FinanceHeartbreaking Bills, Lawsuit and Bankruptcy — Even With Insurance
Financial fears reignited this year when Matthew Fentress' cardiologist suggested he undergo an ablation procedure to restore a normal heart...
StrategyAHA Asks Appeals Court to Reconsider Decision in Off-campus PBD Payment Cut Case
Notably, the reductions were not budget-neutral, meaning the savings were not redistributed within the OPPS.
StrategyJury Awards ER Docs $9.4M in Centene Breach of Contract Suit
Plaintiffs say the final award is expected to reach $13 million with attorneys' fees and interest. Centene said it will...
StrategySCOTUS Schedules ACA Oral Arguments for Nov. 10
The consolidated California v. Azar and Texas v. Azar will be heard one week after the presidential election, but a...
StrategyTrump Administration Healthcare Agenda Notches Key Wins in DC Appeals Court
The administration in July won three cases that are critical components of its sweeping healthcare reforms.
StrategyAzar Cheers Appeals Court Reversal on 340B Ruling
The ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia reverses a lower court that said HHS...
StrategyWith DACA Ruling, Did Supreme Court Grant Trump New Powers To Reshape Healthcare?
Trump could enact a policy, even one judged illegal by the courts, and the person who follows him into office...
FinanceTeamHealth Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over Hospital, ER Billing Fraud
The lawsuit was filed in the District Court for the Northern District of California late last week.
Covid-19Next Showdown in Congress: Protecting Workers vs. Protecting Employers in the Pandemic
The debate reflects a deepening schism between the major political parties, with Democrats focused on protecting lives and Republicans focused...
StrategyDOJ to SCOTUS: Scrap Entire ACA
The Trump administration argues in a Thursday filing that the entire ACA "must fall with the individual mandate."
StrategyCourt Upholds CMS' Hospital Price Transparency Final Rule
Trump claims "BIG VICTORY for patients." The plaintiffs, led by the American Hospital Association, will appeal the ruling.
StrategyAMA Lauds SCOTUS Ruling on DACA
The AMA had been opposed to the Trump administration's immigration action since 2017, according to the organization's president, Susan R....