1. Narrow networks: Industry boon or bane? Full story
4. Webinar - Orthopedic Service Line Optimization: How to Use Big Data for Your Value-Based Purchasing Decisions. Download it here.
5. CMS launches certification number look-up tool
6. Healthcare analytics market to grow CAGR 25% through 2019 Full story
Speaker spotlight: Atul Kumar, MD, MBA, staff gastroenterologist, Northport VA Medical Center, Stony Brook University Medical Center, speaking on the topic: "The Effective Use of Digital Communication Tools for Engaging Patients and Physicians," at the Becker's ASC 21st Annual Meeting.
8. 4 tips for building an infection control program Full story
9. 8 cardiologists cut ties with Mercy to re-enter private practice Full story
10. Study: Healthcare spending slowdown to reverse in 2014 Full story
11. Ascencion, Dignity, Tenant to enter joint venture Full story
12. Becker's ASC Review is compiling a ASCs adding spine procedures. For more information or to make a recommendation for this list, please contact Carrie Pallardy at
Becker's Hospital Review 5th Annual Meeting
Speaker Spotlight: The Evolution of Hospital and Health System - The Best Ideas for High Performing Health Systems Now
Presented by: Anthony A. Armada, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer, Swedish Health Services
Conference Dates: May 15-17, 2014
100+ sessions and 190+ speakers
The exclusive conference bringing together the best minds in the hospital field and hospital business.