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July 22, 2014
Contradictory Obamacare Rulings Issued by Appellate Courts
CVS Ramps Up Retail Clinics with Provider Affiliations
Opinion: Will hospitals' higher facility fees survive health reform?
Hospital chain owner's trial expected to include billing audit
July 21, 2014
AL Hospitals Taking Hit
Hospitals see troubles in red states that snubbed Obamacare's Medicaid deal
50 years of health spending in one animated chart
July 18, 2014
Hospitals Seeking to Understand PPACA Impact Turn to Data
Insurers in US territories get Obamacare exemptions
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
What if healthcare spending doesn't destroy America?
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
Specialty care is a challenge in some ACA plans
LSU hospital privatization deals cost less than expected
The case for concierge medicine
July 16, 2014
HCA boosts guidance as hospital chain's profit beats estimates
CHI Launches Prominence Health Subsidiary
OPPS Proposal Calls for Colonoscopy Complication Reporting
Budget office lowers its estimate on federal spending for healthcare
Hospitals face major government crackdown for injuring patients
The Obamacare surge? No sign of pent-up doctor demand yet
TX sees increased Medicaid signups
CT coding issues not expected to affect Maryland health exchange
July 15, 2014
Docs, Specialists ID Proposed Payment Fee Concerns
Narrow Provider Networks Set to Spread
The doctor will click on you now, but can she feel your pain in an e-Visit?
IBC touts positve results from ACO payment model
Opinion: Why improving access to healthcare does not save money
July 14, 2014
MSSP Program May Add New Quality Measures
Hospitals continue to shut down in rural America
AZ unpaid hospital bills drop after Medicaid expansion
July 11, 2014
Uninsured rate sinks to record low
It looks like Obamacare patients can see their doctors, after all
Will health reform bring new role, respect to primary care physicians?
Did health insurance premiums jump 50 percent because of Obamacare?
OIG report: Medicare made $1.7B in 'questionable' payments
New MA health insurance website passes key test
MI reached its health insurance enrollment goals 8 months early
VT lawmakers approve health care rules
July 10, 2014
Anthem Blue Cross faces another suit over Obamacare doctor networks
July 9, 2014
UnitedHealth: New doctor payment plan cut cancer care costs
In TN, limited patient options bring some of cheapest premiums
July 8, 2014
2015 OPPS Proposed Rule Detailed
Obamacare's next threat: A September surprise
Opinion: Fixed nurse-patient ratios are needed in more than just the ICU
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
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?
Opinion: Google co-founders to healthcare—We're just not that into you
July 2, 2014
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
VA hospital claims turn-around on wait times
July 1, 2014
Infection Prevention Effort Targets Hospital Handshakes
Providers Blast CMS on Two-Midnight Rule
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
Big data helps insurer pinpoint at-risk patients
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?