Risk Management

Counting savings
Sep 11, 2018 | Susan Morse
ACO MSSP generated savings of $1.84 billion from 2013 to 2015, nearly double the $954 million estimated by…
UnitedHealthcare sign.
Sep 10, 2018 | Susan Morse
Ruling throws out 2014 rule, leading to question of how CMS will determine whether it has overpaid an MA insurer.
Montana Health Co-Op
Sep 07, 2018 | Susan Morse
The insurer says it is owed $5 million in payments mandated under the Affordable Care Act.
Doctor viewing EHR image.
Aug 30, 2018 | Mike Miliard
Absent more rigorous federal regs, Pew Charitable Trusts, MedStar Health and AMA offer model test cases to help vendors…
Man going through a hospital safety checkpoint.
Aug 21, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Almost a quarter of healthcare security directors at hospitals think their facilities are…
CMS booth at HIMSS17.
Aug 20, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Funding is part of $250 million provided by the ACA for state rate review grants meant to improve…
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.
Aug 08, 2018 | Leontina Postelnicu
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust's charity CW+ is looking for startups or established companies with back…
Aug 06, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Communication, planning and the right technologies are key when wildfires and hurricanes strike large…
Uncompensated patient.
Aug 01, 2018 | Susan Morse
Consumers who rely on short-term plans for an extended period could face high medical bills when their…
Bad doc, nurse communications can be costly
Jul 31, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
One barrier to good communication is that the hospital hierarchy puts nurses at a power disadvantage, and many are…