Modern Healthcare

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Modern Healthcare
Editor Merrill Goozner
Categories Healthcare
Frequency Weekly
Publisher Fawn Lopez
First issue 1989
Company Crain Communications Inc.
Country  United States
Based in Crain Communications Building
Language English

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]

Publication history[edit]

Modern Healthcare was established in 1976 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.

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  1. ^ "The Commonwealth Fund - "Modern Healthcare" Health Care Opinion Leaders Survey: Transparency of Health Care Quality and Price Information in the United States". The Commonwealth Fund. Retrieved 2007-10.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ "Modern Healthcare: Mark Leavitt discusses stimulus". EHR Decisions. Retrieved 2009-05-28. 
  3. ^ "Modern Healthcare Reports on HME Communities Request to Rescind Bidding Rule". American Association for Homecare. Retrieved 2009-04-14. 
  4. ^ "Mayo Brothers to be Inducted into Healthcare Hall of Fame". Mayo Clinic. Retrieved 2009-02-16. 
  5. ^ Vomhof Jr, John (2009-02-16). "Mayo brothers named to Health Care Hall of Fame". Minneapolis Business Journal. Retrieved 2009-02-16. 
  6. ^ "Diaz, McCallister named to Modern Healthcare’s '100 most powerful'". Business First. 2008-08-29. Retrieved 2008-08-29. 
  7. ^ "Modern Healthcare Names Steve Case Most Powerful Person in Healthcare". High Beam Research. Retrieved 2008-08-25.