- Philip Betbeze, April 19, 2018
A UPMC program that helps patients "prehabilitate" in preparation for elective surgery is helping reduce postoperative mortality, complications, readmissions, and longer ICU stays.
- Philip Betbeze, April 12, 2018
By combining their self-insured plans for a third-party administrator bid, the health systems hope to reduce administrative costs, but that's just the beginning.
- Steven Porter, March 5, 2018
Executives at loggerheads over who would lead, questions from the North Carolina attorney general, and other business opportunities all contributed to the noise around the since-suspended merger discussions.
- John Commins, April 6, 2018
The American Hospital Association says the recommendation comes as hospitals are already grappling with record-low negative Medicare margins for services.
- Philip Betbeze, April 5, 2018
Direct contracting deals between hospitals and health systems and employers are becoming more attractive as employers become more sophisticated about where the costs lie in healthcare.