Hospitals acquired 5,000 physician practices in a single year
Mar 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Since hospital-employed doctors tend to perform services in an outpatient setting, the trend increases ...
Cleveland Clinic executive joins Inova Health as CEO
Mar 15 | Bernie Monegain
J. Stephen Jones succeeds CEO J. Knox Singleton who held the position for 35 years.
Centene invests in pharmacy benefit manager RxAdvance
Mar 15 | Susan Morse
Numerous insurers see drug and administrative savings in joining forces with PBMs; Last week, Cigna announced ...
Proposed mega-merger of CareGroup, Lahey Health gets greenlight from Massachusetts Health Department
Mar 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Combined system would include Beth Israel Deaconess Medical ...
Amazon made another bold move into healthcare that went relatively unnoticed
Mar 15 | Susan Morse
Online retail giant's reach into the Medicaid market to take on Walmart among lower ...
House committee probing CMS, Joint Commission over accreditation process
Mar 14 | Jeff Lagasse
At issue are discrepancies between state survey agencies and CMS-approved accrediting ...
AHIP names Matt Eyles CEO to replace Marilyn Tavenner
Mar 14 | Susan Morse
Eyles, who has led policy and regulatory affairs for the health insurance advocacy organization, will takeover ...
HIMSS18 revenue cycle recap: Patient-centric approach takes communication, flexibility and motivated staff
Mar 14 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A new philosophy is emerging around the hospital revenue ...
Medical malpractice: Doctors and nurse practitioners face surprisingly similar risks
Mar 13 | Jeff Lagasse
Allegations in medical malpractice claims against nurse practitioners don't ...