This is a blog by a former CEO of a large Boston hospital to share thoughts about negotiation theory and practice, leadership training and mentoring, and teaching.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
How bad is it? It's so bad that . . .
It struck me that this old Dilbert cartoon characterizes many hospitals. The situation described may present a problem as they try to run ACOs to manage patient care under a risk-sharing model of reimbursement, especially when they must do so across many institutions and physician practices--each of which has the same problem of cost accounting.