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Executive Health Management

Reducing Costs: Slow Work

2017 02 Aug

The U.S. healthcare system has been described by some analysts as expensive and inefficient. Rising drug prices are known to be a key driver of healthcare costs. At the same time, providers struggle with high administrative costs, which can drive up costs of care while hindering quality improvement.You might also like: Research Improves Hospital Efficiency,... Read more

Executive Health Management

6 Ways to Make Your Workforce More Flexible

2015 20 Dec

Healthcare workers tend to work in an environment which comes with many professional boundaries. These boundaries often limit their ability to treat and diagnose patients due to restricted access to specific skills, technologies and services. They also reduce workforce flexibility and introduce inefficiencies due to a negative impact on workforce responsiveness.  However,... Read more