The 5 lowest-value care services and what providers can do about them
Nov 28 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Expensive branded drugs, diagnostic testing and imaging for some patients prior to low-risk ...
62 Indiana hospitals named in $300 million fraud suit over EHR kickbacks(updated)
Nov 27 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Local report says lawsuit alleges the hospitals made false claims in order to snag ...
American Medical Association, other groups cut ties with Outcome Health amid controversy
Nov 20 | Beth Jones Sanborn
American Medical Association, the American Epilepsy Society and CancerCare ...
Medistar looks to position new medical tower next to Texas Medical Center
Nov 20 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The new tower house hospital, other services, will also be connected by a skybridge to a ...
AMA makes it official: Keep immigration ICE agents to stay out of hospitals
Nov 20 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Resolution 232, adopted this week by the AMA House of Delegates, argues for the legal ...
Colorado health systems show strong profitability, insurers add members
Nov 20 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Denver-area hospitals alone brought in a net income in 2016 of $1.3 billion, ACA helped boost ...
The benefits of bankruptcy? How one hospital found redemption in Chapter 11
Nov 16 | Beth Jones Sanborn
But navigating the process, especially for a hospital with limited resources, must be ...
AMA's new policies: Medicaid for Puerto Rico, paid leave for organ donors
Nov 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Group wants federal government to fully fund the Medicaid programs of Puerto Rico and ...
Providers need their EHRs for MACRA, but too bad they hate them
Nov 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
And that frustration could mean they fall short of payment incentive goals, SA Ignite says.