Pushing to save on costs: Speakers at ANI put focus on system changes

Barr, Paul; Burda, David; Evans, Melanie; Galloro, Vince
July 2011
Modern Healthcare;7/4/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 27, p12
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The article discusses the highlights of the Healthcare Financial Management Association's Annual National Institute held in Orlando, Florida on June 26-29, 2011. In the keynote address, Institute for Healthcare Improvement president and chief operating officer (CEO) Maureen Bisognano informed participants that executives can decrease hospital system cost annually by 1 percent to 3 percent by improving safety, engaging patients, and providing true leadership, without sacrificing patient care.


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