1. Navigating the Care Continuum: The Next Frontier for Providers The health care industry in the United States is among the most fragmented, heavily regulated and inordinately complicated industries in the country. Despite the best efforts of many individuals,...
  2. Remain Independent or Join a System? Over the past two years, the number of independent hospitals joining systems through full asset mergers has rapidly increased. According to Irving Levin Associates, the number of transactions is...
  3. Building the Continuum: A Systematic Approach to Ambulatory Care In response to an increased emphasis on quality and effectiveness of care, hospitals and health systems must refocus their efforts on the broader care continuum, defined as health care outside the...
  4. Bringing Certainty to Uncertain TimesSix Imperatives for Future Success Current health care dynamics in America present critical challenges for providers. The cost of health care per person is increasing over five times faster than...
  5. Planning for PerformanceOptimizing the Value of Your Hospital or Healthcare System’s Capital Growth Changing healthcare dynamics demand a new approach to facility planning that takes multiple dimensions of care,...
  6. Building Stronger Physician Alignment and Integration To create leading healthcare institutions, physicians and hospitals must be aligned in multiple areas over a sustained period of time. However, today the historical basis for a working...
  7. Strategic Positioning Assessment for an Uncertain FutureAre you optimizing your organization’s performance for a changing healthcare landscape? Healthcare reform legislation has focused on expanding coverage, reducing costs and increasing quality,...
  8. The Path to the Store of the Future We all know the retail industry is evolving—quickly. No one will argue with the fact that consumers have unprecedented choice, access and information and, as a result, are growing to expect...
  9. The Changing Role of the CIOCloud computing, social media, BYOD and the evolution of the CIO.   Daryouche Behboudi , North America CIO Advisory Practice Lead and Partner, Kurt Salmon, discussed the changing role of the...
  10. Positioning Your Delivery Network for Peak Season Success For nearly every retailer, the fourth quarter is easily the most critical and pressure-packed quarter of the year. Sales performance is scrutinized, customer service is publicized, and the leaders...