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 ...
AHIP asks HHS Secretary Alex Azar to stop diversion of dialysis patients to commercial plans
Apr 18 | Susan Morse
America's Health Insurance Plans is among organizations asking ...
UnitedHealth Group grows first quarter profits driven by Medicare Advantage
Apr 17 | Susan Morse
UnitedHealthcare expecting the 33 percent of seniors now in plans to grow to over 50 ...