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Community Benefit

Dec 06, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Centers' ability to provide care to underserved patients will be seriously compromised if the $3.6 billion…
Nov 21, 2017 | Laura Lovett
UnitedHealthcare members who participate in the insurer's UnitedHealthcare Motion employee wellness…
Nov 20, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Resolution 232, adopted this week by the AMA House of Delegates, argues for the legal designation of healthcare…
Nov 17, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Testing certain individuals instead of the patient population for diseases such as tuberculosis and…
AMA adopts 4 policies to improve public health
Nov 15, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Group wants federal government to fully fund the Medicaid programs of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands,…
Nov 10, 2017 | Jeff Lagasse
Older adults with delirium have longer hospital stays, higher care costs, and increased rates of death and…
Rural, academic partnerships lead to revenue boost
Oct 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Partnerships brought in surgeons, helped keep revenue in house by cutting…
Oct 18, 2017 | Pauline Bartolone, Kaiser Health News
Hospitals put $75 to $100 million into housing projects to limit unnecessary ER visits and reduce wasteful health care spending…
Oct 13, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A New York hospital volunteer team is heading to Puerto Rico to treat patients while Sutter Health donates to…
Report: Tax-exempt hospitals spend $67.4 billion in community benefit
Oct 12, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Of the $67.4 billion in community benefits, $34.7 billion was comprised of…

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