Think before ditching retiree healthcare benefits

CFO Dive

The cost of traditional retiree healthcare coverage is about $1,000 monthly for those not yet eligible for Medicare, according to Trevis Parson, chief actuary at WTW

CFOs need to prep for healthcare’s lagging inflation

CFO Dive

Healthcare costs are expected to jump 6.0% next year. CFOs must prepare accordingly, advises WTW’s Tim Stawicki

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Ford, Change Healthcare, Cognex and more

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Change Healthcare (CHNG) – The health care technology firm’s stock rallied 7.5% Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Ford (F) – The automaker’s stock fell 4.5%

Top Healthcare Stocks for April 2022

CFO News Room

Healthcare, one of the largest and most complex sectors, is composed of a broad range of companies that sell medical products and services. The healthcare sector includes companies that sell drugs, medical devices, and insurance, as well as hospitals and healthcare providers.

The gathering storm: The threat to employee healthcare benefits

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

US inflationary pressures could significantly raise annual employer healthcare costs and impact vulnerable household finances. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care payors United States

Unlocking opportunities in women’s healthcare

McKinsey

Advances in women’s healthcare are accelerating, with implications for investors and stakeholders across the value chain and beyond. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health Care Health care reform

What Can Healthcare Prices Teach About Inflationary Woes?

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Examining the US’s healthcare industry through the lens of public choice economics provides evidence. Becker’s Hospital Review notes that the US healthcare sector has been relatively unimpacted by inflation ( so far ). Some areas of healthcare have undergone deregulation.

The next frontier of care delivery in healthcare

McKinsey

McKinsey explores the latest evolution in healthcare and key changes facing US organizations around care delivery. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care services

Overcoming the cost of healthcare transformation through partnerships

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Players are adapting to the evolving healthcare landscape by using a range of partnership models—beyond M&A—to create value. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care services United States

Low Budget allocation to healthcare: Finance Secretary Somanathan says it is primarily states’ responsibility

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He said the Centre provides for some “cross-cutting health infrastructure” and also spends on the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana, which helps people from lower strata of the society to access healthcare.

The gathering storm: An opportunity to reorder the healthcare industry

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Physicians & workforce Health care payment & delivery innovation United States

The gathering storm: The transformative impact of inflation on the healthcare sector

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Inflation is at record highs and is now blowing through healthcare. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care payors Health care providers United States

P.J. O’Rourke: Hillary Clinton’s Healthcare Reform: License to Kill

CFO News Room

I can’t seem to learn anything about President Clinton’s healthcare reform plan. Editor’s note: This article appeared in The Wall Street Journal on Sept. 23, 1993. O’Rourke died Tuesday at 74. I watch the network news and discover that the plan cannot be summarized briefly.

The gathering storm: The uncertain future of US healthcare

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Forces are acting to challenge affordability and access in healthcare and threatening the industry’s economic outlook. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care payors Health care providers Public & Social Sector United States

Healthcare app firm Babylon promotes CFO from within

CFO Dive

Babylon appointed PwC alum David Humphreys after the current CFO stepped down

Amazon Halo’s Effect On Healthcare Payments

PYMNTS

And it may be enough to fix what ails healthcare. The conversation took place amid a backdrop where as recently as April, Talaga told Webster as the pandemic started to really take root that at least some of Flywire’s healthcare clients were projecting a 30 percent revenue shortfall this year.

What Black and Latino consumers want healthcare stakeholders to know

McKinsey

Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care payors Health care providers Outpatient care Physicians & workforceUnderstanding consumer behavior and attitude drivers may help stakeholders improve health outcomes and experiences for Black and Latino patients.

Virtual Cards Streamline, Simplify B2B Healthcare Payments

PYMNTS

How Virtual Card Help Healthcare Claims Processors Manage Payments. Digital payment tools can be critical to helping healthcare claim processors manage their often-changing transaction flows.

From facility to home: How healthcare could shift by 2025

McKinsey

Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health Care Health care servicesUp to $265 billion worth of care services for Medicare fee-for-service and Medicare Advantage beneficiaries could shift to the home by 2025.

Bringing AI To The Fight Against Healthcare Payments Fraud

PYMNTS

The coronavirus pandemic poses an unprecedented challenge to healthcare systems that will likely extend for months — and perhaps even years — to come. Yet, these advanced computational systems have a long way to go in healthcare administration.

#28 Transforming Healthcare via the Finance Function with Heather Dixon of Everside Health

CFO News Room

She has worked in healthcare since 2017, and joined Everside to keep delivering greater impact via her finance team. podcast, Heather explains how finance has been transforming healthcare, and how CFOs are growing into a new, transversal role within their organization.

Women in healthcare and life sciences: The ongoing stress of COVID-19

McKinsey

The healthcare sector is examining how to better hire and promote women to the highest levels. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care providers Pharmaceuticals

Healthcare Looks To AI For Fraud Cure

PYMNTS

The applications of artificial intelligence (AI) are manifold, and many feel that perhaps its most meaningful uses are in the healthcare field, where data can be a matter of life and death. AI applications can save billions in healthcare administration annually.

Walmart Expands Healthcare Services

PYMNTS

Walmart has been making moves in the healthcare field for some time, including opening clinics in Georgia, Texas, South Carolina, Florida and Arkansas. Walmart Clover Health Georgia Healthcare Medicare News partnerships walmart What's Hot

Sesame Launches Direct-To-Consumer Healthcare Marketplace

PYMNTS

The American healthcare system is sick — a story told in a runaway cost structure, subpar patient outcomes, frustrated physicians and what Sesame CEO David Goldhill called during a conversation with Karen Webster “315 million miserable stories about healthcare.”. healthcare consumers.

Healthcare Leans Into Faster Payments

PYMNTS

Healthcare costs and healthcare payments are closely tied, but worlds apart. And yet, they are more aware than ever of the importance of the healthcare system and their need to access it.

#28 Transforming Healthcare via the Finance Function with Heather Dixon of Everside Health

CFO News Room

She has worked in healthcare since 2017, and joined Everside to keep delivering greater impact via her finance team. podcast, Heather explains how finance has been transforming healthcare, and how CFOs are growing into a new, transversal role within their organization.

Accelerating gender equality through healthcare

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

As part of this year’s G20 summit, McKinsey partner Phillia Wibowo addressed the W20 working group’s plenary session in Indonesia. Our Insights Indonesia

Sphere Acquires Health iPASS For Healthcare Payments Boost

PYMNTS

Health iPASS provides software for cloud-based patient engagement revenue cycle management, helping providers collect revenue and giving a streamlined healthcare payment experience. B2B Payments acquisitions B2B Health iPASS Healthcare M&A News Sphere What's Hot In B2B

Aging reframed: Seeing aging as an opportunity in healthcare

McKinsey

Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health Care Health care providers Outpatient care Integrated care Health care servicesAn inspiring conversation about aging, women in leadership, and the chance to change the narrative on old age.

Touchless Payments Come To Healthcare (Finally)

PYMNTS

But increased adoption by healthcare providers of such basic processes during the pandemic has marked a huge step forward for an industry that’s focused on delivering care, Rectangle Health Chief Technology Officer Mike Peluso told PYMNTS recently. Healthcare Is a Different Model.

Bringing Order To Chaos: Open Banking Meets Healthcare Payments

PYMNTS

In the accelerated, digital-first world, few things are more complicated than healthcare payments. Because healthcare payments, as i2c President Jim McCarthy told Karen Webster in an interview, are a mess for both patients and providers. Capturing Card-Based Healthcare Potential.

The gathering storm in US healthcare: How leaders can respond and thrive

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Forces are converging to challenge healthcare affordability and access, and industry economics. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care providers Health care payors United States

Hybrid Patient Models Lead Charge Into Healthcare’s Digital Phase

PYMNTS

The pandemic did not create the problems with access and expense in the United State healthcare system. With that in mind, San Francisco-based Carbon Health is working on a more accessible and more digitally enabled healthcare ecosystem.

Healthcare Disbursements At The Crossroads

PYMNTS

healthcare system badly needs reform. For all of its 21 st -century brilliance, the American healthcare system of billing and payments, for example, is still extensively mired in 20 th -century business processes. Few debate the fact that the U.S.