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Oct 27, 2011 | Chris Anderson
On Monday, Cigna announced it had reached an agreement to purchase Tennessee-based HealthSpring for $3.8 billion in cash, a deal aimed at jumpstarting…
Oct 03, 2011 | Mary Mosquera
Commercial plans paid $2.1 million and Medicaid paid $900,000 toward state's Multi-Payer PCMH Program's first biannual…
Sep 13, 2011 | Rene Letourneau
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) with several key initial partners launched Million Hearts, an…
Jul 27, 2011 | Chris Anderson
Highmark's efforts to acquire struggling hospital operator West Penn Allegheny Health System has brought into sharp focus…
Jul 20, 2011 | Chris Anderson
Highmark, Pennsylvania's largest health insurer, filed a lawsuit last week against hospital and provider network UPMC alleging it…
Jun 21, 2011 | Healthcare Finance Staff
The average medical claims error rate in 2010 climbed to 19.3 percent, a two percent increase from the previous year,…
May 27, 2011 | Bernie Monegain
An annual review of the nation's health insurers by athenahealth and Physicians Practices has placed Hartford, Conn.-based Aetna…
Apr 13, 2011 | Chris Anderson, Richard Pizzi
Accountable care organizations may be the future of the healthcare delivery system, but disagreement exists about the economic impact on providers.
Mar 24, 2011 | Chris Anderson
A release of preliminary results by CIGNA from two accountable care pilot projects shows both are achieving lowered growth in…
Mar 07, 2011 | Diana Manos
The Department of Health and Human Services' Office of the Inspector General wants the federal government to look more closely at the use of Medicare…

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