Nov. 7, 2011
1. 8 Success Factors for Independent Community Hospitals.
2. 15 Hospital & Health System Executive Moves.
3. Banner Health Accepted as First Pioneer ACO.
4. Free Webinar Tomorrow! Featuring Five Leading Hospital & Health System CEOs and Moderated by Chuck Lauer: Becker's Hospital Review's Health System CEO Webinar - The State of the Industry; Clear Strategies for 2012 (Tue., Nov. 8, 2011, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM CST) -- sponsored by MedAssets. To register for this webinar, .
5. Hospital M&A Down 36% From Last Year.
6. ACO Final Rule Modifies Risk Adjustment, But Concerns Remain.
7. Trinity Health Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Chicago's Mercy Hospital.
8. Benchmarks for Physician-Owned Hospitals. We are seeking operational/financial benchmarks for a physician-owned hospital. If you know of a good source of benchmarks for physician-owned hospitals, please email Scott Becker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. Kentucky's Jewish Hospital Settles Charges of Improper Medicare Billing.
10. Supreme Court Case Has Ties to Georgia's Phoebe Putney.
11. 3 Ideas on Using the OR to Help the Hospital Reach its Long-Term Goals.
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