Becker’s Hospital CFO Report To showcase health systems with strong financial positions and operational metrics, Becker’s compiled a list of 8 leaders in the industry, each a standout in their geographical areas and an example for other systems and facilities to emulate. Each health system was given a ratings based on Fitch Ratings, Moody’s Investors Service, and S&P Global Ratings. …

Help Net Security A survey by Black Book Market Research found that some 73% of health system, hospital, and physician organizations are unprepared to respond to cyberattacks, including record breaches. A strong majority (96%) of surveyed IT professionals agreed that hackers are outpacing the capabilities of healthcare cybersecurity, putting the industry at a significant disadvantage. Talent shortages, impact of pandemic, …

Healthcare IT News According to a survey sponsored by Syft, a supply chain management vendor, hospitals across the healthcare industry are using substandard methods for supply chain management, including manual processes that could be drastically improved through technology. Nearly half of respondents reported using spreadsheets and other “by hand” methods for inventory tracking, despite acknowledging the ROI and improved outcomes …