By Healthcare Practice Leaders | October 25, 2018

The Genome of the IPO – A Checklist

A proper IPO requires significant focus, time and resource investment to support a successful long-term strategy. To thrive in the everchanging healthcare and life sciences ecosystems, an organization must develop a thoughtful approach that weighs considerations to help gauge an organization’s readiness, ahead of an IPO.


By Steven Shill | August 22, 2018

Telemedicine Adoption in Elder Care: The Regional Divide

As advancements in tech and expanded CMS reimbursement of telemedicine quicken elder care’s move from hospital to home, the Northeast and the West find themselves at differing levels of home health investment. But the regional divide isn’t what it seems.


By Healthcare Practice Leaders | August 07, 2018

Telemedicine Expansion Warrants Greater Controls to Ensure HIPAA Compliance

As telemedicine reaches its tipping point, healthcare organizations need to apply adequate security controls to enable HIPAA compliance. We outline the NIST SP 800-66 r1 and NIST 800-53 r4 publications, which contain a comprehensive set of controls that healthcare entities can...


By Healthcare Practice Leaders | July 11, 2018

Why More Seniors Will Start Spending Their Final Days at Home

In response to the growth of the aging population, healthcare providers are planning to focus near-term investment in home health care and models that support it. For these innovative models to be successful, patients and their providers will need to speak openly about what...


By Healthcare Practice Leaders | July 10, 2018

Podcast: Money-based Guarantee – The Next Drug Pricing Model?

In the fourth episode of BDO’s Healthcare Rx Podcast, BDO’s Dr. David Friend talks about developing models and measurements for value-based care as a method to lower drug prices. Joining him are Ann Kraft, executive director of Purdue Pharma; and Dr. Steven Small, professor of...


By Healthcare Practice Leaders | July 03, 2018

Elder Care Independence: Where Provider & Investor Outlooks Align

If you want to understand the future of elder care, follow the money. Our latest blog analyzes recent CBRE survey and deal-making data to understand where investors are placing their bets.


By Healthcare Practice Leaders | June 28, 2018

Negative Side Effects of Tax Reform for Life Sciences

The tax benefits of orphan drugs, R&D expenses and employee fringe benefits lose weight under the new tax law. How will tax implications impact your organizational strategies?