FinanceNorth Dakota, Wyoming Had Highest Increase in Hospital Expenses Over Last Decade
Only Alaska and Maryland did not experience an increase in hospital expenses per visit.
FinanceAHA Says COVID-19-related Losses for Hospitals Will Surpass $200B
From March 1 through June 30, hospitals are projected to lose about $50 billion a month.
FinanceAmid Coronavirus Distress, Wealthy Hospitals Hoard Millions
Wealthy hospitals sitting on millions or even billions of dollars are in a competitive stampede against near-insolvent hospitals for the...
Finance97% of Physician Practices Take COVID-19 Financial Hit
Practices report a 60% average decrease in patient volume and a 55% average decrease in revenue since the beginning of...
Clinical CarePediatric Practices Struggle to Adapt and Survive Amid COVID-19
Across the U.S., thousands of pediatric practices that provide front-line care for the nation's children are struggling to adjust to...
FinanceA Quarter of Rural Hospitals at 'High Risk' of Closure, COVID-19 Likely to Make it Worse
More than 350 rural hospitals, accounting for $8.3 billion in total patient revenue, are at risk, according to a new...
FinanceVCU Health Halts 30-Year Campaign That Seized Patients' Wages, Put Liens On Homes
VCU Health pursued tens of thousands of patients over the years for overdue bills, sending many into bankruptcy.
FinanceSurvey: Millions of Americans Turn to Crowdfunding to Pay for Medical Expenses
As out-of-pocket healthcare costs continue to rise, Americans are looking for financial help from friends and strangers via online crowdfunding.
FinanceCoronavirus Could Disrupt U.S. Medical Supply Lines
For U.S. hospitals, an outbreak of the coronavirus would increase demand for services, but also increase costs.
Clinical CarePreeminent Hospitals Penalized Over Rates Of Patients' Injuries
CMS this week identified 786 hospitals that will receive lower payments for a year under the Hospital-Acquired Conditions Reduction Program.
FinanceFlexible Patient Financing is Now a Necessity
More patients are using their financial experience to make healthcare decisions, making financing programs a requirement of doing business.
InnovationDelivering Real-Time Analysis Is Top Tactical Challenge in Analytics, Healthcare Execs Say
Delivering timely analysis is important in healthcare generally and critically important in acute care.