FinanceNot-for-Profit Operating Margins Continue to Decline
Operating margins for systems and hospitals continued to decline due to increasing expense pressures as well as slowing net patient...
FinanceChanges Needed to Stark Law, House Members Told
The law against physician self-referral needs to be updated, but there was disagreement on how much reform needs to occur.
FinanceJudge Dismisses California's Lawsuit Over Halted Cost-Sharing Payments
The plaintiffs had sought to keep their legal options open in case the White House moves to ban 'silver-loading.'
FinanceHospitals Vow to Refile After 340B Suit Rejected on Appeal
An appellate court decision dealt a major setback to hospitals unhappy with planned cuts to the Medicare drug reimbursement program.
FinanceStates Suing Over Halted CSR Payments Ask to Put Case On Hold
In case the federal government moves to ban 'silver-loading,' the plaintiffs are trying to keep their legal options open.
FinanceUnitedHealth Sees Earnings Increase 13% in Q2
The insurer saw solid year-over-year growth in a variety of aspects, leading the company to raise its outlook for net...
FinanceRetaining Medicare Payments Requires MEC and Front-End Policies
Coverage policies from Medicare are increasing in number and complexity. Now is the time to implement preservice coverage analysis teams...