Community Benefit

The proton therapy center at Penn Medicine.
May 09, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
It now treats, on average, 40 proton therapy patients per day during a 12-hour shift, Mevion…
May 04, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Average family medical expenses declined by $811 for those in the nongroup market, according to Health…
May 03, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Medicaid patients were 20 percent more likely than privately insured patients to wait 20…
Apr 27, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
In two thirds of quality measures, men and women scored similarly; differences surfaced in…
Kalorama Retail Clinics 2017 report
Apr 21, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
Hospitals, doctors' practices, government, insurers, and healthcare IT companies could all be affected, Kalorama says.
Apr 20, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Largest increases were for medications to manage chronic conditions such as diabetes, and for…
Children's Hospital of Georgia in Augusta (Google Earth)
Apr 19, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Despite that, many Georgia hospitals continue to face a number financial challenges…
Children's Hospital Colorado in Aurora (Google Earth)
Apr 17, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Research measured antibiotic use hospital-wide and by unit before, during and after the…
NewYork-Presbyterian CMS accountable health
Apr 14, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
CMS initiative aims to boost outcomes, reduce cost and find innovative ways to deliver care to…
Apr 06, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A picket line is planned for the evening of April 12, but both parties haven't given up on reaching a deal.