Acute Care

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…
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Mar 18, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Changing the bids could take as long as two years.
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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…
Providence Health
Jan 22, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Providence Health in the northwest and Novant Health in the southeast are pushing population health, high technology and other options that are…
Congress building
Jan 21, 2015 | Susan Morse
Program costs more than $140 billion, leaders say, but temporary 'doc fix' keeps physicians from serious reimbursement…
raining money
Jan 20, 2015 | Kurt Ullman
New payment models and technology in healthcare are bringing big changes to the hospital controller job as "following the…
busy doctors
Jan 20, 2015 | Henry Powderly
The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission has recommended a 3.5 percent increase in the rates paid for inpatient…
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Jan 19, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Health system will cut its workforce of 90,500 by 1.7 percent amid some hefty losses incurred in the expansion.