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Milliman: Annual Healthcare Costs Doubled in Under Nine Years
In less than nine years healthcare costs have doubled for the average family of four covered by a preferred provider...
TX Children's hospitals face brunt of Medicaid cuts
When Steve Woerner, president/CEO of Driscoll Children's Hospital in Corpus Christi, looks at the budget state...
SC BlueCross: Rising premiums and pay
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, which has generated hundreds of millions of dollars in profits over the past...
Health Plan, Provider Partnerships May Trump ACOs
Accountable care organizations carry significant financial risks for providers. An integrated delivery system...
CHS Opens Another Defense of Medicare Admissions
In a letter to shareholders, Community Health Systems chief Wayne T. Smith defends his company's Medicare billing...
MA nurses set to strike as Tufts, union won't budge
Nurses at Tufts Medical Center moved closer to a strike yesterday, notifying administrators they will hit the picket...
Shortfall of HIT workers forecast
Hospitals and physicians face a mandate to switch to electronic medical records by 2014. The Recovery Act provided $49...
HMA Acquires Wuesthoff Health System for $145 Million
Health Management Associates, Inc. announced Tuesday that it will acquire the two-hospital, not-for-profit Wuesthoff...
CMS Releases SNF PPS Rates for Fiscal Year 2011
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released the SNF PPS rates for the 2011 fiscal year. The notice...
Not-For-Profit, Stand-Alone Hospitals See Improvement
After three years of decline, the nation’s stand-alone, not-for-profit hospitals stabilized balance sheets in...
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