Anthem rescinds evaluation and management reimbursement policy to cut payments
Feb 23 | Susan Morse
The company had planned to reduce by 25 percent payments for evaluation and management ...
Sleep apnea and hospital readmissions: CPAP adherence matters
Feb 23 | Jeff Lagasse
Non-adherent patients are three times more likely to be readmitted to the hospital within 30 days.
Updated HHS budget cuts $11.5 billion in risk corridor payments
Feb 23 | Susan Morse
Insurers have sued over the lack of payments that were part of Affordable Care Act measures to make ...
Former UPMC health plan exec slapped with two-year federal prison sentence for embezzlement
Feb 23 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Ronald Locy put his wife and nanny on the UPMC payroll even though ...
Why rural hospitals should start operating more like a medical clinic to survive
Feb 23 | Jeff Lagasse
The model for healthcare delivery is changing, and if rural hospitals don't ...
Moody's warns hospitals to beware of payer growth strategies on margins, bargaining power
Feb 23 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Hospitals could be staring down bigger competition, declining volume ...
3M, Verily, to unveil performance matrix at HIMSS18
Feb 23 | Susan Morse
Demonstrations will show how the marriage of clinical and claims data in risk-adjusted algorithms can improve ...
Trump's economic report knocks meaningful use, ACA
Feb 22 | Bernie Monegain
The administration said the burden these programs put on doctors and hospitals has led to consolidation, ...
Lay-health workers reduce readmission rates in new study
Feb 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Readmissions cost the healthcare system an estimated $17 billion annually and the majority are avoidable.