Community Benefit

Nov 17 | Jeff Lagasse
Testing certain individuals instead of the patient population for diseases such as tuberculosis and…
AMA adopts 4 policies to improve public health
Nov 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Group wants federal government to fully fund the Medicaid programs of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands,…
Nov 10 | Jeff Lagasse
Older adults with delirium have longer hospital stays, higher care costs, and increased rates of death and…
Rural, academic partnerships lead to revenue boost
Oct 26 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Partnerships brought in surgeons, helped keep revenue in house by cutting…
Oct 18 | Pauline Bartolone, Kaiser Health News
Hospitals put $75 to $100 million into housing projects to limit unnecessary ER visits and reduce wasteful health care spending…
Oct 13 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A New York hospital volunteer team is heading to Puerto Rico to treat patients while Sutter Health donates to…
Report: Tax-exempt hospitals spend $67.4 billion in community benefit
Oct 12 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Of the $67.4 billion in community benefits, $34.7 billion was comprised of…
Kaiser pledges $1M for Puerto Rico relief
Sep 29 | Beth Jones Sanborn
California healthcare giant made identical pledge to International Medical Corps to help Mexico's earthquake recovery.
New simulation hospital opening in Miami
Sep 26 | Jeff Lagasse
The large facility replicates a hospital in order to give practical training to medical students.
Aug 23 | Susan Morse
The money is going to programs to improve health through telemedicine, at home…