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Kirk Douglas buys Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles a $2.3 million robot
Mar 27 | Healthcare Finance Staff
The gift will cover the cost for a da Vinci robot, the hospital announced, which helps ...
Generic drugs complicating hospital pharmaceutical spending
Mar 27 | Chuck Green
Finance staff needs to understand options to save major costs with unbranded medications.
Senate won't vote on SGR fix until after its recess
Mar 27 | Susan Morse
After holding an overnight vote-a-rama session well into Friday morning, the U.S. Senate decided to delay ...
Fitch gives Tenet 'Negative' credit outlook over United Surgical Partners deal
Mar 26 | Henry Powderly
Fitch also raised concerns about the deal coming at a time when Tenet is ...
Cancer hospital payments too high, Government Accountability Office report says
Mar 26 | Anthony Brino
Outpatient payments for cancer hospitals also were 37 percent higher than teaching ...
Top executives from shuttered Sacred Heart Hospital guilty in kickback case
Mar 26 | Susan Morse
The CEO, CFO and COO paid hundreds of thousands in illegal kickbacks to funnel referrals ...
House passes SGR repeal in bipartisan 392-37 vote, bill heads to Senate
Mar 26 | Susan Morse
Thursday's vote came after a two-hour debate Thursday morning, with 212 Republicans and ...
Supply company owners sentenced in separate Medicare frauds
Mar 26 | Susan Morse
Former owners of California medical device companies of submitted fraudulent claims to Medicare for power ...
High deductibles have pricey consequences
Mar 26 | Kaiser Health News
If people choose not to have important preventive care and end up needing an expensive hospital stay years later as a ...
SGR bill would add $141 billion to deficit, Congressional Budget Office says
Mar 25 | Susan Morse
Cost of repealing Medicare's sustainable growth rate would add $145 billion in ...

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