Human ResourcesThe Lingering Impact of Pay Secrecy
Companies need to be careful with policies around sharing salary information.
Revenue CycleKey Metrics for Docs, Hospitals Near Pre-Pandemic Levels
Hospital margins remained narrow despite in May rising patient volumes.
FinancePhysician Comp Flat but Stable During Pandemic
Despite the upheaval caused by COVID-19, MGMA's annual compensation report reveals surprising findings.
StrategyTenet Workers Protest at Shareholders' Annual Meeting
The NUHW staged the protest to expose what it said were systemic safety issues affecting patients and staff at Fountain...
StrategyMGMA: The COVID Impact on Medical Practices
MGMA survey identified the top impacts the pandemic had on medical practices, including patient volumes, compensation, and costs.
Clinical CareLimited Progress in Increasing Proportion of Black Physicians for 120 Years
In addition to Black physicians being underrepresented, there is an income disparity between Black and White physicians, U.S. Census data...
FinanceHouse Delays Medicare 2% Sequester Cuts Through 2021
President Biden is expected to sign the bill, which has already cleared the Senate.
StrategyWhen Births Go Horribly Wrong, Florida Protects Doctors and Forces Families to Pay the Price
A Florida program designed to reduce doctors' malpractice bills strips families of their right to sue, offering instead a one-time...
Clinical CareDoctors Found Jet Fuel in Veteran's Lungs. He Can't Get Full Benefits.
A retired Army staff sergeant had suffered catastrophic lung damage from breathing incinerated waste burned in massive open-air pits and...
Covid-19CMS OKs Big Bump for COVID-19 Vaccine Payments
Medicare payments will increase from $28 to $40 for one-dose vaccines, and from $45 to $80 for two-dose vaccines, effective...
Covid-19Pandemic Aid Package Includes Relief From High Premiums
The bill would spend $34 billion to help Americans who buy insurance on the marketplaces created by the ACA through...
FinanceCapping Private Insurance Payouts to Medicare Rates Would Cut Healthcare Spending by $350B
However, hospitals, physicians and other providers would bear the brunt of the cuts.