Occupancy for skilled-nursing properties nationwide fell to 81.6% in the first quarter of 2018, down from 83.7% over the same period in 2017, according to a new report. But the industry remains an active M&A market.
Healthcare has the hallmarks of a safe haven for investors: a rosy long-term outlook, thanks to an aging population that is a safe bet to require more care, as well as a sturdy track record. Healthcare has led all sectors in total return to shareholders since 1990, according to a consultative...
Providers aren't using the standardized metrics and tech solutions needed to transition behavioral health into value-based pay models.
Some industry stakeholders fear that as private equity firms gobble up more and more healthcare companies, patients will lose out on choice, prices could creep higher and price transparency could decrease if public companies are taken private.
Outcome Health has hired a top executive from advertising giant Publicis as its new CEO, replacing founder Rishi Shah.
Sixty-two percent of health system executives support Amazon's growing presence in the medical supply sector and nearly the same amount said the company could successfully deliver supplies faster and at a lower price, according to a new survey.
A new report from Fitch Ratings predicts healthcare and social services will represent 38.3% of state and local government budgets in 2025, up from 30.7% in 2015 if healthcare inflation continues at its current rate.