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Population 2.0 – The Age of the Consumer

By, Phil Suiter, President and CEO – Aegis Health Group Healthcare consumerism is gaining momentum with every tick of the clock.  There has never been a period in our lifetime when consumers were more empowered to make purchasing decisions regarding … Continue reading

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Nurse Practitioners: A Solution for the Hospital Bottom Line

Guest Post by Dr. Courtney H. Lyder   Dr. Lyder is dean and professor of the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Nursing, professor of Medicine and Public Health, as well as executive director of the UCLA Health … Continue reading

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Five Hospital Business Development Trends to Watch in 2012

Though we’re just now watching the calendar change from one year to the next, we at Aegis Health Group have long been looking ahead to see what 2012 will mean for our industry. Here are 5 trends in hospital business … Continue reading

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Three Key Truths About ACOs

As healthcare’s fee-for-service and volume-based reimbursement model continues its gradual fade, the dawn of Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) heralds new opportunities for compliant providers. ACOs that meet quality thresholds (e.g., clinical processes and outcomes, patients’ and caregivers’ perspectives on care, … Continue reading

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Analyze the Market & Assess the Health to Grow Hospital Market Share

by Pearson Talbert, President Aegis Health Group The first step to establishing a rewarding health-management program is to perform a thorough market analysis. This identifies appropriate employers in the hospital’s catchment area, based on size of workforce, insurance profile and other … Continue reading

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Hospital Executive Viewpoint on Adoption Timeline of ACOs

post by Debora Glennon Marketing Director Aegis Health Group   If the subject of ACOs and the subsequent adoption by hospitals across the county is not a moving target, it certainly is one in constant motion.  Given this viewpoint, many … Continue reading

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A Growing Trend, An Off-the-Chart Opportunity for Hospitals

by Pearson Talbert, President Aegis Health Group One-third of companies offering health insurance also provide wellness programs, according to a recent CNN report. Recently, Hewitt Associates (now Aon Hewitt) surveyed 500 companies and found that 88 percent planned to invest in … Continue reading

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