Dignity Health union workers get new 5-year contract
Mar 19 | Beth Jones Sanborn
After talk of protests and fears over pending mega-merger with Catholic Health Initiatives, new…
Mar 19 | Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News
In the four years since Maryland implemented a statewide system of pushing hospitals to lower admissions, such savings…
AHIP: MACPAC recommendations needed for managed Medicaid
Mar 16 | Susan Morse
MACPAC also wants more guidance on the implementation of telehealth and weighs in on DSH payments.
Cybersecurity strategy critical to protecting revenue
Mar 16 | Jeff Lagasse
In the age of consumerism, how you react to a breach, relay information to patients, and interact with people can mean…
Dana-Farber reports operating loss
Mar 15 | Susan Morse
Administrative and plant costs accounted for 8.4% of the 10.5% rise in expenses.
Hospitals acquired 5K physician practices in a year
Mar 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Since hospital-employed doctors tend to perform services in an outpatient setting, the trend increases costs for Medicare and…
Mar 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Combined system would include Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, various affiliates,…
Mar 15 | Susan Morse
Online retail giant's reach into the Medicaid market to take on Walmart among lower income customers could…
Former GSK chief takes CEO post at Optum
Mar 13 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Current Optum CEO Larry Renfro will take over at the company's investment arm Optum Ventures.
Aetna, Change Healthcare partner on bill pay system
Mar 13 | Susan Morse
Aetna Pay has shown results of close to $10 million in payments in three months by delivering an adjudicated…