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Subject: [Becker's Hospital Review] Nov./Dec. Issue Now Online:10 Biggest Hospital Stories of 2011 | 200 Hospital Benchmarks | 56 Women Hospital and Healthcare Leaders to Know |
Becker's Hospital Review
Nov./Dec. Issue of Becker's Hospital Review

Nov.  14, 2011


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1. 10 Biggest Hospital Stories of 2011. Click Here

2. From Treating the Sick to Managing Community Health: Hospitals' New Role in Managing Population Health. Click Here

3. From Cop to CEO: Q&A With Chris Van Gorder of Scripps Health. Click Here
4. Publisher's Letter. Click Here
5. 200 Hospital Benchmarks. Click Here   


6. Saline Memorial Hospital CEO Opportunity. Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton, Ark., is seeking a hospital CEO. Incumbent requires Master of Science in Health Care Administration and at least 5 years experience as CEO in hospital with at least 75-bed capacity. Qualified candidates are invited to send resume and salary requirements to: Saline Memorial Hospital, 1 Medical Park Drive, Benton, AR 72015 or to For more information, Click Here .   


7. Opportunities in the New Bundled Payment Initiative. Click Here

8. Redesigning Healthcare Delivery Through Bundled Payments for Care: Q&A With Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation's Valinda Rutledge. Click Here

9. 56 Women Hospital and Healthcare Leaders to Know. Click Here

10. Shattering Glass Ceilings: Women in the Hospital C-Suite. Click Here  

11. 7 Trends for Non-Profit Hospital Executive Salaries. Click Here

12. 7 Reasons Hospitals Struggle to Align With Physicians. Click Here

13. 4 Best Practices for Supporting Employed Physicians' Independence. Click Here

14. Hospitals Acquiring Physician Practices: 9 Recent Transactions. Click Here

15. Survey: 65% of Employers Interested in ACO Model. Click Here

16. Only 9 Percent of Physicians Feel Ready for "Business Side" of Medicine. Click Here

17. Study Finds Weak Correlation Between Financial Incentives, Improved Quality of Care. Click Here

18. NEJM Analysis of Physician Group Practice Demo Results Questions ACOs' Success. Click Here

19. Physicians Fight to Keep the Word "Doctor" to Themselves. Click Here

20. 42% of Primary Care Physicians Say Their Patients Receive Too Much Care. Click Here

21. Physicians Focus on Various Factors When Referring to Colleagues. Click Here

22. Calling It Off: Why Some Hospital Mergers Fail and Others Don't. Click Here

23. The Ins and Outs of Successful Hospital Insurance Negotiations and Service. Click Here
24. ICD-10: Will It Kill a Hospital's Productivity? Click Here

25. 9 Recommendations for Hospital Health IT Staffing and Training. Click Here

26. 12 Elements to Support a Viable Health IT and Telehealth Infrastructure. Click Here

27. ONC Releases Federal Health IT Strategic Plan for 2011-2015. Click Here

28. Report: Healthcare Organizations Under-Prepared to Protect Patients' Information. Click Here

29. Study: Providers May Not See Improved Outcomes From Meaningful Use Until Stage 2. Click Here

30. Avoiding "Stupid" in Healthcare Leadership: Q&A With Glenn Fosdick, CEO of The Nebraska Medical Center. Click Here

31. 8 Untraditional Ways to Retain the Best and Brightest in Healthcare. Click Here

32. From Nurse to CEO: Q&A With Marina Del Rey CEO Fred Hunter. Click Here

33. Looking Ahead in Healthcare: Finding Optimism in Change. Click Here
34. Quint Studer: Mastering the Fine Art of Follow-Up. Click Here  

35. 5 Communication Strategies for Hospital CEOs. Click Here

36. 70 Hospitals With Great Cardiology Programs. Click Here 


37. Hospital & Health System Transactions.Click Here 


38. Hospital & Health System Executive Moves.Click Here  


Physician Executive Compensation: How Are Top Physician Leaders Paid? Click Here   


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1. Hospital Management & Administration
2. Hospital Executive Moves
3. Physician-Hospital Relationships  & ACOs
sponsored by Regent Surgical Health
4. Hospital Transactions & Valuation Issues
sponsored by VMG Health 5. Stark Act/Antikickback Statute/False Claims
6. Revenue Cycle/RACs/ICD-10 sponsored by AHIMA
7. Compensation Issues
9. OR Efficiencies  sponsored by NAPA
10. Hospital Key Specialties sponsored by Paragon Health
11. Quality & Patient Safety
sponsored by Somnia Anesthesia Services
13. ASCs
sponsored by ASCOA

35 Companies To Know 

1. Objective Health: 

2. CEP America:  

3. ASCOA:    

4. Surgical Directions:  

5. VMG Health:;  

6. CMS: 

7. Surgical Care Affiliates:     

8. HealthCare Appraisers:     

9. TeleTracking:;   

10. Medical Facilities Corp.: 

11. TeamHealth:    

12. Enhance Healthcare:  

13. Point B: 

14. CogentHMG:

15. GE:  

16. Premier:
17. MedeAnalytics:
18. Cejka Executive Search:  
. NAPA Anesthesia:
Somnia Anesthesia:;
21. Healthcare Facilities  Accreditation Program:;
Principle Valuation:;
23. HealthTrust Purchasing Group:
24. West Coast Medical:;
25. Symbion:;
26. Pinnacle III:;     

27. NPAS:
28. LexisNexis: 
29. Wells Fargo Equipment Finance:
30. People's Capital:    

31. Radisphere:
32. Paragon Health:    
33. NCO:

34. SDI:    

35. athenahealth:  

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