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Acute Care

Busy hospital corridor
Mar 30, 2015 | Susan Morse
Much of the turnaround can be attributed to expanded insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, and to a lesser extent, an improved…
Generic pills
Mar 27, 2015 | Chuck Green
Finance staff needs to understand options to save major costs with unbranded medications.
Sacred Heart Hospital in Chicago
Mar 26, 2015 | Susan Morse
The CEO, CFO and COO paid hundreds of thousands in illegal kickbacks to funnel referrals to the cash-starved and…
US Capitol Building
Mar 24, 2015 | Susan Morse
Bill calls for stiffer fines for tax delinquent Medicare service providers, keeping reimbursement for acute…
Emergency room sign
Mar 23, 2015 | Anthony Brino
The deal comes five years after Humana spent $790 million to buy Concentra, a network of 300 urgent care and physical…
Mar 18, 2015 | Susan Morse
However, the 2016 presidential election and potential legislative changes could shift the regulatory landscape and affect certain…
Mar 18, 2015 | Susan Morse
The audit, for years 2011 and 2012, covered $48 million in Medicare payments to the hospital for 7,506 claims…
Healthcare medicare increase
Mar 18, 2015 | Debra A. McCurdy
In its annual recommendations to Congress on Medicare policies, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission recommends a 3.25 percent update to…
Photo of CMS office in Washington, D.C.
Mar 18, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Changing the bids could take as long as two years.
Senate side of the US capitol building
Jan 23, 2015 | Susan Morse
Senate Republicans on Thursday introduced a bill to repeal the provision of the Affordable Care Act that mandates individuals to get health…

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