Population Health

Jul 17, 2015 | Healthcare Finance Staff
In the Pacific Northwest, a new kind of health system, "with insurance built in," is trying to validate…
Welcome to NJ sign wikipedia
Jul 15, 2015 | Anthony Brino
The deal brings together 11 hospitals, 30,000 employees and 9,000 physicians.
Doctor face off
Jul 13, 2015 | Susan Morse
Once bitter rivals, healthcare providers in same markets are finding it's better to keep their enemies close, sharing services,…
heart surgery
Jul 09, 2015 | Anthony Brino
The Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services is calling on doctors, hospitals and health professionals to participate in a new aspect of the…
birth control pills
Jul 08, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
The study, in the July issue of the policy journal Health Affairs, found that the average birth control pill user saved $255 in the year after…
Medical doctor comforting senior patient
Jul 07, 2015 | Henry Powderly
CMS plans to cut payment for 60-day care episodes by nearly $81, or 1.72 percent. The agency said the proposed rule would save…
doctor discussing mamogram x-rays with patient
Jul 02, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Gynecologists ordered fewer preventive services for women who were insured by Medicaid than for those with…
Jun 26, 2015 | Anthony Brino
Presbyterian Healthcare Services, an integrated delivery system with eight hospitals, 700 physicians,…
Jun 24, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Some employers say a proposed rule could force them to cut the size of wellness programs’ financial incentives or penalties.
Vast Los Angeles, where more than 2 million Californians are enrolled in Medicaid.
Jun 23, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
A scathing state audit shows that California is failing to make sure Medicaid managed care plans deliver their promises to…