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As of Tuesday September 23, 2014

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CMS Forecasts 4% MA Premium Hike in 2015

Medicare Advantage health plans are slated for a modest premium hike next year, but uncertainty remains over the long-term prospects of the value-based insurance program.

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3 NC Health Systems Form Shared Services Organization

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, WakeMed Health & Hospitals, and Vidant Health have no geographic overlap and are not in competition with one another, but the deal should enable them to attain benefits of scale while retaining their independence.

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Slideshow: Healthcare Leaders Examine Patient Engagement

When it comes to administering care, healthcare leaders find it is difficult to get patients engaged in their own care. Four senior healthcare leaders discuss the difficulties of patient engagement, while outlining the steps their organizations are taking to improve in this area.

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Hospital Pharmacies Prep for Drug Takebacks

The American Society of Hospital Pharmacists pushed for and has been granted inclusion in a federal program beginning next month which allows the collection and disposal of discarded medications in a healthcare setting.

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Slideshow: Patient Experience Transformation—Engaged Patients, Measurable Standards

This HealthLeaders Media intelligence report identifies the top areas where healthcare leaders are investing their patient experience dollars and offers examples of changes instituted by Mountain States Health Alliance and the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

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