, DAVID
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;6/27/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 26, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the continued growth of the U.S. healthcare industry amid the recession, as discussed in the report "The New Gold Rush: Prospectors Are Hoping to Mine Opportunities from the Health Industry," issued by the Health Research Institute and PricewaterhouseCoopers. It cites the growth of nontraditional medical care firms and the growth of business opportunities in medical care. Health care is expected to account for nearly 20 percent of gross domestic product by 2019.
ACCESSION #
62283516

 

Related Articles

  • Balancing the Cost Structure. May, Ellen Lanser // Healthcare Executive;May/Jun2013, p10 

    The article looks at the changing approach to cost by the healthcare industry. Healthcare Financial Management Association president Joseph Fifer believes that costs will be approached more globally and cites the automobile industry as an analogy for the changing approach to cost by healthcare....

  • Short-term 'bug' rampant. Nutty, Christine; Warye, Kathy // Modern Healthcare;6/8/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 23, p23 

    The article focuses on the struggles of the healthcare industry in the U.S. to weather the impact of the economic downturn in the country. Healthcare institutions are reportedly developing contingency budgets and cutting costs in response to the crisis. They are said to focus their cost-cutting...

  • Providers and Payers Play Ball. PREWITT, EDWARD // HealthLeaders Magazine;Jun2014, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p6 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses reports within the issue on topics related to healthcare executives including health insurance, payment relationships, and cost control.

  • Why providers should offer tools, data to help consumers make decisions. Ariza, Carlos // Healthdatamanagement.com;1/28/2017, p1 

    Healthcare organizations can build patient engagement by giving them the information they need to manage high deductibles and large medical costs.

  • believe in each other. Adams, Greg // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Oct2011, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p32 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the International Classification of Diseases (ICD)-10 coding system, the hospital costs reduction strategies, and the importance of strategic initiatives in healthcare.

  • driving out waste in health care. Alkire, Mike // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jul2012, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p108 

    The article focuses on the things to consider to reduce waste in the health care industry in the U.S. The author outlines 12 common causes of waste and cost including staffing inefficiency, medication errors, and excessive readmissions. Also offered are the innovative strategies health systems...

  • Innovation energizes the age wave. Taurel, Sidney // Medical Marketing & Media;Oct2006, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p38 

    The author reflects on the age shift which is going to bring economic challenges in the healthcare industry and cost control is going to be the primary path to solutions. He argues that medical innovation is changing the aging process leading to a decline of disability among those over years...

  • The State of Comparative Effectiveness.  // Applied Clinical Trials;Apr2009, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p42 

    The article focuses on the move of several governments across the globe to form organization on comparative effectiveness in response to the increase in health care costs. It offers information on the objectives of the establishment of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence...

  • estimated payment ability an approach to allocating charitable assistance. Hammer, Robert // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Mar2006, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p70 

    The article reports on how by properly classifying certain payment balances as charitable assistance, healthcare providers in the United States can save time, expense and reputation. Health providers can make a fair and reasoned estimation of how much patients are able to pay toward their...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics