21 noteworthy statistics on healthcare in the US

The following list is comprised of statistics representing different aspects of the healthcare industry, including facts about hospitals, costs, utilization, physicians, insurance, emergency department visits and EHRs.  By Morgan Haefner -

5 safety-net hospitals, health systems to know, part 3

As the American healthcare landscape continues its tectonic shift, safety-net hospitals remain essential, providing vital healthcare services for millions of medically vulnerable Americans. Safety-net hospitals provide care to a vast swath of Medicaid beneficiaries, patients who require special services and the uninsured. By Brian Zimmerman -

5 largest medical groups in the U.S.

Oakland, Calif.-based Kaiser Permanente Medical Group tops the list of the largest medical groups in the U.S., based on physician participation, according to a SK&A report.  By Ayla Ellison -

15 largest health systems in the U.S.

For-profit hospital systems top the list of the largest systems in the U.S., based on number of staffed acute care beds, according to a MergerWatch report.  By Ayla Ellison -

100 great community hospitals | 2016

Becker's Hospital Review is pleased to release the 2016 edition of its 100 Great Community Hospitals list.  By Staff -

150 hospital and health system CFOs to know | 2016

Becker's Hospital Review is pleased to release the 2016 edition of its "150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know" list.  By Staff -

5 safety-net hospitals, health systems to know, part 2

Safety-net hospitals provide care for millions of vulnerable, uninsured patients burdened by economic hardship. Though they play an integral role in our nation's health system, these hospitals are rarely recognized for the essential services they provide to their communities.  By Brian Zimmerman -

150 hospital benchmarks

Hospitals across the nation are competing in a number of areas, including quality and price, and many use benchmarking as a way to determine the areas most in need of improvement. The continuous process of benchmarking allows hospital executives to see how their organizations stack up against competitors as well as national leaders.  By Ayla Ellison and Erin Marshall -

5 safety-net hospitals, health systems to know

America's health system relies on safety-net hospitals to provide care for millions of vulnerable, uninsured patients who endure economic hardships. The hospitals also serve many Medicaid beneficiaries and patients that require special services.  By Brian Zimmerman -

100 great hospitals in America | 2016

Becker's Hospital Review is pleased to release the 2016 edition of its list of 100 Great Hospitals in America.  By Staff -

10 largest retail pharmacies in America

Here are the 10 largest retail pharmacies in the U.S., listed by number of pharmacists and number of stores, according to a recent SK&A report.  By Ayla Ellison -

50 experts leading the field of patient safety | 2016

Becker's Healthcare is pleased to release the 2016 edition of its list of "50 Experts Leading the Field of Patient Safety."  By Max Green and Brian Zimmerman -

Becker's Healthcare 2016 Leadership Awards to be distributed at November meeting: Call for nominations

Becker's Healthcare is accepting nominations for its 2016 Leadership Awards through Sept. 1.  By Heather Punke -

50 hospitals with the most ER visits | 2016

Here are the 50 hospitals in America with the most annual emergency room visits for both admitted patients and not admitted patients.  By Erin Marshall -

150 great places to work in healthcare | 2016

Becker's Healthcare is pleased to release the 2016 edition of "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare."  By Staff -

101 hospital and health system CMOs to know | 2016

Becker's Hospital Review has named "100 Hospital and Health System CMOs to Know," a list comprising physician leaders who have demonstrated a commitment to improving and innovating on patient safety and quality endeavors.  By Max Green -

50 states of population health

We asked hospital executives from every state in America about their No. 1 health concern.  By Staff -

20 things to know about urgent care

As healthcare shifts toward the outpatient arena, urgent care centers remain popular with patients and consumers looking to receive convenient and affordable treatment for minor conditions, imaging and blood tests.  By Kelly Gooch and Shannon Barnet -

50 rural hospital CEOs to know | 2016

Mayo. Johns Hopkins. Mount Sinai. Barnes-Jewish. These massive hospitals and health systems are practically household names. That said, many Americans live in small, rural communities and rely on lesser-known hospitals for high-quality healthcare. To honor the leaders behind these remote providers, Becker's Hospital Review has named the following leaders to the 2016 edition of its 50 Rural Hospital CEOs to Know list.  By Shannon Barnet and Kelly Gooch -

110 companies offering healthcare RCM services

Revenue cycle management is essential to any business's strategy. These processes are only growing in importance in healthcare as every dollar is expected to stretch further than before. Here are 110 companies that provide revenue cycle management solutions specific to the healthcare industry.   By Carrie Pallardy -

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