August 21, 2013
An infographic showing the effect of healthcare reform on individuals within America.
February 5, 2013
Pre-reform, many hospitals experience significant uncompensated care costs from self-pay patients. This infographic illustrates the variation in self-pay uncompensated care costs across US hospitals and regions. Despite the uncompensated care risk, 1/6th of self-pay inpatients are scheduled admissions, though their procedures are much less elective than the procedures of the insured. Source
September 3, 2012
As hospitals struggle to become profitable at Medicare reimbursement levels, they are looking at creating “economies of scale” to control costs and improve results. The question is, do these economies of scale actually result in decreased hospital costs? If so, how? The attached infographic from Objective Health, a McKinsey Solution for Healthcare Providers, addresses these […]