HHS ups timeline for value-based switch, wants 50 percent in ACOs by 2018
Jan 26, 2015 | Susan Morse
HHS said it wants 30 percent of payments for traditional Medicare benefits tied to ...
Catalyst, UnitedHealth form Accountable Care Organization
Jan 23, 2015 | Susan Morse
The organizations said they plan to shift from a fee-for-service healthcare system to one that is ...
Senate GOP floats bill to end individual mandate
Jan 23, 2015 | Susan Morse
Senate Republicans on Thursday introduced a bill to repeal the provision of the Affordable Care Act that mandates ...
Arkansas Governor to extend private option Medicaid expansion
Jan 22, 2015 | Susan Morse
Republican asked the state Legislature to continue the private option for Medicaid through the end of ...
Congress kicks off meeting to reform Sustainable Growth Rate
Jan 21, 2015 | Susan Morse
Program costs more than $140 billion, leaders say, but temporary 'doc fix' keeps physicians ...
10 crucial investments for nonprofit healthcare providers: Consultant
Jan 21, 2015 | Susan Morse
While the sector is struggling, one expert offers these financial tips for enhancing investment ...
Healthcare providers must adapt to changes, experts warn on AHA panel
Jan 21, 2015 | Susan Morse
Consumer-focused patients are changing everything about how they receive care, and to ignore ...
Revenue cycle outsourcing to surge in next 5 years, report says
Jan 20, 2015 | Susan Morse
Providers are increasingly outsourcing to ensure maximum collections amid changing payment models.
Patient medical record fees violating HIPAA standard, advocates say
Jan 19, 2015 | Susan Morse
Advocates are grilling healthcare providers over the prices they charge patients for electronic ...
New England Baptist Hospital to move century-old campus
Jan 19, 2015 | Susan Morse
Relocation is expected to take as long as a decade