In just a few days, I'll be sitting down with my family and friends to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner like most of you. It's a long-standing tradition in our household to take a few moments before we all dig in to consider and discuss the things in our lives we're most thankful for.
Along with dropping temperatures and NFL football, this time of year also brings us an unwelcome annual visitor - influenza! That’s right, the Flu Season is right around the corner and the National Center for Disease Control estimates that between 5% and 20% of the US population will fight the flu this year.
You can’t go a week without seeing a story about a data breach or ransomware hitting organizations. These breaches can be very costly, but they still continue to show up. Are the good guys not winning the cybersecurity war?
The word “wellness” might conjure mental images of meditation sessions, bike commutes, or bowls of whole grains and greens. But there’s more to this trend. The Global Wellness Institute estimates that the wellness industry is now worth $4.2 trillion and growing rapidly.
Medical groups have a unique place in today’s rapidly changing healthcare environment. No matter their ownership structure, they have the opportunity meet unique needs of patients and can allow hospitals and health systems to provide improved access to care.