Hospitals & Providers Strategy Four ways to reduce dangerous medical errors at your hospital Consider these tactics that analyze and address medical errors at a system level. Top challenges in cancer care January 14, 2017 By Tracey Walker Cancer drug costs remain the most critical challenge in care, among other things. Could we experience an economic funk over an Obamacare repeal? January 13, 2017 By Tracey Walker A repeal of key provisions of the health law could lead to significant economic disruption and substantial job losses in every state, according to a new study. Nine things healthcare executives should know about MACRA January 06, 2017 By Pranjali Joshi Although CMS released the final rule for MACRA in October, there is still quite a bit of confusion. Most health execs say payers should be forced to pay for telemedicine January 04, 2017 By Tracey Walker Managed Healthcare Executive’s 2017 Technology Survey findings reveal that more healthcare executives see the value in telemedicine reimbursement. How data analytics combats the opioid epidemic Deaths due to opioid abuse have risen sharply—and show no signs of leveling off. Here’s how data analytics can prevent abuse and diversion. How hospitals are doing with the CJR program: CMS releases key data December 24, 2016 By Kelly Price While the second feed may not change providers’ actions in terms of the strategy they’re implementing for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement program, the findings should change their expectations. Top 10 takeaways from managed healthcare State of Industry Survey December 23, 2016 By Aubrey Westgate Find out how healthcare executives feel about the industry moving into 2017. Two ways to prevent treatment overutilization December 22, 2016 By Joe Guerriero Explore how using support tools can prevent treatment overutilization. Mental health: The secret sauce to healthcare reform December 20, 2016 By Tracey Walker Mental health advocate Patrick J. Kennedy talks to Managed Healthcare Executive about reform, mental health equity, and how payers can help integrate care in mental health.