Modern Healthcare

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Modern Healthcare
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EditorAurora Aguilar
PublisherFawn Lopez
Year founded1976
CompanyCrain Communications Inc.
CountryUnited States
Based inCrain Communications Building

Modern Healthcare is a weekly, 70,037-circulation business publication targeting executives in the healthcare industry. It is an independent American publisher of national and regional healthcare news.

The publication is also known for providing statistical rankings,[1] competitive insight, and practical information on topics such as information technology, federal and state legislation, Medicare/Medicaid, finance, access to capital, reimbursement, investing, supply chain, materials management, strategic planning, governance, managed care, insurers, EHRs,[2] patient safety, quality, outpatient care,[3] rural health, construction, staffing, legal affairs and international healthcare.

Modern Healthcare organizes several events, including its annual Health Care Hall of Fame[4] awards [5] dinner and The 100 Most Powerful People in Healthcare[6] list [7]

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Modern Healthcare was established in 1976[8] and is based in Chicago, Ill. Modern Healthcare is owned and published by Detroit-based Crain Communications Inc..

The publication launched a web site in 1998 and offers 4 daily e-mail newsletters.


  1. ^ ""Modern Healthcare" Health Care Opinion Leaders Survey: Transparency of Health Care Quality and Price Information in the United States". The Commonwealth Fund. Retrieved October 2, 2007.
  2. ^ "Modern Healthcare: Mark Leavitt discusses stimulus". EHR Decisions. Retrieved May 28, 2009.
  3. ^ "Modern Healthcare Reports on HME Communities Request to Rescind Bidding Rule". American Association for Homecare. Retrieved April 14, 2009.
  4. ^ "Mayo Brothers to be Inducted into Healthcare Hall of Fame". Mayo Clinic. Retrieved February 16, 2009.
  5. ^ John Vomhof Jr (February 16, 2009). "Mayo brothers named to Health Care Hall of Fame". Minneapolis Business Journal. Retrieved February 16, 2009.
  6. ^ "Diaz, McCallister named to Modern Healthcare's '100 most powerful'". Business First. August 29, 2008. Retrieved August 29, 2008.
  7. ^ "Modern Healthcare Names Steve Case Most Powerful Person in Healthcare". High Beam Research. Retrieved August 25, 2008.[dead link]
  8. ^ "Modern Healthcare". Crain Communications. Retrieved November 29, 2015.


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