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November 26, 2014
Insurers' listings of in-network doctors often out of date
How the ACA is redefining health insurance coverage
Costs of responding to Ebola adding up
How to navigate big data in healthcare
RWJ Hamilton CEO: Hospitals must adapt in order to remain successful
Opinion: What healthcare can learn from CHS data breach
November 25, 2014
Transforming Decision Support and Reporting
Slideshow: Healthcare Executives Eye Efficiency
Burwell wants more Obamacare transparency
High court will uphold Obamacare subsidies
HHS formally moves to close loophole allowing plans without hospital benefits
GAO urges study of how hospitals report some fees
The next Ebola? Health officials try to prepare for future outbreaks
Upfront costs of going digital overwhelm some doctors
Radiologists are reducing the pain of uncertainty
Africa inspires a healthcare experiment in NY
November 24, 2014
CMS Mulls Income-Adjusting MA Stars
Aligning Executive Compensation with Provider Mission
Healthcare M&A leads global deal surge
Change in healthcare law would take aim at consumer inertia
House GOP finally files lawsuit against Obama over healthcare law
Cat got your tongue, Healthcare.gov? Obamacare's secrets
Teamwork: TX program benefits hospitals, patients and students
How to arrive at the best health policies
We must protect vital '340B' drug discounts for safety net hospitals
November 21, 2014
Former NQF Co-Chair Linked to Conflicts of Interest in Journal Probe
Providers' Push to Consolidate Roils Payers
Obama Administration boosted Obamacare numbers with dental plans
US states get more, spend more on Medicaid under Obamacare
Health insurance costs have nowhere to go but up
The way we pay for healthcare is broken. A CEO describes how
Healthcare costs: It's time for patients to take control
Blue Cross objects to hospital transparency data dump
A life-saving alternative to open heart surgery
That medical test costs $50, or is it $500?
November 20, 2014
Medicare Cost, Quality Data Tools Weak, Says GAO
Slideshow: Reforming Executive Compensation to Accelerate Change
HHS releasing few stats from Healthcare.gov
Medicare, Medicaid get 'big data' chief
How much did health insurance rates go up? It's complicated
High volume slows Maryland's health exchange website
The next step for Partners HealthCare
Emdeon to buy Change Healthcare for $135 million
KS hospital at risk of losing Medicare payments
Opinion: How medical care is being corrupted
November 19, 2014
AMA Pushes Lame Duck Congress for SGR Repeal
Quality in Ambulatory Surgical Settings Gets a Closer Look
GAO: Government fails to provide adequate data on Medicare provider cost and quality
States seek immunity from SCOTUS ruling on health subsidies
Hospitals improvise Ebola defenses, at a cost
CA regulator knocks Anthem, Blue Shield on Obamacare networks
AG seeks to negotiate over MA hospital closure
9 healthcare innovations driven by open data
Doctor shortage looming? Maybe not
Doctors with borders: How the US shuts out foreign physicians
November 18, 2014
HealthCare.gov gets steady traffic, hits bump
Americans don't like Obamacare, even if enrollees do
Obamacare: 5 things to know about the law's future
More ACA plans likely to exclude major hospitals in the future
November 17, 2014
Health Plans Braced for Open Enrollment
Some new frustrations as health exchange opens
States working to fix hobbled healthcare websites
Health plans lead to more hospital pre-pays
Few TX hospitals lose funding after 'immediate jeopardy'
IA hospitals seeing fewer uninsured patients
November 14, 2014
Population Health Challenges HIT, Quality Leaders
TJC Announces 11% Increase in Top Performers
Family of Dallas Ebola victim settles with hospital that treated him
First look at health insurance rates for next year is encouraging
HHS promotes Healthcare.gov's cyber defenses
The selling of Obamacare 2.0
Faculty shortage puts nursing field in critical condition
FL healthcare exec sentenced to prison for $7 million Medicare fraud
The insidious new ways Big Pharma is manipulating doctors' drug choices
Will Healthcare.gov work when open enrollment begins?
November 13, 2014
AMA Calls for Coverage Expansion, SGR Repeal
Obamacare reboot a test for Burwell
Hospitals are finally starting to put real-time data to use
Here's what might happen if SCOTUS rules against Obamacare
Red state ID launches its own Obamacare exchange
Maryland health exchange ready for signups, official says
Blue Cross (NE) OKs 5 hospitals despite contract fight
Dallas hospital escapes lawsuit over Ebola treatment
Rural hospitals in critical condition
WellPoint email glitch puts personal info in the subject line
November 12, 2014
Saline Compounding a Poor Option for Hospitals
End to Global Payments a 'Nightmare,' Surgeons Say
States race to improve health insurance exchanges
Health insurance premiums to fluctuate under Obamacare
Hospital CEO contends with Medicaid conundrum
Doctors cash in on drug tests for seniors, and Medicare pays the bill
Medicare poised to cover CT scans to screen for lung cancer
Catholic bishops weigh tightening rules for healthcare partnerships
Bert Fish Medical Center chooses FL hospital
Opinion: Could hospitals be an engine of economic development?
WellCare questions Medicare Advantage ratings
November 11, 2014
Price Transparency Embraced in Massachusetts
US releases low 2015 Obamacare enrollment forecast
Burwell predicts Obamacare will win at the Supreme Court
HHS: Expect glitches on Healthcare.gov
Confused by the ACA's 'narrow networks?' Physicians are too.
Shortage of Medicaid doctors? Not if you ask patients
The new Healthcare.gov isn't perfect, but it's better
November 10, 2014
Highmark Dreams of Growth Beyond Insurance
Steward Announces Medical Center Closure; AG to Investigate
Partners pays a price after bid for South Shore Hospital
The Supreme Court is one step closer to torpedoing Obamacare
Growing number of nurses being abused inside hospitals
Consumers now able to window-shop for insurance on Healthcare.gov
Obamacare's early impact on CA hospital earnings
Fairmont (MN) hospital struggles after Mayo takeover
WV hospital purchase debated
Opinion: 5 examples of great healthcare management
November 7, 2014
Telehealth Gets More Coverage from CMS
Lung Biopsy Value, Costs Questioned
Voters Opt for Higher Wages, Safety Net Funding
All eyes on Healthcare.gov chief as new enrollment season nears
TX Ebola fears recede
How much is that MRI, really? MA shines a light
Flu season may bring rise in ER visits over Ebola fears
WellCare faces whistleblower case over denying payment for hospital stays
Four NYC hospitals to receive $1.6 billion for storm improvements
Opinion: Hospitals earn the tax benefits they receive
November 6, 2014
Massachusetts AG Defends Partners M&A Deal
Two-Midnight, Pioneer ACO Rules Targeted by OIG
Obama: Some lines can't be crossed on healthcare
New Ebola funding request would dwarf previous commitment
What a Republican Senate means for Obamacare
FDA: Some Ebola patients should get placebo in drug tests
Like it or not, Obamacare's juicing health stocks
Medicaid expansion hopes dashed
Health insurance deadline prompts marketing blitz to drum up business
Opinion: Healthcare entrepreneurs—What's your 50+ strategy?
What about lousy hospitals?
November 5, 2014
Slideshow: Healthcare Leaders Explore Emergency Department Solutions
Hospitals Seek Cost Savings in Alternative Fuel Sources
Less than 17% of Hospitals Demonstrate MU Stage 2 Capabilities, CMS Says
More scrutiny coming for Medicare Advantage, Obamacare
Alameda County (CA) seeks answers in $162 million hospital debt
$37 million: Amount Dignity Health will settle for overbilling Medicare, military health program
Court rules Westport doctor can be sued for HIPAA violation
GA health system eliminating 219 positions
Novant Health to cut pay for medical secretaries
November 4, 2014
OPPS 2015 Final Rule Detailed
The Impact of the ICD-10 Delays
Readmission Rates Can be Curbed by Longer LOS, Study Finds
US top court does not act yet on Obamacare subsidies challenge
Malpractice reform won't do much to reduce health spending
Hospitals could pay big if they don't lower infection rates
Predicting the role of healthcare CIOs in 2020
Can this doctor save US healthcare?
Emotion is not the best medicine, Ebola case further shows
Transportation troubles hinder care for healthcare superusers
November 3, 2014
The Indirect ROI of Retail and Wellness Models
NQF Wants Risk-Adjusted Outcomes, Costs, Payments
Behind CMS's $840M Move to Fix Physicians' Practices
Hospitals wrestle with extent of Ebola treatment
Kaci Hickox criticizes 'abundance Of politics' behind mandatory quarantines
NBC/WSJ poll: 71% back mandatory quarantines for Ebola health workers
MA, feds reach five-year, $41.4B healthcare accord
Defects found before debut of health insurance site for small businesses
Prescription drug overdoses burden hospitals, the economy
Dignity Health to pay $37 million to settle overbilling claims
Cleveland Clinic invests in 'functional medicine' to fix dysfunctions in healthcare