While these hospital-Owned Practices consisting of 29 doctors servicing ten locations produced large volumes of Inpatient Referrals, these practices were highly unprofitable.
“Somehow, it’s become acceptable that, ‘Well, you’re going to lose money on physician practices and you try to explain that to your board.’
John Lewis – President & CEO, Armstrong County Memorial Hospital
The challenge in implementing analytics into any organization, is the integration of disparate system data elements whether they are electronic medical record, general ledger, payroll or HR systems.
Hal Altman interview
2:03 – 2:28