Critical Access Hospital

Mt. Vernon, Texas
Mar 17, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Association finds 48 rural hospitals have closed since 2010, the majority in Southern states, and 283 others are in trouble.
Elderly hands close up
Mar 10, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Office of the Inspector General report said Medicare could have saved $4.1 billion between 2005 and 2010 if…
Geysir in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Mar 05, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Bill reduces funding for critical access hospitals treating uninsured patients from $5 million to $1 million.
DHHS building
Jan 22, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Medicare is giving bonuses to a majority of hospitals that it graded on quality, but many of those rewards will be wiped out by…
Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital
Jan 02, 2015 | Healthcare Finance Staff
The Kenedy, Texas-based Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital recently said it has secured $43.8 million in bonds to fund a new…
Anchorage, Alaska
Dec 30, 2014 | Healthcare Finance Staff
Wrangell Medical Center, a critical access hospital and long-term care facility, is on the edge of financial collapse,…
Handcuffs and stethoscope
Dec 23, 2014 | Anthony Brino
Between online marketplaces for Social Security numbers and data hijackings at Sony and critical access hospitals, catching and preventing…
Cleveland Clinic
Dec 19, 2014 | Kaiser Health News
In its toughest crackdown yet on medical errors, the federal government is cutting payments to 721 hospitals for…
Kevin Brady, R, TX
Dec 08, 2014 | Anthony Brino
Despite the many Medicare reform initiatives the ACA is sweeping in, Republican leaders in Congress say there are just…
Peach County Medical Center
Nov 21, 2014 | Anthony Brino
The U.S. Census Bureau and Office of Management and Budget changed their urban and rural classification in several dozen…