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Nov 03, 2010 | Healthcare Finance Staff
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued a final rule that will implement key provisions in the Affordable Care Act to…
Nov 03, 2010 | Diana Manos
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has issued a final rule that calls for a 24.9 percent pay cut for physicians beginning…
Nov 02, 2010 | HIMSS Business Insider, John Casillas
During a recent exchange with sixteen national firms that offered a multi-stakeholder perspective, an interesting question surfaced: what is the…
Nov 02, 2010 | Chris Anderson
The Healthcare Performance Management Institute says recent research indicates insurers and benefits consultants are…
Oct 25, 2010 | Diana Manos
As the federal government moves forward with plans to encourage accountable care organizations, experts are warning that some ACOs could…
May 20, 2010 | Richard Pizzi
The recently enacted healthcare reform legislation and the recession are among the factors that will slow growth in the nursing…
May 05, 2010 | Chelsey Ledue
A study published in the May 2010 online issue of Health Affairs finds that large multi-specialty medical groups…
Apr 20, 2010 | Richard Pizzi
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services this week issued a hospital inpatient and long-term care prospective payment system…
Mar 18, 2010 | Richard Pizzi
The number of licensed registered nurses in the United States grew to a new high of 3.1 million between 2004 and 2008, according to…
Mar 15, 2010 | Chelsey Ledue
Without significant reform to the healthcare system, the number of uninsured Americans could grow by 10 million in five years,…

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