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  • ICD-10 delay makes it through the Senate

    April 1, 2014 | Blog Post

    Following the direction of the House of Representatives, the Senate passed legislation that would postpone the mandated conversion to ICD-10 for one year, setting the compliance date to no sooner than Oct. 1, 2015.

  • The Future of Uncompensated Care

    March 31, 2014 | White Paper

    Uncompensated care is changing—and so are hospitals' approach to collections. To help you prepare for these shifts, we've developed a new financial model to project your organization's levels of bad debt, charity care, and net patient revenue under a variety of potential future scenarios.

  • Six classic mistakes health systems make in M&A

    March 10, 2014 | Video

    The number of provider M&A transactions has almost doubled in the last four years, but nearly 60% of these deals aren't successful. Here's why.

  • ICD-10 Readiness Survey

    Feb. 25, 2014 | Survey

    How does your ICD-10 progress compare to your peers' progress? Take 5-10 minutes to complete our readiness survey and we'll send you a complimentary copy of the results.

  • Tell us about your cost strategy

    Feb. 24, 2014 | Survey

    Are you a chief financial officer or senior finance executive? Take five minutes to share your story with us. Your responses will help us chart our research and technology pursuits for the coming year.

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    Anytime you read about hospital finance or changing reimbursement models, the term "bundled payment" will come up without fail. We break down what it really means—and why it matters.

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