StrategyUVA Health Will Wipe Out Tens of Thousands of Lawsuits Against Patients
The decision to wipe out liens that can drain home equity years after a hospital visit is extremely rare.
TelehealthTelehealth: How Asynchronous Communication Creates Provider Efficiencies
Presbyterian Healthcare Services reduces online "visits" to two minutes per encounter versus 15 to 18 minutes for real-time virtual visits.
StrategyThe FDA Seeks a New Way to Review Old Drugs Without Causing Prices to Soar
The departing Trump administration unexpectedly ended the FDA program that led to a price spike for colchicine and other older...
FinancePhysicians Collected More for Likely Surprise Bills Compared to Other Cases
The study found that more than $64 million of additional out-of-pocket payments are made each year to physicians providing emergency...
FinanceFitch Upgrades Sanford Health, Downgrades Summa Health
The ratings actions took place less than a week after Fitch revised its outlook for St. Cloud-based CentraCare Health from...
Revenue CycleQ&A: Business Associates and Subcontractors
You can avoid an added level of risk and liability if you hold your BAs accountable for proper vendor risk...
FinanceFitch: CentraCare Outlook Revised to Stable
The ratings agency also affirmed CentraCare's 'AA-' rating on $402 million of revenue bonds issued by the City of St....
Revenue CycleHer Doctor's Office Moved One Floor Up. Her Bill Was 10 Times Higher.
What had changed was how the hospital system classified the appointment for billing.
StrategyFitch: American Rescue Plan Helps Nonprofit Hospitals
ARP will bolster hospital margins by reducing the numbers of uninsured, which is a credit positive.
TechnologyTech Helps Reach High Utilizers to Lower ER Costs
Alaska's Mat-Su Health Foundation project provides a model that its proponents say can be replicated anywhere.
StrategyDemocrats Gave Americans a Big Boost Buying Health Insurance. It Didn't Come Cheap.
The only clear path to expanding health insurance remains yet more government subsidies for commercial health plans, which are the...
StrategyLots of Health Insurance Help in COVID Relief Law — But Do Your Homework First
These provisions will help Americans get or keep their health insurance and provide economic stability as the country emerges from...