Tag Archives: primary care

Recent Agreement with HealthTrust Strengthens CHC Supply Trust

CHC Supply Trust, the supply chain services arm of Community Hospital Corporation and CHC Consulting, offers a full spectrum of supply chain solutions tailor-made for community hospitals

Health Systems Increase Focus on Precision Medicine

Health systems are increasingly collaborating with consumer genetic testing companies

Walgreens Shifting its Primary Care Strategy

Walgreens is strongly focused on creating neighborhood health destinations around a more modern pharmacy

Does Walmart Have a Successful Healthcare Strategy?

Walmart is continuing its pursuit to duplicate its successful strategy of providing healthcare to employees

Trusts, Busting (Telehealth and Rx Blooming?)

Last week, the Social Security and Medicare boards of trustees released their annual financial forecasts, and media reports predictably led with their scariest interpretation of those forecasts: “Hospital fund set to run out by 2026” read one typical headline. The trustees have a long-established track record of, well, let’s call it “conservative” forecasting, and nothing […]

2015 Pharmaceutical Market Trend Vol. I

While the Pharmaceutical Industry has been experiencing many shifts and changes, it is still a 21st Century Growth Industry based on the stats, facts and trends put out by Pharm Exec.More growth expected… Basic science of genomics and biology are leading to a discovery of treatments which are advanced by using the body’s own immune […]

Cash Talks in Primary Care

Primary care doctors are struggling with their role in the new world of health care reform. Many are increasing the number of patients they see during a day to bring in more cash. Others are becoming employees of larger physician groups or hospitals that are increasingly acquiring clinics. When a team of medical “mystery shoppers” […]