Community Benefit

Medicaid expansion boosts employment for disabled
Jul 23, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The trend has broad policy implications as many states consider work requirements for Medicaid eligibility.
Aetna VP: Time to ask consumers what they want
Jul 20, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
New research shows that consumers want increased flexibility in their access to healthcare, and they…
What NC rural hospitals struggles say about U.S.
Jul 17, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
There is a confluence of factors leading to widespread closure of rural hospitals, including demographics, government…
TN hospitals generate $18B for state economy
Jul 16, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
New data from states including Tennessee and Connecticut highlight the importance of helping sustain community well being.
HHS using DNA to reunite migrant children with parents
Jul 05, 2018 | Susan Morse
Of the 3,000 total children separated from their parents 100 are under the age of 5 and must be reunited by…
Rural hospitals struggle with revenue, study finds
Jul 05, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Nearly half are operating with negative margins, according to new research, which says a high rate of uninsured patients is among…
Montefiore hits 300% ROI with social determinants of health
Jul 05, 2018 | Susan Morse
The New York City health system created a program focusing on housing homeless…
How tech will change healthcare real estate
Jul 02, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Hospitals will have to adapt to these changing technologies to stay competitive in their respective markets.
Racial disparities exist for opioid abuse treatment
Jun 27, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
The findings suggest that work is needed to address racial and ethnic disparities that developed as…
Two rural Arizona Hospitals shut their doors
Jun 18, 2018 | Jeff Lagasse
Rural hospitals have been closing their doors at a record clip in recent years, losing revenue…