5 news headlines worth reading

Your June/July 2015 Headlines Twenty-two Wisconsin hospitals get an ‘A’ for patient safety Nearly half of the 55 Wisconsin hospitals examined by The Leapfrog Group received an A grade in its spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score. The score uses data from a Leapfrog survey, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the federal government and […]

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Webinar recap: The Coming Retail Revolution with David Willis


WHPRMS Webinar Series Presents: The Coming Retail Revolution: Insurance in transition, patient accountability, and the redefinition of American health care Speaker: David Willis, VP, The Advisory Board Company, Health Care Advisory Board • willisd@advisory.com Hospitals, health systems, and other providers can no longer rely on the same well-worn channels for growth that have sustained them in […]

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Webinar recap: Hospital Finance 101 with Brian Potter


WHPRMS Webinar Series Presents: Hospital Finance 101: Making sense of cost and payment issues in the hospital marketplace Speaker: Brian Potter, VP, Wisconsin Hospital Association • bpotter@wha.org As a health care marketing professional, if you understand how hospitals are paid, and from whom, you can develop the materials and messaging that will be helpful to consumers […]

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5 events WHPRMS members should attend

(May 2015) This blog brings you Wisconsin health and medical news, events, in-depth industry leaders interviews, video clips and sometimes national news. This month, we’re focusing on local events. As always, if you have links, news or information to share in your county, contact Trish Reed. Here are 5 events you should attend: June 2: […]

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WHPRMS partners with WHA to host webinar on hospital finance

Hospitals are now in the position of fighting for every dollar in light of shrinking reimbursements while cost of care expands. We’re all in the same boat. To help you navigate the waters, WHPRMS is offering a free webinar, “Hospital Finance 101: Understanding Hospital Reimbursement Today, Moving Toward Tomorrow,” on May 27 at noon (CST). […]

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