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July 31, 2014
Obamacare dividends pile up for hospitals as patients pay
Hospitals Likely to Outsource ICD-10 at Launch
Senators Hear How Two-Midnight Rule Harms Patients, Hospitals
House approves bill overhauling VA healthcare
Poor planning and oversight led to Healthcare.gov flaws, GAO finds
Panel approves bill letting people keep old health insurance plans
5 reasons we can't predict the future of health costs
Humana shares fall as US health insurer cost worries grow
KY attorney general seeks to join Kosair Children's Hospital fight
July 30, 2014
Premium Subsidy Fight Creating Uncertainty for Hospitals, Health Plans
IOM Identifies GME Problems, Calls for Finance Changes
Appeals court rejects constitutional challenge to Obamacare
Almost no one wants the Obamacare employer mandate now: Here's why
A health trade-off that's here to stay: Lower cost, limited choice
Geisinger CEO to resign in 2015
Oregon looks at regulating insurer doctor networks
Health insurers' top lobbyist on Obamacare's next challenges
Jobs at risk as Mission Health eyes deep budget cuts
Healthcare security: CSOs needed
Some hospitals won't reveal how much they pay U.S. News for use of 'Best Hospitals' logo
July 29, 2014
Deal allots $17 billion for overhaul of VA healthcare system
Medicare Advantage Carriers See 'No Choice' But to Accept Cuts
Physicians to Appeal 'Docs v. Glocks' Ruling in FL
Medicare's hospital trust fund appears flush until 2030
Assurant Health to pay $30.8M in Obamacare rebates — most in nation
Health Policy Commission says discharge trends driving MA healthcare spending
Insecure communications costly for hospitals
Medical identity theft can threaten health
Two Kansas City area hospitals to be sold
Google's mixed messaging about its healthcare plans
Some FL doctors are refusing to accept Obamacare
July 28, 2014
After 6 weeks, finally a deal on VA healthcare
CA Fines 8 Hospitals for Medical Errors
As Medicare Advantage Cuts Loom, Disagreement Over Program's Stability
Costs of expanded audits aimed at Medicare fraud hit healthcare firms
High prices raise questions about hospitals' charity status
Obamacare architect provides fodder for court challenges
Other hospitals help Hopkins pay $190 million settlement
Sanford Health settles lawsuit alleging kickbacks to doctors
New pay model leads some physicians to leave Mercy
Hospital or hotel? New hospitals take cues from hospitality industry
July 25, 2014
Slideshow: Healthcare Leaders Name IT Spending Priorities
Roundtable: To Arrest HAIs, Culture Trumps Campaigns
Jurors find TX hospital chain owner guilty on all 15 counts
Invoking anti-fraud law, LA doctor gets rich
Opinion: Are patient privacy laws being misused to protect medical centers?
Health insurance: Clear as mud
July 24, 2014
Ascension, Carondelet to Partner with Tenet, Dignity Health
Two Americas on healthcare, and danger of further division
Mayo Clinic sees big future for personalized medicine
Uncompensated costs, regulations hurting rural KY hospitals
July 23, 2014
Rulings on health law are far from last word
Hospital rents 'innovation space' from healthcare accelerator
NC hospital leaders explore expansion strategy
Cardiologists sever ties with Mercy, head back to private practice
July 22, 2014
Contradictory Obamacare Rulings Issued by Appellate Courts
Roundtable: Life After a Healthcare Organization Acquisition
Whistleblower complaints about VA's problems bring retaliation, watchdog group alleges
Nurses shift, aiming for more time with patients
Accretive Health's new CEO says top job is financial restatement
NH hospitals form umbrella group to explore lowering costs
Burnout in the hospital: Why doctors are set up for stress
July 21, 2014
How a team of hospital doctors boosted hand washing, cut infections and created a culture of safety
University Hospitals, Aetna form accountable care organization (ACO) in Cleveland
50 years of health spending in one animated chart
July 18, 2014
Hospitals Seeking to Understand PPACA Impact Turn to Data
Medical Errors Third Leading Cause of Death, Senators Told
Pressure builds on Obama for decision on employer mandate
US is last in global healthcare rankings
Are hospitals responding to a health reform that hasn't happened yet?
Opinion: Don't rule out anything on Medicare
July 17, 2014
CareFirst Announces PCMH Program Results
Chronic Disease Care Costs Get Bipartisan Attention
New challenge for Obamacare: Enrollees don't understand their insurance plans
State health insurance exchanges limp toward relaunch
Insurer that fixed Obamacare benefits from business boom
LSU hospital privatization deals cost less than expected
Seton Medical Center workers seek to preserve jobs, services with sale of hospital
The case for concierge medicine
July 16, 2014
HCA boosts guidance as hospital chain's profit beats estimates
At NewYork-Presbyterian hospital, its ex-CEO finds lucrative work
An ER, not a hospital, is set to open at St. Vincent's site
Opinion: Nurses could manage chronic care on doctors' orders
Opinion: Kaiser's anemic new Oakland hospital leaves us a bit ill
July 15, 2014
Mayo Tops U.S. News Best Hospitals Rankings
Doctors find strategies to reduce medication errors among kids
Sunshine Act will reveal drug companies giving gifts to doctors
Opinion: When doctors commit suicide, it's often hushed up
Opinion: Why improving access to healthcare does not save money
July 14, 2014
Health care executives juggle dual responsibilities
Opinion: Getting sick of corporate medicine
July 11, 2014
ACGME Chief Sees 'Huge' Risk of Error in Proposed Assistant Physician Licensure
Will health reform bring new role, respect to primary care physicians?
Opinion: VA manufactured its own doctor shortage
July 10, 2014
CDC Expanding Quality of Care Efforts
Race is on to profit from rise of urgent care
NY awards $462M to help hospitals keep services
Meadowlands Hospital to eliminate 100 jobs, CEO letter says
July 9, 2014
Surgeon Breaks Through Boys' Club, Scales Olympic Heights
Former NYC hospital executive charged with $5.6 million painkiller theft
Tenet Healthcare to acquire Saint Mary's Hospital (CT)
Hopkins, hospital union agree to tentative deal on wage increases
July 8, 2014
2015 OPPS Proposed Rule Detailed
Critical Times for Small and Rural Hospitals
AL physicians form network to provide private care for state veterans
During natural disasters, hospitals must bounce back, health officials say
Allegheny Health Network, Johns Hopkins ink cancer deal
Boot camp for new doctors aims to prevent 'July effect'
AZ Supreme Court: Hospitals are subject to laws protecting vulnerable adults
July 7, 2014
Providence, Swedish Health Launch Employer-Driven ACO
Emergency Surgeries Drop with Insurance Expansion in MA
Fees Lurk in Health Plans' Shift to e-Payments
Drive-thru healthcare: How McDonald's inspired an urgent care gold rush
Opinion: The risks of hospital mergers
Doctors may soon be paid for not making you wait
Health Net vows to improve healthcare coverage, service
Triangle (NC) hospitals go Epic with multimillion-dollar software
Investments being made in rural healthcare in ND
Opinion: After Hobby Lobby—A single-payer healthcare solution?
Good Shepherd Hospital's $247 million makeover begins
Opinion: Google co-founders to healthcare—We're just not that into you
July 2, 2014
Hospitals Urged to Review Visitation Policies
Beaumont Health Clears Key Hurdles in Latest Merger Try
2 GA Healthcare Systems Ink Partnership Deal
Inspector General reports find problems with Obamacare eligibility
OR program allows mediation for medical errors instead of suing
Governor intervenes in Hopkins Hospital labor dispute
Opinion: Healthcare data analytics gone wrong
July 1, 2014
Infection Prevention Effort Targets Hospital Handshakes
Providers Blast CMS on Two-Midnight Rule
Can the Procter & Gamble CEO clean up the VA?
Washington and other states see new insurers on exchanges
UnitedHealth, an insurer switching roles, helps hospitals on Medicare billing
Many hospitals struggle to understand their own cost data
Cheaper premiums in 'copper' health plans mean higher costs to pay if you get sick
Opinion: What’s in a health economist's toolbox for controlling cost growth?