Welcome to our ongoing conversation about the issues, opportunities, options and challenges of maintaining financially healthy hospitals. We’ll both be contributing comments in this space, and hope you’ll lend your voice to the conversation, too.


Stephen BergerDave Beto

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Healthcare Insights, LLC


David Beto

Chief Growth and Business Development Officer
Healthcare Insights, LLC


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3 Big Healthcare Changes of 2015

To say the healthcare industry experienced a dynamic 2015 is putting it mildly. Mergers and acquisitions abounded. Value-based ...  Read More

Startups Are a Danger to Insurers, But What Do Hospitals Have to Fear?

We know the success many startup companies have had in disrupting traditional sectors. And now that Silicon Valley-type thinking is ...  Read More

Is Medicare-Led Payment Reform Falling Flat?

There's a lot of grumbling to be heard this year from US healthcare providers, and much of that has to do with Medicare ...  Read More

5 Reasons to Champion a Health Plan Sponsored by Your Organization

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A Partnership of Equals: A New Model for Healthcare Mergers

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Price Transparency: A Worthwhile Initiative?

As the healthcare industry moves toward a consumer-driven business model, it's curious why some involved in hospital strategic ...  Read More

What Good Is a Hospital’s Strategic Planning If the Staff Walks Out?

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Here's Why Hospital CFOs Need to Be Champions of mHealth

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Not in Consumer Reports’ Top Hospital Rankings? It Might Not Matter.

What's the best hospital in the nation? Johns Hopkins? The Cleveland Clinic? Mayo Clinic? You're likely to hear a wide variety of ...  Read More

Don’t Get Caught on the Hook for a Supply Chain Security Misstep

Increasingly, hospitals recognize that the supply chain is much more than a conduit for the materials it takes to run a healthcare ...  Read More