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August 29, 2014
NFP Hospitals' Revenue Growth at 'All-Time Low'
More data to be withheld from database of physician payments
Freestanding ERs target suburbs, rural panel told
Patients tend to listen to doctor's orders
Why are there so few doctors in rural America?
Lodi Health to join Adventist Health
August 28, 2014
Sharp HealthCare Leaves Pioneer ACO Program
Acute Kidney Injury Gets New Focus
Insurers pay more tax on executive compensation under Obamacare
Sacramento group forms to oppose Tenet Hospitals' plan
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, Cadence Health finalize merger
Lake Shore (NY) hospital plans to stay open under its own management
Some St. Charles Parish, LA Hospital employees might not be rehired after merger
Hospitals' hand washing strategies effective in reducing patient infection rates
A hotline for end-of-life care
August 27, 2014
MA an Insurance Proving Ground for Providers
Targeting Self-Insured Populations
New head of is CT's Counihan
Nonprofit hospitals' 2013 revenue lowest since recession, report says
Twenty Obamacare contractors exceeded cost estimates, review finds
10 ways to strengthen healthcare security
Doctors' pay: IN hospitals fighting to keep it under wraps
August 26, 2014
Docs Fret as HHS Addresses Malpractice Reporting 'Loopholes'
NY ranks second for its number of doctors
Doctors reiterate need for free medical clinic
Novant Health exec pay jumps to $25.2M amid retirement-plan changes
Crittenden Regional Hospital to close next month
It helps to have a hospital room with a view
August 25, 2014
'Kafkaesque' Value System Unfairly Penalizes Doctor Pay
As investors buy struggling hospitals, big change comes to NJ healthcare
CHS breach a sign of healthcare's security illness
Healthcare success causes MN clinic to close
August 22, 2014
LSU sends collection letter to hospital manager
TJC Warns Hospitals of Deadly Medical Tubing Mistakes
Future of Obamacare enrollment assistance still being determined
Judge's ruling favors Globe in Steward complaint
Flint clinic offers holistic healthcare services
Layoffs at University Medical Center in NV called necessary, overdue
St. Luke's Health System (ID) may acquire Weiser hospital
Lies, damned lies, and medical science
August 21, 2014
Half of All Primary Care, Internal Medicine Jobs Unfilled in 2013
Aetna to shut down CarePass by the end of the year
90% of hospitals and clinics lose their patients' data
Healthcare giants battling for control of Pittsburgh's market
Here's how doctors may have saved Cincinnati firms $32M
August 20, 2014
Embattled NJ hospital appoints new CEO
Nurse sues Thomas Memorial over vaccine policy
August 19, 2014
Consumerism Drives Healthcare Branding, Rebranding Efforts
PA Ranks See 'Phenomenal Growth,' Lack of Diversity
Parkland hospital in trouble again for patient safety problems that could jeopardize its funding
In study, questions about who should perform in-office surgeries
New bill to give PA doctors protection from lawmakers
August 18, 2014
CHS Hacked, 4.5M Patient Records Compromised
Antibiotic Overuse a 'Huge Threat' to Patient Safety, Says CDC
Business Roundup: M&A Activity Down Slightly in First Half of 2014
Medicare to start paying doctors who coordinate needs of chronically ill patients
Government will withhold one-third of the records from database of physician payments
Healthcare chain's bid for 6 CA hospitals draws protest
OK's rural hospitals work to stay open, viable
Medicare ruling could mean $12 million hit to VT hospitals
Healthcare boosts Charlotte's economy as industry preps for change
August 15, 2014
New Goals, New Alliances
CFO Exchange: Top Revenue Growth Opportunities ID'd
Large Employers Trimming Healthcare Spending
How agents hunt for fraud in trove of Medicare data
Key takeaways from the Medicare trustees' report
Surgeons, physicians top CareerCast list of 10 best-paying jobs
WA gets $300,000 to train nurses as shortage gets more severe
Designing an upside-down, hurricane-proof hospital for New Orleans
August 14, 2014
HIEs Adding Data Analytics Capabilities
VA referrals to private doctors on rise
Nonprofit hospitals at a tipping point from mounting challenges
16% Of large employers plan to offer low-benefit 'skinny' plans despite ACA
Opinion: The best doctors money can buy?
'Patients' who act sick valuable as teaching tool
Practicing on patients
How healthcare costs gobbled up wages
Slideshow: Patient Experience Transformation—Engaged Patients, Measurable Standards
August 13, 2014
FDA's Social Media Gambit 'A Long Shot,' Says Patient Advocate
Plan to reveal pharmaceutical payments to doctors hits snag
Hospital CIO says health IT needs major rehab
5 trends driving Cincinnati's healthcare building boom
Health insurer Wellpoint changes name to Anthem
Silicon Valley startup launches self-insurance option for smaller firms
August 12, 2014
Medical Training Gets a Second Life
More Rankings, Less Value?
Report: Non-profit hospital CEOs still handsomely paid
Opinion: The need for nutrition education in med schools
The question doctors can't ask
Top doctors, dead or alive
August 11, 2014
VBP Program Impact, Incentives Questioned
6-System Partnership to Cover 9 in 10 WI Residents
Survey shows Twin Cities hospitals financially OK
With health law, ERs still packed
NJ state board approves sale of Saint Clare's to Prime Healthcare
Four things to know about the Hartford HealthCare-Anthem dispute
Former Hilton Head (SC) hospital executive pleads guilty to kickback scheme
Explaining hospitals' dismal hit rate on electronic records
August 8, 2014
Training Physicians for Empathy
EHR Adoption Slow, Information Exchange Lagging
Obama signs bill giving more than $16 billion to scandal-plagued VA
Doctors' 'conflict of interest' database gets delayed
Obamacare creates 'upheaval' at free clinics
Steward balks at state record request
In ambitious bid, Walmart seeks foothold in primary care services
Majority of doctors go digital
Fast track for primary care docs at one CA university
August 7, 2014
Simple EHR Function May Trigger Audits, Hospitalist Cautions
Interstate Medical Licensure Could Ease Physician Shortages
VA executive: Wait times can be fixed in 2 years
Maryland state works to reduce preventable hospitalizations
A junior doctor's salary
August 6, 2014
CHS Cites 'Shifting' Standards in Fraud Allegation Settlement
Ebola: CDC Briefs Clinicians; Hospitals Say They’re Ready
2015 IPPS Final Rule Detailed
Cerner to buy Siemens health data unit for $1.3 billion
Groups call for delay in physician transparency database
With funds for physician training set to expire, rural doctor shortage persists
'Cowboy' doctors could be a half-a-trillion-dollar American problem
August 5, 2014
Prosperous jobs for skilled healthcare managers heat up in LA
August 4, 2014
Business Roundup: Duke LifePoint Expands NC Footprint
Hospitals Prep for More Patients with Dementia
TARP for hospitals
Newly insured, many now face learning curve
New breastfeeding initiative changes some Philadelphia hospitals' policy
Hospital killing shows safety gap in mental health
Opinion: Jobs are growing. Healthcare is booming. So why are hospitals flat?
August 1, 2014
CMS Confirms ICD-10 Deadline
6 states, DC extending Medicaid pay raise next year to primary care doctors
Maybe there's not a doctor shortage, after all
UMass Memorial nurses protest staffing cuts with letter, rally