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October 31, 2014
Aetna Cuts 4 New Accountable Care Deals
Nurses to hold Ebola protests in 13 states
Ending Obamacare subsidies: Risks vs. rewards debated
Insurers have big plans for 2015 Obamacare enrollment
How Obamacare went south in MS
Less than half of doctors in insurance directories may be available
October 30, 2014
Abington Health, Jefferson Health Plan '100% Equal' Merger
Healthcare overhaul doubts ease for insurers
New healthcare payment model lowering costs
NJ legislators seek to solve out-of-network billing problem
Epic Systems makes strategic next moves for expansion
CA's Prop 45 would offer public a say on health insurance rates
Honeywell facing lawsuit over health tests
October 29, 2014
Ballot Initiative Pits Providers Against Payers in SD
HCA to Acquire CareNow Urgent Care Centers
Insider-trading probe focuses on Medicare agency
Medicare plan fights FL order
NY transparency study spooks hospitals and insurers
Growth brings new medical options to The Woodlands (TX)
October 28, 2014
Federal Appeals Court Mulls Observation Status
'Leadership Gap' Threatens MU Momentum, Says AMA
Is the Affordable Care Act working?
Some doctors wary of taking insurance exchange patients
Hospitals furious at cancer-drug price hikes
Health insurance agencies hiring for Obamacare changes
Study: Emails between patients, physicians tripled over 10 years
October 27, 2014
As insurers try to limit costs, providers hit patients with more separate fees
Insurers' consumer data isn't ready for enrollees
Opinion: Reality check—There's no easy way to put a lid on healthcare costs
Salesforce to make big push into healthcare industry
You've heard of Now meet
October 24, 2014
HHS chief rallies docs to boost Obamacare enrollment
Knowing prices tied to lower healthcare spending
Report: Taxpayer data on Obamacare state exchanges at risk
October 23, 2014
As virus spreads, insurers exclude Ebola from new policies
New for 2015: Obamacare insurers' opt-out clause
CA Prop. 46 pits doctors against lawyers
Colorado Springs Health Partners gets new owner; patients unlikely to see changes
Opinion: Shellshock & why EHRs need updating
October 22, 2014
Defensive Medicine Still Prevalent Despite Tort Reform
Medical costs up to 20% higher with hospital-owned physician groups
More insurers put spending limits on medical treatments
MA makes the biggest push yet to make healthcare prices public
October 21, 2014
House Calls Key to Pioneer ACO Success
Poll: Most doctors give Obamacare low grades
Documents show $415 million funding gap between state, federal health insurance expectations
Opinion: Why health insurance companies are doomed
New doctors site rates for experience, quality
October 20, 2014
How Top-Ranked MA Plans Earn Their Stars
Medicare patients pay more for rural hospital services
Open enrollment puts varied impact of healthcare law back in focus
Topeka hospitals look to partnerships to reduce supply costs
Unable to meet the deductible or the doctor
October 17, 2014
CMS Offers Some ACOs $114M for 'Upfront' Costs
WellPoint Dominates Nearly Half of Markets, AMA Says
For hospitals and clinics: Insurance to protect against losses from Ebola
AHA defends Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital
Poll: Many unaware how Ebola is spread
Administration signals doubts about calculator permitting plans without hospital benefits
CMS' new investment model will help ACOs with health IT
October 16, 2014
Providers Ask HHS to Address EHR Interoperability Barriers
Can Dallas hospital recover from Ebola transmissions?
Study: Don't expect big healthcare savings from medical malpractice reform
The unexpected costs of medicare
If you like your insurance, can you keep it this time around?
October 15, 2014
The Drug Price Reform Debate
Solutions to Healthcare's 'Obvious Corruption' Visible
How the new stacks up with the old
Opinion: Busting the myth of uncontrollable healthcare costs
Stolen medical data is now a hot commodity
October 14, 2014
16 Medicare Advantage Plans Earn 5-Star Ratings
Daughters of Charity and post-Obamacare Silicon Valley: More healthcare turmoil ahead?
Many ways to check up on your hospital
October 13, 2014
U.S. finds many failures in Medicare health plans
NM hospital sued over data breach
Small hospitals face big challenges
McLaren still battling to build new hospital in MI
Opinion: Spiritual counseling to keep hospital bills lower
Google testing telemedicine service
October 10, 2014
Non-Profit Health Plans Want Tax-Status Disclosure on HIX hit by minor glitch and functionality questions
No increase in Medicare Part B premiums
Medicaid, often criticized, is popular with its customers
Hidden costs for 'fully covered' care can slam patients' wallets
The CDC is carefully controlling Ebola fears
Fake Ebola patients help hospitals prepare for next case
October 9, 2014 likely ready for record-breaking traffic
Many Medicare outpatients pay more at rural hospitals, federal report says
MA becomes first state to require price tags for healthcare
Private company takes over MO emergency department
October 8, 2014
Observation Status Sparks Legal Firestorm
Testing of to be kept confidential
Walmart to end health insurance coverage for some part-time workers
CMS to extend Meaningful Use hardship exemption deadline
'Instagram for doctors' to be launched in Europe
October 7, 2014
Toward Health Information Exchange
UPMC to co-manage cancer hospital in Lithuania
LifePoint to Enter Wisconsin Market
Obamacare enrollment: Second year an even tougher challenge
Health plan cancellations are coming, but for relatively rew
Healthcare big data debate: Public good vs. privacy
October 6, 2014
Teaching Hospitals' Conflict-of-Interest Policies Fall Short, Students Say
Following evangelicals, traditional Catholics create a health insurance alternative
Facebook plots first steps into healthcare
Opinion: Ads for healthcare services do little good
October 3, 2014
Doctor dons Ebola protection suit to protest CDC
What Obamacare needs to do in year two
Proton center closure doesn't slow new construction
Hospitals step up apology process around medical errors
10 Best Practices to Improve Medical Debt Collection
Debt Collection Becoming More Necessary for Physicians
October 2, 2014
Analysis: Government's new doctor payments website worthy of a recall marks a year, with plenty left to do
HHS is hiding health insurance rate hikes, former official charges
Eliminate the waiting room
October 1, 2014
Open Payments Site Launches to User Complaints
Our first dive into the new open payments system
Obamacare power moves to states
25 years of health IT: Highs & lows
NJ Supreme Court ruling protects confidentiality of hospital's investigation in medical malpractice case
Private health insurance exchanges poised for 'hypergrowth'