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August 29, 2014
Report: Enrollees still face account problems on
More data to be withheld from database of physician payments
How you end up spending $800 million on
PA to expand Medicaid under Obamacare
August 28, 2014
Sharp HealthCare Leaves Pioneer ACO Program
CBO projects lower Medicare and Medicaid costs
3 ways insurers can discourage sick from enrolling
Sacramento group forms to oppose Tenet Hospitals' plan
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
Subpoenas issued in Maryland health exchange probe
10 ways to strengthen healthcare security
Study: Medicaid payouts for office visits may influence cancer screening
Doctors' pay: IN hospitals fighting to keep it under wraps
August 26, 2014
Docs Fret as HHS Addresses Malpractice Reporting 'Loopholes'
Could a wording 'glitch' doom Obama's healthcare law?
Medicare star ratings allow nursing homes to game the system
Doctors reiterate need for free medical clinic
Mayo offers at-home colon cancer test; stool sample goes in the mail
August 25, 2014
Hospitals look for new ways to collect unpaid medical bills
Patient worries emerge over chargemasters at Pittsburgh's regional hospitals
State sites outperform US marketplace in Affordable Care Act signups
Healthcare success causes MN clinic to close
Oregon sues Oracle, blaming tech giant for failed healthcare website
August 22, 2014
Apple steps up health push as it begins talks with insurers
Future of Obamacare enrollment assistance still being determined
Most insurance exchanges just got bigger. Covered California is getting smaller
Judge's ruling favors Globe in Steward complaint
Are your organization's medical records vulnerable to theft?
August 21, 2014
CA Powers Up $80M HIE to 'Create Value in the Data'
Report: 7M people can get Obamacare early
Aetna to shut down CarePass by the end of the year
Heartbleed not only reason for CHS breach
What it really means when doctors say they don't take insurance
90% of hospitals and clinics lose their patients' data
Californians favor tougher rules on health insurance rates, survey says
Healthcare giants battling for control of Pittsburgh's market
August 20, 2014
Cleveland Clinic Partners with North Shore-LIJ for Heart Care
Carondelet to Pay $35M to Settle Fraud Allegations
Citing threats from hackers, US won't release security details for federal health care website
Auditor says $93 million in Medi-Cal payments could be fraudulent
Patients gain, and maybe lose, as doctors consolidate
State board took action against Virginia hospital official
Sanford's Ghana ambition: 300 clinics in six years
Preventable hospital deaths after urological surgery rising: study
Cybersecurity: How involved should boards of directors be?
Simple measures made hospital patients 70% more likely to quit smoking
Nurse sues Thomas Memorial over vaccine policy
August 19, 2014
Consumerism Drives Healthcare Branding, Rebranding Efforts
HHS pressed on insurance discrimination claims
Medicare Advantage is more expensive, but it may be worth it
Hospitals reconsider charity for patients who decline health coverage
The trouble with trying to sign people up for health insurance when care is already free
August 18, 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
Pervasive Medicare fraud proves hard to stop
Opinion: Let's stop trying to force consumers to 'engage' with their healthcare
August 15, 2014
CFO Exchange: Top Revenue Growth Opportunities ID'd
Large Employers Trimming Healthcare Spending
Hospitals seek to help consumers with Obamacare premiums
FDA warns about fake Ebola drugs
How agents hunt for fraud in trove of Medicare data
About 400,000 in MA must seek new health plan
Analysis: CA's enrollment success is its greatest challenge
August 14, 2014
Report: Medicare agency not doing enough to stop duplicate audits
Solving a 2014 Obamacare problem pushes premium hikes in 2015
16% Of large employers plan to offer low-benefit 'skinny' plans despite ACA
Judge OKs IN fight against health insurance subsidies
August 13, 2014
FDA's Social Media Gambit 'A Long Shot,' Says Patient Advocate
Plan to reveal pharmaceutical payments to doctors hits snag
Drug discount program needs help, researchers say
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?
Obamacare premiums slated to rise by an average of 7.5%
Washington's $10 billion search for healthcare's next big ideas
Apple wants to be 'a hub of health data,' is in talks with top hospitals
Oracle fires back: Oregon Obamacare exchange
Device recall means tougher surgeries
Top doctors, dead or alive
August 11, 2014
Growing trend: Hospitals post procedure prices online
Study: Rejection of Medicaid expansion costing KS hospitals billions
Newly insured push up healthcare claims in NE, IA
August 8, 2014
EHR Adoption Slow, Information Exchange Lagging
Obamacare individual mandate isn't so much of a mandate
Obamacare creates 'upheaval' at free clinics
Steward balks at state record request
In ambitious bid, Walmart seeks foothold in primary care services
August 7, 2014
Feds stop public disclosure of many serious hospital errors
Simple EHR Function May Trigger Audits, Hospitalist Cautions
Suspicious prescriptions for HIV drugs abound in Medicare
States that accept healthcare law see fewer uninsured
A TN insurer uses its monopoly to deliver bargain premiums
Opinion: Can healthcare execs be security experts too?
August 6, 2014
CHS Cites 'Shifting' Standards in Fraud Allegation Settlement
2015 IPPS Final Rule Detailed
Groups call for delay in physician transparency database
Insurers launch huge health-records info exchange
Divide between red and blue states over healthcare deepens
When healthcare prices stop being hidden, and start getting real
Some CA hospitals, insurers disappointed in bundled payments
August 5, 2014
Data-Driven Tech Firms Target Consumer Engagement
FL Obamacare premiums to rise 13% on average
Statin guidelines change, but your doctor may not go along
The obscure drug with a growing Medicare tab
August 4, 2014
Business Roundup: Duke LifePoint Expands NC Footprint
$1,000 hepatitis pill shows why fixing health costs is so hard
Newly insured, many now face learning curve
CT hospital offers patient updates at your fingertips
SC hospitals, consumers caught in Obamacare tug-of-war
WI hospital rate increases complicated
August 1, 2014
2015 HIX Premium Hikes May Top 7%
Next Obamacare enrollment period faces bumps
Medicare drug premiums to rise for 2nd year
CA's Obamacare rates to rise average 4.2%
6 states, DC extending Medicaid pay raise next year to primary care doctors