FinanceHospitals Still Lagging on Cost Transformation Measures
Health system executives have to pick up the pace on implementing effective cost transformation initiatives, according to a new survey...
FinanceUnitedHealth Posts Strong Q3 Earnings, Boosts Outlook
The Minnetonka, Minnesota-based insurer delivered another healthy quarterly earnings report, supported by year-over-year growth from revenues as well as earnings...
Proposal Would Require Drugmakers to Put Prices in Their TV Ads
The proposal calls for manufacturers to include the wholesale acquisition cost for drugs in television advertisements.
FinanceVerma Touts 1.5% Drop in Benchmark Premiums for 2019
The data on second-lowest-cost silver plans for next year come two weeks after HHS Secretary Alex Azar praised President Trump...
FinanceMarkets Take Biggest Hit Since February, Health Stocks Slide
Healthcare stocks were not immune from Wall Street's worst day since the period of high volatility earlier this year.
FinanceHow to Limit Waste in Hospital Supply Chains
Limiting waste of perishable supplies and other products reduces costs in a way that goes straight to the bottom line.
FinancePoint-of-Service Payment Pilot Will Give Patients 'Retail-Like Experience'
A new claims payment pilot focuses on giving consumers a retail-like payment experience, while reducing the burdensome administrative costs of...
FinanceNew Financial Leadership at UnityPoint - Des Moines
Mike Dewerff spoke to HealthLeaders about his new position in the system, and how to balance the needs of millennial...
FinanceFeds Settle Huge Whistleblower Suit Over Medicare Advantage Fraud
Medicare Advantage plans, which now enroll more than 1 in 3 seniors nationwide, have faced growing government scrutiny in recent...
StrategyFacing Crisis, Sloan Kettering Tells Exec to Hand Over Profits From Biotech
A vice president at Memorial Sloan Kettering received a stake of nearly $1.4 million in a biotech company for representing...
StrategyOSF Healthcare Prevails in 'Church Plan' ERISA Exemption Dispute
A judge rejected the former employees' claims that the 'church plans' ERISA exemption violates the Establishment Clause.
FinanceLifePoint Top Execs' Golden Parachutes Top $120M
Shareholders will consider the compensation packages on Oct. 29, when they vote on the proposed merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners.