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Sep 19, 2014 | Healthcare Finance Staff
With uncertainty in Medicare's accountable care program, some hospital systems are scrambling for long-term options and may give insurers a…
Sep 18, 2014 | Anthony Brino
For those that are struggling -- and even those that aren't -- a new exit strategy idea is being floated: launching a Medicare Advantage plan.
Jun 14, 2014 | Richard Pizzi
Strong executive leadership is indispensable to the effective, and efficient, functioning of a hospital business office. To that end, finance executives…
May 21, 2014 | Susan Jaffe
Medicare may be overpaying hospitals an estimated $5 billion as a result of the 18-month moratorium on enforcing the…
Nov 22, 2013 | Russ Banham
To be successful, a hospital must acquire physician practices able to work in a world that is essentially foreign to…
Nov 01, 2013 | Mary Mosquera
Community Health Systems reported a sharp drop in earnings for the third quarter and lowered its full-year earnings outlook on the challenging environment for…
Sep 05, 2013 | Shreyasi Deb
Last month, the Institute of Medicine published a much-awaited report which recommends that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid…
Jun 19, 2013 | Mary Mosquera
Patients are responsible for nearly one-quarter of their medical bill on average through the cost of co-pays, deductibles and co-insurance, according to…
Mar 05, 2013 | Mike Miliard
In an education session Monday at HIMSS13 titled "How Hospitals Improve Their Bottom Line and Improve…
Feb 08, 2013 | Mary Mosquera
President Barack Obama re-nominated Marilyn Tavenner on Thursday to be permanent administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.…

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