Hospital systems share resources, save millions

Hospital systems share resources, save millions

A regional collaborative between two large healthcare systems in Florida is showing early signs of success with both organizations leveraging their joint buying power, saving millions while providing better patient care, according to an article in The American Journal of Accountable Care.

University of Florida and Shands Teaching Hospital in Gainesville partnered with Orlando Health in 2010 to provide access of care to more than three million residents in Florida.

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