Acute Care

Linda Burt and Katrina Belt
Apr 28, 2015 | Susan Morse
Linda Burt of Nebraska Methodist and Katrina Belt of Baptist Health say analytics gives them the data to reshape their…
Department of Health and Human Services
Apr 24, 2015 | Henry Powderly
Proposal also means 19 hospitals now listed as rural would be converted to urban, losing their 14.9 percent payment…
Apr 20, 2015 | Susan Morse
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said it expects to include further discussion of the issue in the 2016…
Apr 17, 2015 | Susan Morse
New law reinforces the need for hospitals and health systems to establish strategic ties with physicians,…
Medical examination room
Apr 10, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Recent purchase of MedExpress gives major boost to insurer's business for walk-in, low-acuity treatments and well as health and…
Merger handshake
Apr 06, 2015 | Susan Morse
Ventas, a Chicago-based healthcare real estate investment trust, is set to acquire Ardent Medical Services and its Ardent Health…
Photo of Phoebe Putney North in Albany, Georgia
Apr 03, 2015 | Anthony Brino
The agency had argued that the $195 million takeover violated federal antitrust laws and greatly reduced healthcare…
Apr 01, 2015 | Healthcare Finance Staff
Can Anthem, the insurance giant famous for the for-profit Blues, "reconceive Medicaid as a care-delivery model rather…
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.