Senate Finance Committee tackles Medicaid, Medicare policy to combat  opioid use disorder
Apr 19 | Susan Morse
Bipartisan bill is expected after questions are answered by April 26 ...
Improving interoperability is linked to an increase in patient record error rates
Apr 19 | Jeff Lagasse
The average expense of repeated medical care because of duplicate records costs a ...
Cognizant closes deal to acquire Bolder Healthcare Solutions, widens RCM solutions offerings
Apr 19 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The deal was first announced last month. Financial terms were not ...
HHS Secretary Alex Azar names former MDWise CEO James Parker to Health Reform post
Apr 19 | Susan Morse
Parker, who has 20 years of experience at Anthem, will address the cost and ...
Why the healthcare industry could face an ultimatum: Keep hiring or lower costs
Apr 19 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The healthcare industry has been a stalwart buoy to the economy, adding jobs steadily ...
Costly physician performance metrics have serious flaws, study finds
Apr 19 | Jeff Lagasse
Doctors have balked at the increasing burden of implementing metrics, which cost roughly $15.4 ...
CMS appeals Missouri ruling on Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments
Apr 18 | Susan Morse
The agency wants to overturn the court ruling against the agency's final rule ...
MGMA poll shows widespread satisfaction with medical practice culture, but not everyone is happy
Apr 18 | Beth Jones Sanborn
For those who expressed dissatisfaction, common sentiment was that ...
Hospitals are increasing their printing activity, resulting in a drain on revenue
Apr 18 | Jeff Lagasse
The average 1,500-bed hospital prints more than 8 million pages per month, adding ...