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Tenet’s plan to buy back debt moves forward
Tenet Healthcare Corp. said Tuesday that a plan to rearrange its debt is moving on schedule. When the...
HCA 2Q up 3.9% on higher revenue, fewer bad-debt provisions
HCA Inc.'s second-quarter profit grew 3.9% as the hospital chain reported higher revenue and fewer bad-debt provisions...
Web Exclusive: The Great Deleveraging or Back to Basics?
The cause of recent problems in healthcare finance can't be explained simply by arguing that hospitals took on too much...
Looking for a break in the clouds
Despite tighter credit standards and the current economy, there is a decreased interest in debt among credit-worthy...
Web Exclusive: Receiverships: A Practical (and Perhaps Less Expensive) Alternative to Bankruptcy
As credit markets remain tight and more defaults by healthcare companies occur, secured creditors look for less...
Web Exclusive: Who Wants to Work Part Time?
The healthcare industry hasn't been immune to job market losses; during the past few months, the number of hospitals...
Tennessee hospitals feeling economic pinch, cut staff
Tennessee hospitals are feeling the effects of a slumping economy, forced into cutting staff, increasing charity care...
MA budget cuts threaten senior health services
More than 300 disabled senior citizens in Massachusetts will enter the new year on a waiting list for basic home care...
Detroit bailout plan puts retirees' heathcare at risk
Retirement healthcare for as many as three-quarters of a million Americans will be placed at high risk if conditions...
Web Exclusive: Glad To See You Go
The year 2008 was no fun for the folks who run finance operations at hospitals—or for much of anyone else. We're...
Webcast: Beyond ROI: Prove the Success of Your Marketing Efforts
Following proper guidelines for documentation and CPT code assignment for outpatient wound care is vital for...
Book: The Comprehensive Guide to Nursing Home Administration
Learn the nuts and bolts of how to be an effective SNF administrator. This book serves as your blueprint to managing...