FinanceAmid Discussions With Debt Holders, Quorum Health Delays 10-K Filing
Robert Fish, CEO of Quorum Health, said the company remains engaged with debt holders about a "potential recapitalization or financial...
FinanceHospital Finance Leaders Brace for Operational Issues Related to COVID-19
Beyond the immediate financial concerns, hospital CFOs must also figure out organizational issues spurred on by the coronavirus outbreak.
FinanceCOVID-19 Impact: S&P Revises Outlook for Nonprofit Acute Care Sector to Negative
The decision came less than a week after Moody's and Fitch both changed their outlooks for the healthcare sector.
FinanceHealthcare Benefit Costs Could Rise by 7% Because of COVID-19
Any increase related to the coronavirus outbreak will be on top of the 5% cost increase projected by employers for...
FinanceHHS Awards $100M to Health Centers to Prepare for COVID-19
The aid comes three weeks after President Donald Trump signed a $8.3 billion coronavirus funding package.
FinanceHealthcare GPO Cost Savings Top $34B
The Healthcare Supply Chain Association report, released during the COVID-19 outbreak, is proof that GPOs are "more important than ever."
FinanceNational Health Spending Growth Projected at 5.4% Annually through 2028
However, new estimates from federal actuaries do not project the cost implications of the coronavirus pandemic.
FinanceDespite Federal COVID-19 Stimulus, Many Hospitals Could Face Layoffs Within Two Months
Nearly all hospitals would lose an average of $2,800 per COVID-19 patient case if reimbursement rates aren't raised, according to...
FinanceNearly One-Fifth of Providers Dealing With Higher Medical Mask Prices
Still, more than 80% of providers reported having a plan to conserve medical masks, according to a recent survey.
FinanceRatings Agencies Change Healthcare Outlook to Negative Due to Coronavirus
Moody's and Fitch both changed their ratings for healthcare sectors from stable to negative.
FinanceCOVID-19 Outbreak Threatens Health Systems With New Financial Challenges
The rapid spread of coronavirus has U.S. hospitals faced with several issues related to operating margins, revenue collection, and reimbursement...
FinanceAlmost 66% of Consumers Would Struggle to Pay Deductible if They Contracted COVID-19
Just over one-third of Republicans stated that they are not concerned with the spread of the coronavirus.