A Quiet Year Ahead in Washington? Don’t Count on It!

02/13/18
Although the end of 2017 was a race to the finish that narrowly avoided a government shutdown and threatened to keep Congress, staffers and lobbyists in D.C. until Christmas day, there are no signs that 2018 will be any less … eventful. More

Lean Lessons: Wisdom Lies on the Front Lines

02/13/18
Efficient, repeatable processes are integral to patient care and health care operations. When done well, patients receive more consistent, quality care, and if an error occurs, it avoids the blame game and becomes an opportunity to improve the process. More

6 Tips to Guide Decisions Regarding BPCI Advanced

02/13/18
On Jan. 9, 2018, CMS released the long-awaited and much-anticipated Bundled Payments for Care Improvement-Advanced (BPCI-Advanced) initiative. The announcement affirmed the agency’s commitment to alternative payment models (APM) as an integral component of its quest to find innovative and effective ways to manage health care costs. More