Community Benefit

Rural, academic partnerships lead to revenue boost
Oct 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Partnerships brought in surgeons, helped keep revenue in house by cutting…
Oct 18, 2017 | 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, 2017 | 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, 2017 | 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, 2017 | 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, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
The large facility replicates a hospital in order to give practical training to medical students.
Aug 23, 2017 | Susan Morse
The money is going to programs to improve health through telemedicine, at home…
Jul 05, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Rural populations suffer from numerous health disparities and poorer outcomes than those in urban…
Jun 07, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
There have been few payment reform proposals that get at the heart of the problem, the…
Jun 07, 2017 | Kaiser Health News
In some cases, insurers interrupt treatments that are already underway. In others, they deny it at the outset.